Virginia Fair Housing Law

This is Chapter 5.1 of the Code of Virginia, titled “Virginia Fair Housing Law.” It is part of Title 36, titled “Housing.” It’s comprised of the following 24 sections.

§ 36-96.1
Declaration of policy
§ 36-96.10
Procedures for investigation
§ 36-96.11
Reasonable cause determination and effect
§ 36-96.12
No reasonable cause determination and effect
§ 36-96.13
§ 36-96.14
Issuance of a charge
§ 36-96.15
Prompt judicial action
§ 36-96.16
Civil action by Attorney General upon referral of charge by the Real Estate Board
§ 36-96.17
Civil action by Attorney General; matters involving the legality of any local zoning or other land use ordinance; pattern or practice cases; or referral of conciliation agreement for enforcement
§ 36-96.18
Civil action; enforcement by private parties
§ 36-96.19
Witness fees
§ 36-96.1:1
§ 36-96.2
§ 36-96.20
Additional powers of the Real Estate Board; action on real estate licenses
§ 36-96.21
Powers of counties, cities and towns
§ 36-96.22
§ 36-96.23
Construction of law
§ 36-96.3
Unlawful discriminatory housing practices
§ 36-96.4
Discrimination in residential real estate-related transactions; unlawful practices by lenders, insurers, appraisers, etc.; deposit of state funds in such institutions
§ 36-96.5
Interference with enjoyment of rights of others under this chapter
§ 36-96.6
Certain restrictive covenants void; instruments containing such covenants
§ 36-96.7
Familial status protection not applicable to housing for older persons
§ 36-96.8
Powers of Real Estate Board and Fair Housing Board
§ 36-96.9
Procedures for receipt or initiation of complaint; notice to parties; filing of answer