Virginia Criminal Information Network (VCIN); establishing precise time protective orders expire. (HB974)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna) with support from co-patron Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Protective orders; expiration; Virginia Criminal Information Network. Provides that when a protective order is issued, a court shall immediately enter and transfer information to the Virginia Criminal Information Network (VCIN) system. A copy of such order shall also be delivered immediately to the primary law-enforcement agency responsible for service and entry of such orders for service on the person who is the subject of the order. The bill also establishes the precise time when protective orders expire so that they can automatically be cleared from VCIN. The bill also requires that clerks make electronic reports of certain proceedings or adjudications to the Central Criminal Records Exchange and defines the term "electronic report." Read the Bill »


02/01/2008: Merged into HB753


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084647824
01/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/01/2008Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB753-Peace)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB753 and SB540.