Financial exploitation of elderly or vulnerable adults; penalty. (HB1633)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield), Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Financial exploitation of elderly or vulnerable adults; penalty.  Provides that it is a Class 5 felony to knowingly, by deception, intimidation, undue influence, coercion, harassment, duress, or misrepresentation, use, obtain, convert, or take control of an elderly or vulnerable adults property or financial resources with the intent to temporarily or permanently deprive the adult of the use, benefit, or possession of the property or financial resources. If the violation is by a caregiver or person with a fiduciary relationship it is a Class 3 felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101883D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2011Impact statement from (HB1633)
01/11/2011Impact statement from VCSC (HB1633)
01/20/2011Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/08/2011Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1325.


Jean Tate Johnson writes:

I urge passage of this bill. I would like to be updated about the status of this bill during the GA session.

Judy faulkenberry writes:

i would like to see this bill passed.