Prostitution; expands to a Class 1 misdemeanor. (HB1248)

Introduced By

Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


What constitutes prostitution.  Expands the crime of prostitution, a Class 1 misdemeanor, to include the following for money or its equivalent: exposure of sexual or genital parts to any person to whom such person is not legally married or propose that any other person expose his sexual or genital parts to such person; propose that any other person feel or fondle the sexual or genital parts of such person or propose that such person feel or fondle the sexual or genital parts of any other person; or entice, allure, persuade, or invite any other person to enter any vehicle, room, house, or other place, for any of those purposes, or to commit or offer to commit adultery or fornication. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2010Introduced by request
01/18/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103332D
01/18/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/08/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1248)
02/08/2010Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2010Left in Courts of Justice


Jack Ford writes:

Bill has failed thank goodness, less people jailed in Virginia for victimless crimes.