Forfeiture cases; addition of certain procedures. (SB384)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Procedures in forfeiture cases. Provides that discovery in drug forfeiture proceedings shall be had according to the criminal rules of discovery, that a jury shall consist of five people, and that the Commonwealth may take a nonsuit. Currently, none of these procedures is addressed in the forfeiture law. Amends § 19.2-265.4, § 19.2-386.10, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/11/2006: Introduced

History

DateAction
01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063036408
01/11/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2006Continued to 2007 in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1262.