Libraries; assessment for costs in civil actions, disbursement for law libraries. (HB13)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Anderson (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Libraries; assessment for costs in civil actions; disbursement for law libraries. Increases from $4 to $7 the maximum assessment a county, city, or town may make as part of the costs incident to each civil action filed in the courts located within its boundaries. Such funds are disbursed by a locality's governing body for the establishment, use, and maintenance of its law library. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/17/2021Referred to Committee for laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
12/17/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101325D
12/17/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/03/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #3
02/04/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 2-N)
02/07/2022Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (10-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)