Guardianship and conservatorship; notice of hearing, cross-petitions. (HB1212)

Introduced By

Del. Jackie Glass (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patrons Del. Michelle Maldonado (D-Manassas), and Irene Shin (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Guardianship and conservatorship; notice of hearing. Requires the notice of hearing for a guardianship or conservatorship petition to include a notice that any adult individual or entity whose name and post office address appears in the initial petition for appointment may become a party to the action by filing a pleading with the circuit court in which the guardianship or conservatorship proceeding is pending. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/18/2022Presented and ordered printed 22101034D
01/18/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
01/31/2022House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 1-N)
02/07/2022Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2022Committee substitute printed 22105682D-H1
02/09/2022Read first time
02/10/2022Read second time
02/10/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22105682D-H1
02/10/2022Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1212H1
02/11/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2022VOTE: Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2022Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/28/2022Reported from Judiciary with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2022Passed by temporarily
03/02/2022Read third time
03/02/2022Reading of amendments waived
03/02/2022Committee amendments agreed to
03/02/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/02/2022Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2022Senate amendments agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
03/04/2022VOTE: Adoption (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1212ER)
03/09/2022Signed by Speaker
03/10/2022Signed by President
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/08/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 278 (effective 7/1/22)
04/08/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0278)

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