D N A data bank; modifies entities which Department of Forensic Science may release information. (HB2281)

Introduced By

Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst)

Progress

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

Description

DNA data bank.  Modifies the entities to which the Department of Forensic Science may release information from the DNA data bank and adds that information may be released to further a prosecution, not just an investigation as under current law. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Committee
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101089D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2011Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/19/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
01/24/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2281)
01/31/2011Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Read first time
02/03/2011Read second time
02/03/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB2281E
02/03/2011Printed as engrossed 11101089D-E
02/04/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/04/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/09/2011Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2281E)
02/14/2011Read third time
02/14/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Enrolled
02/17/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2281ER)
02/17/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2281ER)
02/17/2011Signed by Speaker
02/20/2011Signed by President
03/14/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 66 (effective 7/1/11)
03/14/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0066)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 30 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1197.