HB 1422 Virginia Consumer Protection Act; prohibited practices, etc.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Virginia Consumer Protection Act; storm-related repairs. Provides that it is a prohibited practice under the Virginia Consumer Protection Act for a supplier to engage in fraudulent or improper or dishonest conduct while engaged in a transaction that was initiated (i) during a declared state of emergency or (ii) to repair damage resulting from the event that prompted the declaration of a state of emergency, regardless of whether the supplier is a licensed contractor. This bill is identical to SB 839.

Full text:
11/01/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101059D  pdf | impact statement
01/24/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104419D-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/13/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1422ER)  pdf | impact statement
02/17/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0011)  pdf

11/01/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101059D
11/01/16  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/24/17  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
01/24/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104419D-H1
01/26/17  House: Read first time
01/27/17  House: Read second time
01/27/17  House: Committee substitute agreed to 17104419D-H1
01/27/17  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1422H1
01/30/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/30/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/06/17  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N)
02/08/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/17  Senate: Read third time
02/09/17  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  House: Enrolled
02/13/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1422ER)
02/13/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/13/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/14/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/14/17
02/14/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 21, 2017
02/17/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 11 (effective 7/1/17)
02/17/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0011)