Gangs; definition of predicate criminal act. (SB876)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Crimes; gangs; definition of predicate criminal act. Allows a person to be charged for criminal street gang participation for the first offense of manufacturing, selling, giving, distributing or possessing a controlled substance or imitation controlled substance with the intent to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute the substance. Currently, a person can only be charged for criminal street gang participation for a second or subsequent violation of such crime. Amends § 18.2-46.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078999766
01/08/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2007Impact statement from VCSC (SB876)
01/17/2007Rereferred to Finance
01/30/2007Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/09/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (17-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations