Judges, substitute; powers and duties, entry of a final order. (HB1630)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Substitute judges; powers and duties; entry of a final order. Provides that a substitute judge has the power to enter a final order in any case heard by the substitute judge for a period of 14 days after the date of a hearing of such case. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


10/29/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100888D
10/29/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/07/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #3
01/28/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 0-N)
01/30/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/04/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB1630E
02/04/2019Printed as engrossed 19100888D-E
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2019Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice with letter (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)