Inmates; carnal knowledge, expansion to include defendants on bond, penalty is Class 1 misdemeanor. (HB2294)

Introduced By

Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Carnal knowledge of an inmate; expansion to include defendants on bond. An accused is guilty of carnal knowledge of an inmate, parolee, probationer, detainee, or pretrial defendant or posttrial offender if he is an employee or contractual employee of, or a volunteer with, a bail bond company and he carnally knows, without the use of force, threat, or intimidation, a probationer, parolee, detainee, or pretrial defendant or posttrial offender for whom the bail bond company is surety. The offense is a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103930D
01/17/2013Impact statement from VCSC (HB2294)
01/17/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/01/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Committee substitute printed 13104905D-H1
02/02/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time
02/04/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104905D-H1
02/04/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2294H1
02/05/2013Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
02/05/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Read third time
02/19/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2294ER)
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
03/02/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2294ER)
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 602 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0602)