Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; written notice, liability for reasonable charges for services. (HB1705)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund. Provides that the Fund has a lien on a victim's claim if an award was made from the Fund. The bill also provides that if the defendant pays restitution, and the Fund has made any payments for expenses included in the restitution order, then at the request of the Fund, the clerk or other entity collecting the restitution must pay as much of the restitution collected to the Fund as will reimburse the Fund for its payments. The bill states that the clerk or other entity collecting the restitution must honor any written assignment of restitution in favor of the Fund. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103138D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2013Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/11/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1705)
01/14/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
01/16/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Committee substitute printed 13104005D-H1
01/17/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1705H1)
01/18/2013Read first time
01/21/2013Read second time
01/21/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104005D-H1
01/21/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1705H1
01/22/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/22/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Committee substitute printed 13104977D-S1
02/08/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Placed on Calendar
02/11/2013Read third time
02/11/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104977D-S1
02/11/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1705S1
02/11/2013Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2013Placed on Calendar
02/12/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1705S1)
02/13/2013Senate substitute agreed to by House 13104977D-S1 (99-Y 0-N)
02/13/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1705ER)
02/18/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1705ER)
02/18/2013Signed by Speaker
02/19/2013Signed by President
03/13/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 273 (effective 7/1/13)
03/13/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0273)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.