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Legal Statutes: Virginia

UPDATED November 17, 2016

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Article 5. Small Claims Court

back to top16.1-122.2. Jurisdiction

Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, the small claims court shall have jurisdiction, concurrent with that of the general district court, over the civil action specified in § 16.1-77 (1) when the amount claimed does not exceed $5,000, exclusive of interest.

Acts 1988, c. 799; Acts 2002, c. 704; Acts 2006, c. 141.