D N A samples; taken of those convicted of sexual battery when victim is a minor. (HB2065)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

DNA samples taken at arrest and upon conviction.  Expands the scope of DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) collection to provide that every person convicted of a violation of (i) 18.2-67.4 (sexual battery) where the perpetrator is an adult and the victim is a minor, (ii) 18.2-67.4:2 (sexual abuse of a child under 15), (iii) subsection C of 18.2-67.5 (attempt to commit sexual battery) where the perpetrator is an adult and the victim is a minor, or (iv) 18.2-370.6 (penetrating the mouth of a child under 13 with the tongue) shall have a sample of his blood, saliva, or tissue taken for DNA analysis. The bill also provides that every person arrested for the commission or attempted commission of 18.2-67.4:2 (sexual abuse of a child under 15), 18.2-370 (taking indecent liberties with a minor), 18.2-370.1 (indecent liberties with a minor), or 18.2-370.6 (penetrating the mouth of a child under 13 with the tongue) or a violation of 18.2-67.4 (sexual battery) where the perpetrator is an adult and the victim is a minor or subsection C of 18.2-67.5 (attempt to commit sexual battery) where the perpetrator is an adult and the victim is a minor shall have a sample of his saliva or tissue taken for DNA analysis. The bill also provides that the Department of Forensic Science may include the identification characteristics of an individuals DNA profile in the DNA data bank when ordered by a circuit court pursuant to a lawful plea agreement. Amends § 19.2-310.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/11/2011 Committee
  • 01/11/2011 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101119D
  • 01/11/2011 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/18/2011 Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
  • 01/24/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB2065)
  • 01/26/2011 Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
  • 01/31/2011 Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/31/2011 Committee substitute printed 11104765D-H1
  • 02/02/2011 Read first time
  • 02/03/2011 Read second time
  • 02/03/2011 Committee substitute agreed to 11104765D-H1
  • 02/03/2011 Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2065H1
  • 02/04/2011 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 02/04/2011 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/07/2011 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/07/2011 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 02/08/2011 Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
  • 02/14/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB2065H1)
  • 02/14/2011 Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/14/2011 Committee substitute printed 11105294D-S1
  • 02/15/2011 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/16/2011 Read third time
  • 02/16/2011 Reading of substitute waived
  • 02/16/2011 Committee substitute agreed to 11105294D-S1
  • 02/16/2011 Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2065S1
  • 02/16/2011 Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2011 Placed on Calendar
  • 02/18/2011 Senate substitute agreed to by House 11105294D-S1 (93-Y 0-N)
  • 02/18/2011 VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/24/2011 Enrolled
  • 02/24/2011 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2065ER)
  • 02/24/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB2065ER)
  • 02/24/2011 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/24/2011 Signed by President
  • 02/26/2011 Signed by President
  • 03/18/2011 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 247 (effective 7/1/11)
  • 03/18/2011 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0247)

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February 21, 2011
Adults convicted of sexually violent offenses would be barred from entering school buses and would have to submit a DNA sample under two bills headed toward approval in the General Assembly.