Bill Text: VA SB71 | 2018 | Regular Session | Chaptered

Bill Title: Service of process; domestic limited liability company.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2018-03-23 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0475) [SB71 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2018-SB71-Chaptered.html

An Act to amend and reenact §8.01-299 of the Code of Virginia, relating to service of process on domestic limited liability company.
[S 71]
Approved March 23, 2018


Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That §8.01-299 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§8.01-299. How process served on domestic corporations and limited liability companies generally.

Except as prescribed in §8.01-300 as to municipal and quasi-governmental corporations, and subject to §8.01-286.1, process may be served on a corporation or limited liability company created by the laws of the Commonwealth as follows:

1. By personal service on any officer, director, or registered agent of such corporation or on the registered agent of such limited liability company;

2. By substituted service on stock corporations in accordance with §13.1-637 and, on nonstock corporations in accordance with §13.1-836, and on limited liability companies in accordance with §13.1-1018; or

3. If the registered address of the registered office of the corporation or limited liability company is a single-family residential dwelling, by substituted service on the registered agent of the corporation or limited liability company in the manner of provided by subdivision 2 of §8.01-296.