Guardianship and conservatorship petitions; identifying characteristics of the respondent. (HB304)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Guardianship and conservatorship petitions; identifying characteristics of the respondent. Adds certain identifying characteristics of the respondent to the content requirements of a petition for the appointment of a guardian, a conservator, or both if such petition contains a statement that the respondent is a threat of harm to himself or others. The bill further requires that such identifying characteristics be included in the information sent to the Criminal Records Exchange by the clerk if such a statement is included in the petition. Read the Bill »


12/04/2020: Failed to Pass in Committee


12/31/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102663D
12/31/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2020Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/24/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB304)
01/29/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
02/05/2020Committee substitute printed 20107204D-H1
02/05/2020Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Read first time
02/07/2020Read second time
02/07/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107204D-H1
02/07/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB304H1
02/10/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/12/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB304H1)
02/19/2020Continued to 2021 in Judiciary (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/04/2020Left in Judiciary