Drug possession case; person placed on probation violating probation shall have no right of appeal. (HB1009)

Introduced By

Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Plea of guilty on first-offense drug possession case; no appeal.  Provides that any person who, upon a plea of guilty, is placed on probation pursuant to a deferral and dismissal arrangement in a first-offense drug possession case, who then violates a term or condition of his probation, and is thereafter adjudicated guilty, shall have no right of appeal and trial de novo on the original criminal charge. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102491D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2010Impact statement from VCSC (HB1009)
01/28/2010Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/01/2010Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2011
02/03/2010Continued to 2011 in Courts of Justice