Nonevidentiary substances or paraphernalia; disposal thereof. (HB653)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

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

Description

Criminal procedure; disposal of nonevidentiary substances or paraphernalia. Allows the chief law-enforcement officer of an agency to assign a designee who may order, with proper authorization of the attorney for the Commonwealth, the destruction of nonevidentiary substances or paraphernalia. Amends § 19.2-386.23, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/23/2006: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 068017120
01/10/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2006Assigned to Courts of Justice sub-committee: Criminal Law
01/23/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N)
01/25/2006Read first time
01/26/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006Communicated to Senate
01/30/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006Read third time
02/20/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB653ER)
02/27/2006Enrolled
02/28/2006Signed by Speaker
03/01/2006Signed by President
03/23/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 107 (effective 7/1/06)
03/31/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0107)