Conservators of the peace, special; circuit court judge required to appoint. (HB1181)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Appointment of special conservators of the peace. Requires that a circuit court judge appoint a special conservator of the peace upon a showing by the sheriff, chief of police, or corporation authorized to do business in the Commonwealth that there is a necessity for the security of property or of the peace, and that the person or persons to be appointed possess a valid registration with the Department of Criminal Justice Services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 085915600
01/09/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/08/2008Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time and engrossed
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/12/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Communicated to Senate
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/20/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (11-Y 0-N)
02/22/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Read third time
02/25/2008Reading of amendment waived
02/25/2008Committee amendment agreed to
02/25/2008Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/25/2008Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/2008Placed on Calendar
02/27/2008Senate amendment rejected by House (0-Y 73-N 1-A)
02/27/2008VOTE: --- REJECTED (0-Y 73-N 1-A)
02/29/2008Passed by for the day
03/03/2008Senate insisted on amendment (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008Senate requested conference committee
03/04/2008House acceded to request
03/04/2008Conferees appointed by House
03/04/2008Delegates: Lingamfelter, Gilbert, Lewis
03/05/2008Conferees appointed by Senate
03/05/2008Senators: Reynolds, Deeds, Hurt
03/07/2008Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/07/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N)
03/08/2008Reading of conference report waived
03/08/2008Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/24/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1181ER)
03/24/2008Signed by Speaker
03/26/2008Signed by President
04/02/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 795 (effective 7/1/08)