Perhaps of particular interest to VARbuzz readers: Part of VAR’s 2009 legislative agenda (PDF download) is support for a bill to require all new real estate licensees to undergo a mandatory background check. This week, Del. Chris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon) introduced HB2541, which would require the Virginia Real Estate Board to complete a background check on anyone applying for a real estate license using the Virginia State Police’s Comprehensive Criminal Records Exchange.