HB 996 Aggrieved party or person; definition as used throughout Code.
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Summary as introduced:
Associational standing; definition of person aggrieved. Confers associational standing in Virginia as articulated in Hunt v. Washington Apple Advertising Comm'n, 432, U.S. 333 (1977). Currently, Virginia follows the common law rule that the person seeking standing must have an immediate, pecuniary and substantial interest in the litigation, and not a remote or indirect interest. Unlike federal law, the injury to an individual of an association does not vest in the association.

Full text:
01/14/04  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/14/04 049503332  pdf

Status:
01/14/04  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/14/04 049503332
01/14/04  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/04  House: Continued to 2005 in Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)