Prostitution; penalty. (HB170)

Introduced By

Del. Brenda Pogge (R-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Punishment for prostitution.  Provides that any person convicted of prostitution, when it is alleged in the warrant, indictment, or information on which he is convicted, and admitted, or found by the jury or judge before whom he is tried, that he has been before convicted of prostitution, or of any substantially similar offense in any other jurisdiction, shall be confined in jail not less than 30 days; and for a third, or any subsequent conviction, is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/06/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101184D
01/06/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2010Impact statement from VCSC (HB170)
01/13/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/25/2010Impact statement from VCSC (HB170)
02/09/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB170)
02/16/2010Left in Courts of Justice