Circuit court clerks; fees collected for recording and indexing. (SB938)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Fees collected by circuit court clerks for recording and indexing; use of fee in preserving permanent records of the circuit courts. Increases by $2 the fees for the recording and indexing of certain documents. The bill further increases from $1.50 to $3.50 the portion of the recording and indexing fee collected by circuit court clerks that is designated for use in preserving the permanent records of the circuit courts. This bill is identical to HB 306. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2020Presented and ordered printed 20102909D
01/13/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/05/2020Reported from Judiciary (8-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2020Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Placed on Calendar
02/14/2020Read first time
02/14/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2020Reported from Courts of Justice (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB938)
02/21/2020Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Read second time
02/26/2020Read third time
02/26/2020Passed House (85-Y 13-N)
02/26/2020VOTE: Passage (85-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB938ER)
03/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB938ER)
03/05/2020Signed by President
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/06/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 653 (effective 7/1/20)
04/06/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0653)