Criminal history record information; unauthorized sale, publication, etc. (HB1914)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon) with support from co-patron Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Unauthorized sale, publication, etc., of criminal history record information. Provides that any person who sells, offers for sale, publicizes, or offers for publication the criminal history record information of another person pertaining to that other person's arrest or charge for a criminal offense more than 120 days after the State Police has confirmed to the person charged or arrested that such information has been expunged when the person selling, offering for sale, etc., knows or has reason to know that the information has been expunged shall be liable to the other person for actual damages or $500, whichever is greater, in addition to attorney fees and costs. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103414D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2013Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/30/2013Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/05/2013Left in Courts of Justice


stephen writes:

This is a good bill.