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VAHB2007IntroEviction; writs of possession and eviction. Changes the terminology from writ of possession to writ of eviction for the writ executed by a sheriff to recover real property pursuant to an order of possession. The bill specifies that an order of posses...
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2019-01-15
Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
VAHB2323IntroClerks; refusal to record certain liens or encumbrances. Provides that a clerk may refuse to record a lien or encumbrance filed by a person previously convicted of filing a false lien or encumbrance, provided that such lien or encumbrance to be recor...
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2019-01-15
[Hearing: Jan 16]
To House Courts: Subcommittee #2
VAHB2651IntroVirginia Prevention of Sex Trafficking Fund; fees for offenses related to sex trafficking. Establishes the Virginia Prevention of Sex Trafficking Fund to be administered by the Department of Criminal Justice Services for the purpose of promoting awar...
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2019-01-15
[Hearing: Jan 16]
To House Courts: Subcommittee #1
VAHB2058IntroRemote access to land records; fee; Department of General Services. Exempts the Department of General Services from paying the fee for remote access to land records.
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2019-01-14
[Hearing: Jan 17]
To House General Laws: Subcommittee #1
VAHB1933IntroMedical and mental health treatment of prisoners incapable of giving consent. Establishes a process for the sheriff or administrator in charge of a local or regional correctional facility to petition a court to authorize medical or mental health trea...
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2019-01-14
Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
VAHB1944IntroCivil actions; determination of indigency. Sets out the factors to be considered by the court in its determination of a person's indigency for the purpose of not being required to pay fees or costs in a civil action. The bill also provides that a per...
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2019-01-10
To House Courts: Subcommittee #2
VAHB2554IntroDiscretionary sentencing guideline midpoints; act of domestic terrorism enhancement. Provides that in addition to any increase in the midpoint of an initial recommended sentencing range already calculated for a defendant's criminal history, a defenda...
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2019-01-09
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2586IntroProstitution and sex trafficking; offenses involving a minor; penalties. Provides that any person who commits an act of aiding prostitution or illicit sexual intercourse or using a vehicle to promote prostitution or unlawful sexual intercourse, when ...
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2019-01-09
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VASB1603IntroHuman trafficking; prevention and awareness; offenses Human trafficking; prevention and awareness; offenses related to prostitution and human trafficking; penalties. Provides that any person who commits an act of aiding prostitution or illicit sexual...
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2019-01-09
[Hearing: Jan 16]
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VASB1641IntroDriver privilege cards; penalty.
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2019-01-09
To Senate Transportation Committee
VAHB2235IntroProtective orders; issuance upon convictions for certain felonies; penalty. Authorizes a court to issue a protective order upon convicting a defendant for a felony offense of (i) violating a protective order, (ii) homicide, (iii) kidnapping, (iv) ass...
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2019-01-08
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VASB1448IntroEviction; writs of possession and eviction. Changes the terminology from writ of possession to writ of eviction for the writ executed by a sheriff to recover real property pursuant to an order of possession. The bill specifies that an order of posses...
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2019-01-08
To Senate General Laws and Technology Committee
VASB1441IntroVirginia Board for Court Reporters. Creates the Virginia Board for Court Reporters (the Board) as an independent board to regulate court reporting services in the state. Beginning July 1, 2020, no person may engage in or offer to engage in work as a ...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VASB1542IntroCivil actions; determination of indigency. Sets out the factors to be considered by the court in its determination of a person's indigency for the purpose of not being required to pay fees or costs in a civil action. The bill also provides that a per...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2025IntroDriver privilege cards; penalty. Authorizes the Driver privilege cards; penalty. Authorizes the issuance of new driver privilege cards by the Department of Motor Vehicles to an applicant who (i) has reported income from Virginia sources on an individ...
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2019-01-07
To House Transportation Committee
VAHB2087IntroProstitution-related crimes; minors; penalties. Increases from a Class 1 misdemeanor to a Class 6 felony the penalties for the following crimes if a minor is involved: (i) keeping, residing in, or visiting a bawdy place; (ii) aiding prostitution; and...
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2019-01-07
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1843IntroDriver privilege cards; penalty. Authorizes the issuance of new driver Driver privilege cards; penalty. Authorizes the issuance of new driver privilege cards by the Department of Motor Vehicles to an applicant who (i) has reported income from Virgini...
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2019-01-02
To House Transportation Committee
VASB952IntroProtective orders; issuance upon convictions for certain felonies; penalty. Authorizes a court to issue a protective order upon convicting a defendant for a felony offense of (i) violating a protective order, (ii) homicide set forth in Article 1 (&se...
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2018-11-30
To Senate Finance Committee
VASB980EngrossCreating a statewide e-filing system for civil case filings. Provides that, except as otherwise provided by law, beginning July 1, 2019, no petition, pleading, motion, order, or decree filed in a civil case in a circuit court, including any agreement...
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2018-11-30
To House Courts of Justice Committee
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