Felonies; DNA analysis after arrest for capital murder. (SB579)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

DNA analysis after arrest for capital murder or attempted capital murder. Requires that a person arrested for capital murder or attempted capital murder have a sample of saliva or tissue taken for DNA analysis. Amends § 19.2-310.2:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/23/2006: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065611408
01/11/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2006Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006VOTE: (37-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006Communicated 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 (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Read second time
03/02/2006Read third time
03/02/2006Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB579ER)
03/09/2006Enrolled
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
03/23/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 182 (effective 7/1/06)
03/31/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0182)