HB 1737 Civilian employees and foreign service officers; personal jurisdiction over a person, domicile, etc.
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Summary as introduced:
Personal jurisdiction over a person; domicile and residential requirements for suits for annulment, affirmance, or divorce; civilian employees and foreign service officers. Extends to all civilian employees of the United States, where current law applies to foreign service officers, certain requirements for a court to exercise personal jurisdiction over a person stationed in a territory or foreign country and establishing domicile in the Commonwealth for the purposes of an annulment, affirmance, or divorce. This bill is a recommendation of the Boyd-Graves Conference.

Full text:
01/07/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100386D  pdf
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1737ER)  pdf
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0480)  pdf

Status:
01/07/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100386D
01/07/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/23/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/27/17  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Read first time
02/01/17  House: Read second time
02/01/17  House: Passed by temporarily
02/01/17  House: Engrossed by House
02/02/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/17  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Read third time
02/20/17  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  House: Enrolled
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1737ER)
02/23/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/24/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 480 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0480)