Law-enforcement officers; exceptions to territorial limits. (HB1826)

Introduced By

Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean), Del. Jim LeMunyon (R-Oak Hill), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), and Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)

Progress

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

Description


Law-enforcement officers; exceptions to territorial limits. Provides that whenever the necessity arises for the enforcement of laws related to kidnapping, police officers and other officers, agents, and employees of a locality, Capitol Police officers, and campus police may be sent beyond their territorial limits. Amends § 15.2-1724, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2013Committee
01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101030D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2013Assigned MPPS sub: #2
01/17/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/18/2013Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Read first time
01/22/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2013Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/12/2013Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Read third time
02/15/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Enrolled
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1826ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/21/2013Signed by President
03/16/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 428 (effective 7/1/13)
03/16/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0428)

Video

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 50 seconds.

Comments

stephen writes:

This has all the makings for abuse by Law enforcement, and will never stop with just kidnappers.