Juvenile correctional officer; assault or an assault and battery upon is Class 6 felony. (HB321)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton)

Progress

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

Description

Assault or an assault and battery upon any juvenile correctional officer. Provides that an assault or an assault and battery upon any juvenile correctional officer or other person directly involved in the care, treatment, or supervision of juveniles who are in a juvenile correctional facility, in a secure juvenile detention facility, or in a secure facility operated by or under contract with the Department of Juvenile Justice is a Class 6 felony. This bill expands the class of individuals for whom, if they are victims of an assault, there is a greater penalty for the crime. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/04/2008Committee
01/04/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087724712
01/04/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/07/2008Impact statement from VCSC (HB321)
01/10/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/17/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB321)
02/12/2008Left in Courts of Justice