Amber Alert Programs; amends definition of an abducted child to include secondary school students. (HB2410)

Introduced By

Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Amber Alert Program. Amends the definition of an "abducted child" to include a person between the ages of 17 and 21 who resides with a parent or guardian. Read the Bill »


03/09/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074418220
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/16/2007Impact statement from VSP (HB2410)
01/19/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/03/2007Committee substitute printed 077039220-H1
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077039220-H1
02/05/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2410H1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2007Impact statement from VSP (HB2410H1)
02/13/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Reading of amendments waived
02/14/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/14/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/14/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2007Placed on Calendar
02/16/2007Senate amendments agreed to by House (97-Y 1-N)
02/22/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2410ER)
02/23/2007Signed by Speaker
02/24/2007Signed by President
02/26/2007Impact statement from VSP (HB2410ER)
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 198 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0198)