Sale of violent or sexually explicit video games; penalty. (HB1403)

Introduced By

Del. Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell) with support from co-patron Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sale of violent or sexually explicit video games; penalty. Specifies that the sale, rental, loan or commercial display of a sexually explicit video or computer game to a juvenile is a Class 1 misdemeanor. Read the Bill »


03/31/2006: signed by governor


01/13/2006Presented and ordered printed 063841344
01/13/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/11/2006Committee substitute printed 061397344-H1
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time
02/13/2006Committee substitute agreed to 061397344-H1
02/13/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1403H1
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1403H1)
03/06/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Read third time
03/07/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1403ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1403ER)
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/31/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 463 (effective 7/1/06)
04/06/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0463)