Law-enforcement officer; circumstances under which may detain person suspected of criminal activity. (HB342)

Introduced By

Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Temporary custodial detention of a person; penalty. Sets out circumstances under which a law-enforcement officer may detain a person suspected of criminal activity past, present, or future and require him to identify himself. Failure to identify oneself is a Class 1 misdemeanor. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/06/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060021504
01/06/2006Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/20/2006Referred from Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/20/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2006Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB25-Wright)
01/24/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB342)