Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures for buyer to beware, mold. (HB1824)

Introduced By

Del. Alex Askew (D-Virginia Beach) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond), Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City), Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; disclosures for a buyer to beware; mold. Adds to the provision of the required disclosure statement directing a buyer to beware and exercise necessary due diligence with respect to determining the condition of real property or any improvements thereon a provision advising the buyer to obtain a mold assessment conducted by a business that follows the guidelines provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Read the Bill »


02/25/2021: signed by governor


01/06/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101680D
01/06/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/12/2021Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
01/13/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1824)
01/14/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/14/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 2-N)
01/14/2021House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/19/2021Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2021Committee substitute printed 21103020D-H1
01/20/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1824H1)
01/20/2021Read first time
01/21/2021Read second time
01/21/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103020D-H1
01/21/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1824H1
01/22/2021Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/22/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2021Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2021Read third time
02/15/2021Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1824ER)
02/17/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1824ER)
02/17/2021Signed by President
02/18/2021Signed by Speaker
02/19/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 19, 2021
02/19/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., February 26, 2021
02/25/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 10 (effective 7/1/21)
02/25/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0010)