Law-enforcement vehicle; penalty for impersonating or misrepresenting. (SB372)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Impersonating law-enforcement officer or misrepresenting vehicle; penalty. Elevates the crime of impersonating a law-enforcement officer from a Class 1 misdemeanor to a Class 6 felony. The bill adds a new crime of using a motor vehicle to stop or detain a person with the intent to deceive the person into believing that he is a law-enforcement officer. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063779816
01/11/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2006Fiscal impact statement from VCSC (SB372)
01/13/2006Introduced bill reprinted 063779816
01/25/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
01/25/2006Rereferred to Finance
02/07/2006Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/09/2006Read second time
02/09/2006Reading of amendments waived
02/09/2006Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SB372E
02/09/2006Printed as engrossed 063779816-E
02/10/2006Fiscal impact statement from VCSC (SB372E)
02/10/2006Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2006Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
03/01/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (21-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/06/2006Left in Appropriations