Attorneys; examinations and issuance of licenses, requirements. (HB117)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Attorneys; examinations and issuance of licenses; requirements. Requires, before an applicant is permitted to take the Virginia bar exam, that the applicant furnish to the Board of Bar Examiners satisfactory evidence that he has satisfactorily completed legal studies amounting to at least five semesters, or the equivalent of at least five semesters on a system other than a semester system, of full-time study at a law school approved by the American Bar Association or the Board of Bar Examiners. Under current law, an applicant is required to have completed all degree requirements of such law school. Read the Bill »


01/07/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the General Laws Committee


01/07/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103824D
01/07/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws

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