Unlawful photographs or video; Class 6 felony for a person to publish on Internet, penalty. (SB96)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Publication of unlawful photographs; penalty.  Provides that it is a Class 6 felony for a person to publish on the Internet a photograph or video made in violation of the current law prohibiting filming, videotaping, or photographing a nonconsenting person in certain situations where there is an expectation of privacy. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101224D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2012Impact statement from VCSC (SB96)
02/01/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Rereferred to Finance
02/07/2012Continued to 2013 in Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)