Grand jurors; impartial and disinterest in outcome required when selecting. (HB1384)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Selection of grand jurors. Clarifies that disinterest in outcome and impartiality are required when a selection of grand jurors is made. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2008Presented and ordered printed 081669536
01/09/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/01/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2008Read first time
02/06/2008Read second time
02/06/2008Committee amendments agreed to
02/06/2008Engrossed by House as amended HB1384E
02/06/2008Printed as engrossed 081669536-E
02/07/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Communicated to Senate
02/08/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/20/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/21/2008Committee substitute printed 081562328-S1
02/22/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Read third time
02/25/2008Reading of substitute waived
02/25/2008Committee substitute agreed to 081562328-S1
02/25/2008Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1384S1
02/25/2008Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/2008Placed on Calendar
02/27/2008Senate substitute agreed to by House 081562328-S1 (90-Y 0-N)
02/27/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (90-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1384ER)
03/03/2008Signed by Speaker
03/04/2008Signed by President
03/13/2008Governor's recommendation received by House
03/13/2008Placed on Calendar
03/13/2008House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
03/13/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
03/13/2008Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
03/13/2008G Governor's recommendation adopted
03/13/2008Reenrolled bill text (HB1384ER2)
03/13/2008Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
03/13/2008Signed by President as reenrolled
03/13/2008Enacted, Chapter 644 (effective 7/1/08)
03/14/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 644 (effective 7/1/08)
03/18/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0644)


This bill mentions Williamsburg, James City.