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HB 594

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 06, 2020
  • Passed House Feb 07, 2020
  • Passed Senate Feb 24, 2020
  • Governor

Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; security deposits, timing of application.

Abstract

Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; return of security deposit. Requires the landlord to return the tenant's security deposit, minus any deductions or charges, within 45 days of the termination of the tenancy or the date the tenant vacates the dwelling unit, whichever occurs last. Under current law, the 45-day period to return the security deposit begins on the date of the termination of the tenancy. This bill is identical to SB 388.

Bill Sponsors (4)

Jeffrey M. Bourne

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 71
Primary

Lamont Bagby

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 74
Cosponsor

Jerrauld C. "Jay" Jones

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 89
Cosponsor

Paul E. Krizek

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 44
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Mar 18, 2020

Office of the Governor

Approved by Governor-Chapter 384 (effective 7/1/20)

Mar 06, 2020

House

Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 6, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020

Feb 27, 2020

House

Signed by Speaker

Senate

Signed by President

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB594ER)

House

Enrolled

Feb 24, 2020

Senate

Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

Senate

Read third time

Feb 21, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N)

Feb 19, 2020

Senate

Reported from General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N)

Feb 10, 2020

Senate

Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Feb 07, 2020

House

VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N)

House

Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)

Feb 06, 2020

House

Read second time and engrossed

Feb 05, 2020

House

Read first time

Feb 04, 2020

House

Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N)

Jan 30, 2020

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)

Jan 20, 2020

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB594)

Jan 15, 2020

House

Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection

Jan 06, 2020

House

Referred to Committee on General Laws

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101456D

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Impact statement from DPB (HB594) HTML
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB594ER) HTML
Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0384) HTML

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