Death penalty; abolished for all Class 1 felonies committed on or after July 1, 2009. (HB1755)

Introduced By

Del. Frank Hargrove (R-Glen Allen)

Progress

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

Description

Crimes; death penalty. Abolishes the death penalty for all Class 1 felonies committed on or after July 1, 2009. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/07/2009Committee
01/07/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098210532
01/07/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2009Impact statement from VCSC (HB1755)
01/16/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1755)
01/26/2009Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely by voice vote
02/10/2009Left in Courts of Justice