Assault and battery against a family or household member; protective order, penalty. (HB216)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), and Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton)

Progress

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

Description

Assault and battery against a family or household member; protective order; penalty.  Provides that a person who commits an assault and battery against a person who is protected by the provisions of a protective order is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor and for a third offense, a Class 6 felony. Amends § 18.2-57.2, § 19.2-151, § 37.2-506, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2010Committee
01/08/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100379D
01/08/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2010Impact statement from VCSC (HB216)
01/15/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/09/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB216)
02/10/2010Continued to 2011 in Courts of Justice