Asset forfeitures; consolidates certain provisions and eliminates redundancies. (SB325)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Asset forfeitures.  Consolidates certain forfeiture provisions found in two chapters in Title 19.2 and found in Title 4.1 and eliminates redundancies. The bill changes forfeiture requirements with respect to firearms. The bill also provides that, unless otherwise provided by law, forfeitures are to be governed by Chapter 22.1 ( 19.2-386.1 et seq.) of Title 19.2. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103635D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/03/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB325)
02/08/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2012Committee substitute printed 12105303D-S1
02/10/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Read second time
02/13/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/13/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105303D-S1
02/13/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB325S1
02/13/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Placed on Calendar
02/15/2012Read first time
02/15/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2012Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/20/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Read second time
02/23/2012Read third time
02/23/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/23/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB325ER)
02/28/2012Signed by Speaker
02/29/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB325ER)
02/29/2012Signed by President
03/20/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 283 (effective 7/1/12)
03/20/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0283)


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 50 seconds.