Sex offender registry; requirement for persons not guilty by reason of insanity. (HB1923)

Introduced By

Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sex offender registry; not guilty by reason of insanity. Provides that defendants found not guilty by reason of insanity or in the custody of the Commissioner of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services, or on conditional release on or after July 1, 2007, for an offense requiring registration in the Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry must register. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/04/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075127308
01/04/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/05/2007Impact statement from VCSC (HB1923)
01/11/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/24/2007Read first time
01/25/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007Communicated to Senate
01/29/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/09/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Reading of amendment waived
02/12/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/12/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/12/2007Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Placed on Calendar
02/14/2007Senate amendment agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1923ER)
02/21/2007Impact statement from VCSC (HB1923ER)
02/21/2007Signed by Speaker
02/22/2007Signed by President
03/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1923ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 744 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0744)