Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; physical evidence recovery kit examinations reimbursements. (HB956)

Introduced By

Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patrons Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Del. David Poisson (D-Sterling), Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; PERK reimbursements. Allows the Fund to directly reimburse a health care provider for the costs of performing the physical evidence recovery kit (PERK) examinations used in cases of sexual assault. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081732824
01/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/08/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2008Committee substitute printed 080350644-H1
02/09/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time
02/11/2008Committee substitute agreed to 080350644-H1
02/11/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB956H1
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
02/15/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB956H1)
02/18/2008Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2008Read third time
02/20/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB956ER)
02/25/2008Signed by Speaker
02/26/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB956ER)
02/26/2008Signed by President
03/04/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 249 (effective 7/1/08)
03/04/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 251 (effective 7/1/08)
03/06/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0251)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB312.