SB 968 Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; early termination of rental agreement by military personnel.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; early termination of rental agreement by military personnel.  Prohibits a landlord from charging any liquidated damages for early termination of a rental agreement if the tenant is a member of the armed forces of the United States or the National Guard. The bill has an emergency clause and makes other technical corrections.

Full text:
01/11/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 056908784  pdf
01/24/05  Senate: Printed as engrossed 056908784-E  pdf
02/18/05  House: Committee substitute printed 059606784-H1  pdf
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB968ER)  pdf
04/04/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0742)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Senate amendments

Status:
01/11/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 056908784
01/11/05  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/05  Senate: Reported from General Laws with amds (15-Y 0-N)
01/21/05  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/21/05  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
01/24/05  Senate: Read second time
01/24/05  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/24/05  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/24/05  Senate: Emergency clause added
01/24/05  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB968E
01/24/05  Senate: Printed as engrossed 056908784-E
01/25/05  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/25/05  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (38-Y 0-N)
01/25/05  Senate: Communicated to House
01/26/05  House: Placed on Calendar
01/26/05  House: Read first time
01/26/05  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/09/05  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: Subcommittee #1...
02/17/05  House: Reported from General Laws with sub (21-Y 0-N)
02/18/05  House: Committee substitute printed 059606784-H1
02/21/05  House: Read second time
02/22/05  House: Read third time
02/22/05  House: Committee substitute agreed to 059606784-H1
02/22/05  House: Amendments by Del. Suit agreed to
02/22/05  House: Emergency clause added
02/22/05  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute w/amds. SB968H1
02/22/05  House: Passed House with sub. with amendments (98-Y 0-N)
02/22/05  House: VOTE: PASSAGE EMERGENCY (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/05  Senate: House sub. w/amds. agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/23/05  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (38-Y 0-N)
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB968ER)
03/09/05  Senate: Enrolled
03/09/05  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/05  Senate: Signed by President
03/26/05  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 742 (effective 3/26/05)
04/04/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0742)