2009 Regular Session


File Code: Commercial Law - Generally Prior Year Introduction As: HB 968/08 - ECM
Sponsored By:
Delegates F. Turner, Bartlett, Barve, Beidle, Conway, Guzzone, Harrison, Hixson, Howard, King, Love, Manno, Miller, Mizeur, Olszewski, Pendergrass, Rice, Shewell, Stifler, Stukes, Taylor, and Vaughn
Commercial Law - Abandoned Property - Notice to Apparent Owners


Repealing a provision of law that requires the Comptroller to cause a specified notice relating to abandoned property to be published in specified newspapers of general circulation; requiring the Comptroller to maintain, or cause to be maintained, an abandoned property database; requiring the Comptroller to add the names and last known addresses, if any, of persons listed in specified reports to the abandoned property database within a specified time period; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/5 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Joseph R. Bartlett, District 4A
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate James J. King, District 33A
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Donna Stifler, District 35A
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Abandoned Property
Electronic Government
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statute:

Commercial Law
( 17-311 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered