HB 101 Rules of Evidence; adoption of amendments or additions of Rules by Supreme Court of Virginia, etc.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Rules of Evidence; adoption.  Provides that the Rules of Evidence (available here) that have been prepared and adopted by the Supreme Court of Virginia and approved by the Virginia Code Commission shall take effect on July 1, 2012. A rule derived from an evidentiary provision in the Code of Virginia shall note such Code section in the title of the rule. Subsequent amendments or additions to the Rules of Evidence must be adopted by the Supreme Court of Virginia by November 15 and shall become effective on July 1 of the following year unless the General Assembly modifies or annuls such amendments or additions by general law. As introduced, this bill was a recommendation of the Virginia Code Commission. This bill is identical to SB94">SB 94</a>.

Full text:
12/29/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100276D  pdf
02/10/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105205D-H1  pdf
02/27/12  Senate: Committee substitute printed 12105688D-S1  pdf
03/10/12  House: Conference substitute printed 12106152D-H2  pdf
03/15/12  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB101ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/09/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0688)  pdf

Amendments:
Conference amendments

Status:
12/29/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100276D
12/29/11  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/12  House: Assigned Courts sub: #6 Evidence
02/08/12  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
02/10/12  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (16-Y 2-N)
02/10/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105205D-H1
02/12/12  House: Read first time
02/13/12  House: Read second time
02/13/12  House: Committee substitute agreed to 12105205D-H1
02/13/12  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB101H1
02/14/12  House: Read third time and passed House (97-Y 2-N)
02/14/12  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 2-N)
02/15/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/12  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/27/12  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 1-N)
02/27/12  Senate: Committee substitute printed 12105688D-S1
02/28/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/29/12  Senate: Read third time
02/29/12  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/29/12  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 12105688D-S1
02/29/12  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB101S1
02/29/12  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (37-Y 3-N)
03/01/12  House: Placed on Calendar
03/02/12  House: Senate substitute rejected by House 12105688D-S1 (2-Y 93-N)
03/02/12  House: VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 93-N)
03/06/12  Senate: Senate insisted on substitute (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/12  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
03/07/12  House: House acceded to request
03/07/12  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/07/12  House: Delegates: Loupassi, Albo, Toscano
03/08/12  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/08/12  Senate: Senators: McDougle, Obenshain, Stuart
03/09/12  Senate: Conference report rejected by Senate (11-Y 29-N)
03/09/12  Senate: Senate requested second conference committee (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/12  Senate: Second conferees appointed by Senate
03/09/12  Senate: Senators: McDougle, Obenshain, Edwards
03/09/12  House: House acceded to request for second conference committee
03/09/12  House: Second conferees appointed by House
03/09/12  House: Delegates: Loupassi, Albo, Toscano
03/10/12  House: Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 4-N)
03/10/12  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 4-N)
03/10/12  House: Conference substitute printed 12106152D-H2
03/10/12  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (36-Y 4-N)
03/15/12  House: Enrolled
03/15/12  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB101ER)
03/15/12  House: Signed by Speaker
03/17/12  Senate: Signed by President
04/09/12  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 688 (effective 7/1/12)
04/09/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0688)