Special conservator of peace; authority to arrest. (HB1431)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Procedure upon arrest without warrant. Provides that a special conservator of the peace has the authority to affect arrests and to use up to the same amount of force as would be allowed to a law-enforcement officer when making a lawful arrest. Read the Bill »


03/30/2006: signed by governor


01/17/2006Presented and ordered printed 063877444
01/17/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time and engrossed
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
03/06/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Committee substitute printed 064671820-S1
03/07/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Read third time
03/07/2006Reading of substitute waived
03/07/2006Committee substitute agreed to 064671820-S1
03/07/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1431S1
03/07/2006Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/2006Placed on Calendar
03/09/2006Senate substitute agreed to by House (96-Y 1-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 1-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1431ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 290 (effective 7/1/06)
04/04/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0290)