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COURTS OF RECORD

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Administrative Process Act; judicial review. Amending  2.2-4026. (Patron-Janis, HB 1752 (F))
Certified public accountants; allowed to audit money held by clerks of court. Amending  8.01-600, 15.2-2511, 17.1-211 and 30-134. (Patron-Mims, SB 828 (F))
Circuit court; chief judge to sign order of appointment. Amending 17.1-501. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2533 (Chapter 183))
Circuit court cases; may appeal on speedy trial grounds. Amending 19.2-398. (Patron-Moran, HB 2778 (I) See HB1977)
Circuit court clerks; funding for additional deputies. Amending 17.1-507. (Patron-Marrs, HB 510 (CD))
Circuit courts; creates single form of pleading for civil actions. Amending  1-13.23:1, 3.1-358, 3.1-389, 8.01-2, 8.01-23, 8.01-33, 8.01-272, 8.01-282, 8.01-283, 8.01-331, 8.01-336, 8.01-426, 8.01-670, 9.1-406, 15.2-4119, 16.1-296, 17.1-124, 17.1-131, 17.1-213, 17.1-240, 17.1-249, 17.1-275, 17.1-278, 17.1-279, 17.1-513, 17.1-520, 18.2-500, 18.2-507, 19.2-385, 19.2-386.13, 20-96, 26-21, 26-29, 31-8.1, 40.1-49.4, 43-62, 51.5-46, 53.1-70, 55-19, 55-277, 56-521, 56-522, 57-9, 57-16, 58.1-1727, 64.1-106 and 64.1-179; repealing  8.01-270 and 8.01-284. (Patron-Norment, SB 1118 (Chapter 681))
Circuit courts; dismissal of warrants, etc., pretrial appeal in felony case may be taken by State. Amending  19.2-266.2 and 19.2-398. (Patron-Janis, HB 1977 (Chapter 622))
Civil cases; imposition of additional fee for courthouse construction. Amending  17.1-281. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2768 (F))
Civil cases; removal and appeals to circuit court. Amending 16.1-114.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 1583 (F))
Commissioners in chancery; allowed to be appointed in circuit court cases, including uncontested divorce cases. Amending 8.01-607, 25.1-241, 56-522 and 58.1-3969. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2583 (Chapter 885))
Court costs; clarifies what is taxable. Amending  17.1-626. (Patron-Mims, SB 830 (F))
Courtrooms; chief judges in certain localities may designate as civil or criminal. Amending  17.1-113, 17.1-114 and 17.1-121. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1994 (Chapter 389))
Criminal Sentencing Commission; change in membership, and compensation for members. Amending  17.1-802. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2649 (Chapter 596))
Defendant in circuit court; counsel may provide with presentence report. Amending  19.2-299. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2647 (Chapter 188); Norment, SB 910 (Chapter 219))
District and circuit courts; jurisdiction lying over waterways does not apply to City of Richmond. Amending  16.1-69.29 and 17.1-516. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2527 (Chapter 114); Rerras, SB 1180 (Chapter 45))
Fees; additional collection in civil cases to be deposited into criminal fund. Amending  17.1-278. (Patron-Marrs, HB 2208 (F))
Fees; fixed cost for court copies needed by low-income persons. Amending  16.1-69.48:2, 17.1-275, 17.1-328 and 17.1-418. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1959 (F))
Fees; use of those collected by clerks of circuit courts for office expenses. Amending 17.1-275. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1706 (Chapter 373); Carrico, HB 1894 (I) See HB1706)
Judge; election in circuit court, and election of Attorney General. (Patron-Kilgore, HJR 845 (P))
Judge; nomination for election to circuit court. (Patron-Kilgore, HR 38 (P); Stolle, SR 25 (P); Stolle, SR 39 (P))
Judge; nomination for election to Court of Appeals. (Patron-Stolle, SR 19 (P))
Judge; nomination for election to general district court. (Patron-Stolle, SR 40 (P))
Judges; election in circuit court, general district court, juvenile and domestic relations district court, and members of Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission. (Patron-Kilgore, HJR 1019 (P))
Judges; election in Court of Appeals, circuit court, general district court, juvenile and domestic relations district court, and Auditor of Public Accounts. (Patron-Kilgore, HJR 767 (P))
Judges; new circuit court judgeship created in 28th Judicial Circuit. Amending  17.1-507. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 2662 (Chapter 190); Stolle, SB 1167 (Chapter 231))
Judges; nominations for election to circuit court. (Patron-Kilgore, HR 32 (P); Kilgore, HR 43 (P); Stolle, SR 20 (P); Stolle, SR 29 (P))
Judges; nominations for election to Court of Appeals. (Patron-Kilgore, HR 31 (P))
Judges; prohibits suggesting replacement to preside at trial. Amending  17.1-105. (Patron-Cox, HB 1970 (F))
Judgment; circuit courts to exercise personal jurisdiction over officials from other states. Amending  8.01-184.1. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2094 (Chapter 800); Mims, SB 888 (Chapter 736))
Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission; adopted rules to afford judge due process protections. Amending  17.1-902. (Patron-Joannou, HB 2825 (F))
Jurors; compensation of those serving in courts of record to be paid in cash or by electronic transfer. Amending  17.1-619 and 17.1-623. (Patron-Brink, HB 2287 (Chapter 173))
Juveniles; attorney may appeal to circuit court if released. Amending  16.1-248.1. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2650 (Chapter 647))
Land records; penalty for providing remote access without written certification of compatibility. Amending  17.1-279. (Patron-Nixon, HB 1389 (CD))
Marriage, foreign; requirements for parties petitioning circuit court. Adding  20-90.1. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 978 (F))
Offices of Clerks of Circuit Courts, Commission on; created, reports. Adding  30-266. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1707 (F))
Post-trial relief; provided for those who did not receive notification of final order. Amending  8.01-428. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 790 (Chapter 333))
Retired judges; increases daily allowance. Amending  17.1-327. (Patron-Reese, HB 1578 (F))
Retired or former justices and judges; restrictions. Adding 17.1-102.1. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1774 (F))
Sentencing guidelines; modification for use of methamphetamine. Adding  17.1-807. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 484 (CD); Obenshain, SB 1124 (F))
Service of process; allows plaintiff in circuit court cases to ask defendant for waiver. Amending  8.01-285, 8.01-296, 8.01-299, 8.01-301, 8.01-303 through 8.01-306 and 8.01-320; adding 8.01-286.1. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 1123 (Chapter 866))
Supreme Court; designation of judges to serve on appeal panels. Amending  17.1-300. (Patron-Stolle, SB 610 (CD))
Supreme Court; qualifications of Executive Secretary to be prescribed by justices thereof. Amending  17.1-314. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1341 (Chapter 237))
Technology Trust Fund Fee; no transfers out of fund, exception. Amending  17.1-279. (Patron-Norment, SB 902 (Chapter 738))
Wetlands; Water Control Board to maintain and update maps for each locality and record copy in land records of circuit court. Amending  62.1-44.15:01. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2645 (Chapter 478))
2005 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 06/23/05