Mentally incapacitated persons; financial exploitation, penalty. (HB1682)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville) with support from co-patrons Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), and Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Financial exploitation of incapacitated persons; penalty. Provides that it is unlawful for any person who knows or should know that another person suffers from mental incapacity to, through the use of that other person's mental incapacity, take, obtain, or convert money or other thing of value belonging to that other person with the intent to permanently deprive him thereof. A violation is punishable as larceny. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102056D
01/07/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/08/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1682)
01/22/2013Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/23/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/25/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Committee substitute printed 13104545D-H1
01/25/2013Incorporates HB1603
01/25/2013Incorporates HB1455
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2013Incorporates HB1603 and HB1455
01/28/2013Incorporates HB1603
01/28/2013Incorporates HB1455
01/29/2013Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
01/30/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1682S1)
01/30/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1682H1)
01/31/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/01/2013Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time
02/04/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104545D-H1
02/04/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1682H1
02/05/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/05/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1682H1)
02/13/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1682ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/22/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1682ER)
02/22/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1682ER)
02/22/2013Signed by President
03/16/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 419 (effective 7/1/13)
03/16/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0419)


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.