2010 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 276
Sponsored By:
Delegate Niemann and the Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Anderson, Barkley, Barnes, Benson, Bobo, Carr, DeBoy, Doory, Dumais, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Glenn, Gutierrez, Hammen, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Kaiser, King, Kirk, Kramer, Lafferty, Levy, Love, Manno, Mathias, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Reznik, Rice, Rosenberg, Rudolph, Shewell, Stein, Tarrant, Taylor, V. Turner, Vaughn, and Walker
Real Property - Residential Property Foreclosure Procedures - Foreclosure Mediation


Requiring an order to docket or complaint to foreclose on residential property to be accompanied by an additional filing fee, a specified final or preliminary loss mitigation affidavit, and, if applicable, a specified request for foreclosure mediation; altering the information required to be included in a specified notice form; requiring the secured party to file a specified final loss mitigation affidavit and send to the mortgagor or grantor a copy of the affidavit and a request for foreclosure mediation form; 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 Environmental Matters
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (119-21)
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (123-16)
Passed Enrolled
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 4/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (44-1)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 485

Sponsored by:

Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate James J. King, District 33A
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Murray D. Levy, District 28
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Speaker, The
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Hearings, Office of
Administrative Office of the Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Clerks of Court
Counselors -see also- Social Workers
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Electronic Government
Fees -see also- Attys` Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Financial Regulation, Division of
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condominiums; Mobile Homes
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Mediation -see also- Arbitration
Real Property
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Housing and Community Development
( 4-507 )
Real Property
( 7-105.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 620113/03     Offered on: March 26, 2010   at: 11:53 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 288573/01     Offered on: April 10, 2010   at: 12:58 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Environmental Matters
Judicial Proceedings
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 24, 2010: Third Reading Passed (119-21)
April 7, 2010: Third Reading Passed (123-16)
April 7, 2010: Third Reading Passed (44-1)