Larceny; charging of crime. (HB2771)

Introduced By

Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charging the crime of larceny. Provides that any charge of larceny or an offense deemed to be larceny (e.g., embezzlement) may be charged under the larceny statute and need not be charged with absolute specificity (e.g., larceny of banknotes pursuant to 18.2-98). Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075086340
01/10/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2771E
02/05/2007Printed as engrossed 075086340-E
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)