Child-friendly visiting rooms; state correctional facilities required to provide. (SB754)

Introduced By

Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Child-friendly visiting rooms in state correctional facilities. Requires each state correctional facility to provide child-friendly visiting rooms that include activities for young children, adequate facilities with areas for nursing, and regulations that do not penalize inmates with sanctions, such as the termination of a visit, due to normal child behavior. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/07/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070385768
12/07/2006Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/22/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB754)
01/29/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N 1-A)
01/29/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/30/2007Read second time
01/30/2007Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB754E
01/30/2007Printed as engrossed 070385768-E
01/31/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/2007Communicated to House
02/03/2007Placed on Calendar
02/03/2007Read first time
02/03/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/20/2007Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety