Law-Enforcement Officers Procedural Guarantee Act; changes to process and procedures. (SB76)

Introduced By

Sen. Ken Cuccinelli (R-Fairfax) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth), Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax), Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Law-Enforcement Officers Procedural Guarantee Act. Makes several changes as to the process and procedures afforded to officers under the procedural guarantee act, clarifying several existing rights and setting forth specific procedures for the questioning of officers and the conduct of a disciplinary hearing. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/26/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081084216
12/26/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2008Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/21/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (9-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2008Committee substitute printed 080258216-S1
01/22/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2008Read second time
01/23/2008Passed by for the day
01/24/2008Read second time
01/24/2008Passed by for the day
01/25/2008Read second time
01/25/2008Passed by for the day
01/25/2008Floor substitute printed 080269264-S2 (Marsh)
01/28/2008Read second time
01/28/2008Passed by for the day
01/29/2008Read second time
01/29/2008Passed by for the day
01/30/2008Read second time
01/30/2008Passed by for the day
01/31/2008Read second time
01/31/2008Passed by for the day
02/01/2008Read second time
02/01/2008Passed by for the day
02/04/2008Read second time
02/04/2008Passed by for the day
02/04/2008Floor substitute printed 085997284-S3 (Stosch)
02/05/2008Read second time
02/05/2008Motion to recommit to committee rejected
02/05/2008Committee substitute rejected 080258216-S1
02/05/2008Substitute by Senator Marsh withdrawn 080269264-S2
02/05/2008Amendments by Senator Cuccinelli withdrawn
02/05/2008Substitute by Senator Stosch withdrawn 085997284-S3
02/05/2008Floor substitute printed 080284216-S4 (Cuccinelli)
02/05/2008Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2008Motion to recommit to committee agreed to
02/05/2008Recommitted to Courts of Justice
02/13/2008Left in Courts of Justice