With July 1 each year, comes a host of new Virginia laws. The vast majority of the new laws go into effect on July 1, although a few have delayed effective dates. The subject of the new laws runs the gamut from minimum wage, marijuana decriminalization (for simple possession), driver cards for immigrants, guns, casinos/sports betting and more.
The following laws impact the domestic relation / family law arena:
For summaries of all the new laws, prepared by the staff of the Division of Legislative Services, click here. Complete information on actions of the Virginia General Assembly’s 2020 Session is available on the Legislative Information System, which may be found here.
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