Wrongful death; beneficiaries. (HB2190)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Wrongful death beneficiaries. Provides that an award in a wrongful death action, where there is no surviving spouse of the decedent, children of the decedent, or children of a deceased child of the decedent, shall be distributed to the parents, brothers and sisters of the decedent, and any other relative who is primarily dependent on the decedent for support or services and is also a member of the same household as the decedent. Read the Bill »

Status

03/31/2021: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100833D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2021Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/22/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/27/2021Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2021Read first time
01/29/2021Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2021Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/01/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2021Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Judiciary (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2021Assigned Judiciary sub: Civil Law
02/16/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/17/2021Committee substitute printed 21104456D-S1
02/17/2021Reported from Judiciary with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N)
02/22/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21204456D-S1
02/22/2021Read third time
02/22/2021Reading of substitute waived
02/22/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21104456D-S1
02/22/2021Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2190S1
02/22/2021Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/2021Placed on Calendar
02/23/2021Senate substitute agreed to by House 21104456D-S1 (96-Y 0-N)
02/23/2021VOTE: Adoption (96-Y 0-N)
02/25/2021Enrolled
02/25/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2190ER)
02/25/2021Signed by President
02/26/2021Signed by Speaker
03/01/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 1, 2021
03/01/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/31/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 488 (effective 7/1/21)
03/31/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0488)

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