2012 Regular Session


File Code: Civil Actions and Procedures Prior Year Introduction As: HB 483/11 - JUD
Sponsored By:
Delegates Norman, Alston, Barnes, Braveboy, Cardin, Clippinger, Dumais, Feldman, James, K. Kelly, Lafferty, McComas, Mitchell, Niemann, Reznik, Rosenberg, Simmons, Smigiel, Stein, Valentino-Smith, Vallario, Vitale, and Wilson
Courts - Discovery - Examination in Aid of Enforcement of Money Judgment


Authorizing a judgment creditor to obtain discovery in aid of enforcement of a money judgment entered or recorded in circuit court or in the District Court by use of a court ordered examination under oath before a judge or examiner of a judgment debtor or any other person deemed by the court likely to possess or have knowledge of assets subject to execution; and establishing timing, notice, and procedural requirements for court ordered examinations to aid in enforcement of a money judgment.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Judiciary
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Sponsored by:

Delegate H. Wayne Norman, Jr., District 35A
Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith, District 23A
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Cathy Vitale, District 33A
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Circuit Courts
Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
District Courts
Summonses -see also- Subpoenas

Bill affects the following Statute:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 11-404 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 8, 2012: Third Reading Passed (133-0)