Sex Offender Registry; notification in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. (HB2346)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville) with support from 10 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sex offender registry notification; nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Requires nursing homes and assisted living facilities, at the time a resident is admitted and during his stay, to provide the resident with notice of Virginia's sex offender registry, and how to access the registry on the State Police's website. The language is similar to the requirement in the Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act. Read the Bill »


03/08/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077740134
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/26/2007Committee substitute printed 075883232-H1
01/29/2007Read first time
01/30/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2346EH1
01/30/2007Read second time
01/30/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075883232-H1
01/30/2007Amendment by Delegate Bell agreed to
01/30/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB2346EH1
01/30/2007Printed as engrossed 075883232-EH1
01/31/2007Read third time and passed House (96-Y 0-N 1-A)
01/31/2007Communicated to Senate
02/01/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2007Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/12/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Read third time
02/13/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2346ER)
02/19/2007Signed by Speaker
02/20/2007Signed by President
02/21/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2346ER)
03/08/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 120 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0120)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1228.