Notaries; qualifications. (SB1782)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Notaries; qualifications. Prohibits a person who has been convicted of a felony offense of (a) fraud or misrepresentation or (b) robbery, extortion, burglary, larceny, embezzlement, fraudulent conversion, perjury, bribery, treason, or racketeering from qualifying to be a notary, regardless of whether his civil rights have been restored. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2019Presented and ordered printed 19103645D
01/18/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1782)
01/28/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Committee substitute printed 19105501D-S1
01/29/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1782S1)
01/29/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Read second time
01/30/2019Reading of substitute waived
01/30/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105501D-S1
01/30/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1782S1
01/31/2019Floor substitute printed 19106285D-S2 (Obenshain)
01/31/2019Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Committee substitute reconsidered (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Committee substitute rejected 19105501D-S1
01/31/2019Reading of substitute waived
01/31/2019Substitute by Senator Obenshain agreed to 19106285D-S2
01/31/2019Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1782S2
01/31/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1782S2)
02/04/2019Placed on Calendar
02/04/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
02/11/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/15/2019Reported from Courts of Justice (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Read second time
02/20/2019Read third time
02/20/2019Passed House (87-Y 12-N)
02/20/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (87-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1782ER)
02/23/2019Signed by President
02/23/2019Signed by Speaker
02/25/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1782ER)
03/04/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 4, 2019
03/04/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/25/2019G Vetoed by Governor
04/03/2019Motion to pass in enrolled form rejected (20-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2019Requires 2/3 affirmative votes to pass in enrolled form