Street gang; punishment for predicate act. (HB1781)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Street gang; punishment for predicate act.  Provides that any person who actively participates in or is a member of a criminal street gang and who knowingly and willfully participates in any predicate criminal act is guilty of a Class 5 felony (or a Class 4 felony if the perpetrator is an adult and the gang has a juvenile member). Current law requires that, for punishment of the crime of committing a predicate act, the act be committed for the benefit of, at the direction of, or in association with any criminal street gang. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2011Impact statement from (HB1781)
01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102323D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2011Impact statement from VCSC (HB1781)
02/08/2011Left in Courts of Justice