Assault and battery; Class 1 misdemeanor if committed while bus driver is performing his duties. (HB1863)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Wittman (R-Montross)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Battery upon a school bus driver; penalty. Provides that if any person commits a battery against another knowing or having reason to know that such other person is a school bus driver engaged in the performance of his duties as such, he is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor with a mandatory minimum term of confinement of two days. This provision currently limits victims of the offense to a full-time or part-time teacher, principal, assistant principal, or guidance counselor of any public or private elementary or secondary school. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/03/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078065554
01/03/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/15/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1863)