Sex Offender Registry; notification in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. (SB1228)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston) with support from co-patrons Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg), and Sen. Ken Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)


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 »


03/09/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077739134
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1228)
01/19/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/19/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/23/2007Communicated to House
02/05/2007Placed on Calendar
02/05/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/09/2007Committee substitute printed 075911504-H1
02/12/2007Read second time
02/13/2007Passed by for the day
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075911504-H1
02/14/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1228H1
02/14/2007Passed House with substitute (93-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/15/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1228H1)
02/16/2007House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1228ER)
02/23/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1228ER)
02/23/2007Signed by Speaker
02/24/2007Signed by President
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 163 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0163)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2346.