Critical incident stress management teams; privileged information regarding criminal acts, etc. (SB362)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath) with support from co-patrons Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), and Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Critical incident stress management teams; privileged information; penalty.  Creates a Class 2 misdemeanor for a member of a critical incident stress management team to disclose any information communicated to him by certain public safety personnel who are the subjects of peer support services. The bill allows public safety personnel to waive the privilege. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103270D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB362)
02/01/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (10-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Committee substitute printed 12104896D-S1
02/03/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Committee substitute rejected 12104988D-S1
02/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB362S1)
02/06/2012Read second time
02/06/2012Committee substitute rejected 12104896D-S1
02/06/2012Floor substitute printed 12105012D-S2 (Deeds)
02/06/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/06/2012Substitute by Senator Deeds agreed to 12105012D-S2
02/06/2012Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB362S2
02/07/2012Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB362S2)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/15/2012Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/16/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
02/17/2012Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Committee substitute printed 12105445D-H1
02/20/2012Read second time
02/21/2012Read third time
02/21/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105445D-H1
02/21/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB362H1
02/21/2012Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/21/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Title replaced 12105445D-H1
02/28/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB362ER)
02/28/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB362ER)
02/28/2012Signed by Speaker
02/29/2012Signed by President
03/21/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 320 (effective 7/1/12)
03/21/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0320)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.