HB 2497 VA. Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; security deposit & interest.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; security deposits and interest thereon. Clarifies that the amount of the security deposit plus interest owed by a landlord to a tenant shall be offset by any amount due the landlord from the tenant. The bill also sets out a schedule of the interest rates since July 1975 to make it easier for landlords to calculate interest owed on security deposits.

Full text:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 030867736  pdf
01/28/03  House: Printed as engrossed 030867736-E  pdf
02/25/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2497ER)  pdf
03/26/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0438)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 030867736
01/08/03  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/03  House: Referred from Courts of Justice by voice vote
01/13/03  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/03  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 1
01/23/03  House: Reported from General Laws with amds (22-Y 0-N)
01/27/03  House: Read first time
01/28/03  House: Read second time
01/28/03  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/28/03  House: Engrossed by House as amended
01/28/03  House: Printed as engrossed 030867736-E
01/29/03  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/29/03  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
01/29/03  House: Communicated to Senate
01/30/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/03  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/05/03  Senate: Pursuant to S. Rule 20(j), rerefer. by C.J. (13-Y 0-N)
02/05/03  Senate: Rereferred to General Laws
02/12/03  Senate: Reported from General Laws (15-Y 0-N)
02/14/03  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (37-Y 0-N)
02/14/03  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (37-Y 0-N)
02/17/03  Senate: Read third time
02/17/03  Senate: Passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
02/17/03  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (37-Y 0-N)
02/25/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2497ER)
02/26/03  House: Enrolled
02/26/03  House: Signed by Speaker
02/27/03  Senate: Signed by President
03/16/03  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 438 (effective 7/1/03)
03/26/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0438)