Methamphetamine; substances used to manufacture. (HB1806)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg) with support from 12 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville), Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Substances used to manufacture methamphetamine. Adds ammonium nitrate to the list of substances of which the possession of two or more with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine is punishable as a Class 6 felony. The bill also strikes "metal" from the term "lithium metal." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102542D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/09/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1806)
01/10/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1806)
01/25/2013Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/28/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1806)
01/28/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/01/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time
02/04/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/04/2013Engrossed by House as amended HB1806E
02/04/2013Printed as engrossed 13102542D-E
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
02/07/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1806E)
02/08/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Rereferred to Finance
02/18/2013Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Read third time
02/20/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1806ER)
02/23/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB1806ER)
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
02/25/2013Signed by President
02/27/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1806ER)
03/16/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 426 (effective 7/1/13)
03/16/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0426)


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 1 minute.