SB 94 Rules of Evidence; amendments or additions to Rule shall be adopted by Supreme Court of Va., 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 HB 101.

Full text:
01/09/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100159D  pdf
02/15/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105433D-H1  pdf
03/10/12  Senate: Conference substitute printed 12106005D-S1  pdf
03/10/12  Senate: Substitute bill reprinted 12106005D-S1  pdf
03/10/12  Senate: Conference substitute printed 12106157D-S2  pdf
03/15/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB94ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/09/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0708)  pdf

Amendments:
Conference amendments

Status:
01/09/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100159D
01/09/12  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/12  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N)
01/31/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 2-N)
02/01/12  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/02/12  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/03/12  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/06/12  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-N)
02/13/12  House: Placed on Calendar
02/13/12  House: Read first time
02/13/12  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/12  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (17-Y 1-N)
02/15/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105433D-H1
02/17/12  House: Read second time
02/20/12  House: Passed by for the day
02/21/12  House: Passed by for the day
02/22/12  House: Passed by for the day
02/23/12  House: Passed by for the day
02/24/12  House: Passed by for the day
02/27/12  House: Passed by for the day
02/28/12  House: Read third time
02/28/12  House: Committee substitute agreed to 12105433D-H1
02/28/12  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB94H1
02/28/12  House: Passed House with substitute (96-Y 2-N)
02/28/12  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N)
03/01/12  Senate: House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)
03/02/12  House: House insisted on substitute
03/02/12  House: House requested conference committee
03/06/12  Senate: Senate acceded to request (39-Y 1-N)
03/06/12  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/06/12  Senate: Senators: Edwards, McDougle, Stanley
03/07/12  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/07/12  House: Delegates: Loupassi, Albo, Toscano
03/09/12  Senate: Passed by temporarily
03/09/12  Senate: Passed by for the day
03/10/12  House: First Conference report agreed to by House (92-Y 4-N)
03/10/12  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (92-Y 4-N)
03/10/12  Senate: Conference substitute printed 12106005D-S1
03/10/12  Senate: Substitute bill reprinted 12106005D-S1
03/10/12  Senate: Senate requested second conference committee (32-Y 6-N)
03/10/12  House: House acceded to request for second conference committee
03/10/12  Senate: Second conferees appointed by Senate
03/10/12  Senate: Senators: Edwards, Obenshain, McDougle
03/10/12  House: Second conferees appointed by House
03/10/12  House: Delegates: Loupassi, Albo, Toscano
03/10/12  Senate: Second Conference report agreed to by Senate (36-Y 4-N)
03/10/12  Senate: Conference substitute printed 12106157D-S2
03/10/12  House: Second Conference report agreed to by House (89-Y 4-N)
03/10/12  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (89-Y 4-N)
03/15/12  Senate: Enrolled
03/15/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB94ER)
03/15/12  House: Signed by Speaker
03/17/12  Senate: Signed by President
04/09/12  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 708 (effective 7/1/12)
04/09/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0708)