Sex Offender Registry;revocation of probation/parole if person is convicted of failure to register. (HB2571)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sex offender registry; penalties. Provides that any failure to register is a Class 6 felony; under current law failure to register for an offense other than a sexually violent offence or murder is a Class 1 misdemeanor and a second or subsequent conviction is a Class 6 felony. The bill requires the revocation of probation or parole if a person is convicted of failure to register and is on probation or parole for a sex offense or for failure to register. The bill specifies that similar offenses in other countries and states require registration, whether they are under existing or former laws. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078658502
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/26/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2007Assigned App. sub: Public Safety (Sherwood)
01/31/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2571)
01/31/2007Impact statement from VCSC (HB2571)