Real estate broker; definition. (SB358)

Introduced By

Sen. Schuyler VanValkenburg (D-Henrico)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; definition of a real estate broker. Adds to the definition of "real estate broker" any individual or business entity who sells or offers to sell, buys or offers to buy, negotiates, or otherwise deals in real estate contracts, including assignable contracts, on two or more occasions in any 12-month period for compensation or valuable consideration. The bill contains technical amendments and is identical to HB 917. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24104480D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/17/2024Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/17/2024Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2024Read second time
01/22/2024Reading of amendments waived
01/22/2024Committee amendments agreed to
01/22/2024Engrossed by Senate as amended SB358E
01/22/2024Printed as engrossed 24104480D-E
01/23/2024Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB358E)
02/13/2024Placed on Calendar
02/13/2024Read first time
02/13/2024Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/15/2024Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2024Read second time
02/20/2024Read third time
02/20/2024Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/20/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2024Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB358ER)
02/26/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB358ER)
02/26/2024Signed by Speaker
02/29/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/08/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 621 (effective 7/1/24)

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