Drug-free school zones; includes licensed child day centers. (SB524)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Drug-free daycare zones; penalty. Amends the 1,000 foot drug-free school zone law to include licensed child day centers. Read the Bill »


03/30/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061126252
01/11/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2006Fiscal impact statement from VCSC (SB524)
01/18/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (14-Y 0-N)
01/18/2006Rereferred 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 amendment waived
02/09/2006Committee amendment agreed to
02/09/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SB524E
02/09/2006Printed as engrossed 061126252-E
02/10/2006Fiscal impact statement from VCSC (SB524E)
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
02/27/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Read second time
03/02/2006Read third time
03/02/2006Committee amendment agreed to
03/02/2006Engrossed by House as amended
03/02/2006Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB524ER)
03/15/2006Fiscal impact statement from VCSC (SB524ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/21/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB524ER)
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 325 (effective 7/1/06)
04/05/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0325)