Misuse of public assets; penalty if used for personal purposes. (SB350)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Crimes; embezzlement of public funds. Provides that embezzlement of public funds can result from the misuse or misappropriation of public assets. The term "public assets" is defined to include, but not be limited to, accounts, documents, resources, equipment, records, materials, vouchers, property, personnel resources, services, money, or anything of value belonging or owed to the Commonwealth, to any city, town or county, or to any other political subdivision. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080416806
01/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/11/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB350)
01/22/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB350)
01/30/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2008Rereferred to Finance
01/31/2008Committee substitute printed 080865316-S1
01/31/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB350S1)
02/01/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB350S1)
02/05/2008Reported from Finance with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Read second time
02/07/2008Reading of substitute waived
02/07/2008Committee substitute agreed to 080865316-S1
02/07/2008Reading of amendment waived
02/07/2008Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2008Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendment SB350ES1
02/07/2008Printed as engrossed 080865316-ES1
02/08/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB350ES1)
02/08/2008Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Communicated to House
02/13/2008Placed on Calendar
02/13/2008Read first time
02/13/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB350ES1)
02/14/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/29/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008Committee substitute printed 080896316-H1
03/04/2008Read second time
03/05/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB350H1)
03/05/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB350H1)
03/05/2008Read third time
03/05/2008Committee substitute agreed to 080896316-H1
03/05/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB350H1
03/05/2008Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/05/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
03/06/2008House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB350ER)
03/08/2008Signed by Speaker
03/10/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB350ER)
03/11/2008Signed by President
03/12/2008Signed by Speaker
03/12/2008Signed by President
03/13/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB350ER)
03/27/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 755 (effective 7/1/08)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1362.