Sexually violent predators; revises provisions relating to civil commitment & conditional release. (HB1041)

Introduced By

Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem) with support from 13 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond), Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Sexually violent predators; penalties. Revises provisions relating to the civil commitment and conditional release process. This bill imposes a Class 6 felony for absconding from custody or failing to return to the Commonwealth in violation of a court order. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2008Committee
01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080816806
01/09/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2008Impact statement from VCSC (HB1041)
02/12/2008Left in Courts of Justice