Sentencing order; failing to comply. (HB1968)

Introduced By

Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Failure to comply with sentencing order; penalty. Creates a Class 1 misdemeanor for willfully and knowingly violating a sentencing order by failing to surrender to jail at the time ordered by the court. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098254617
01/13/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1968)
01/19/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/21/2009Reported from Courts of Justice (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Read first time
01/26/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2009Passed by motion rejected
01/27/2009Motion to refer to committee rejected
01/27/2009Read third time and passed House (83-Y 15-N)
01/27/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (83-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/16/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Passed by for the day
02/19/2009Read third time
02/19/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/19/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/19/2009Passed by for the day
02/20/2009Read third time
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Passed by temporarily
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1968S1)
02/24/2009Floor substitute printed 091558328-S1 (Stolle)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Committee amendment reconsidered (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Committee amendment rejected
02/24/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/24/2009Substitute by Senator Stolle agreed to 091558328-S1
02/24/2009Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute HB1968S1
02/24/2009Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Placed on Calendar
02/26/2009Passed by temporarily
02/26/2009Pending question ordered
02/26/2009Senate substitute agreed to by House 091558328-S1 (80-Y 13-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (80-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1968ER)
03/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1968ER)
03/10/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 192 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0192)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 4 minutes.