Pawnbrokers and precious metals dealers; photograph required of person pawning, selling, etc. (HB459)

Introduced By

Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News) with support from co-patrons Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Del. Brenda Pogge (R-Williamsburg), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), and Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton)

Progress

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

Description

Pawnbrokers and precious metal dealers; records required to be maintained; digital images. Requires pawnbrokers and precious metal dealers to take a digital image of (i) the form of identification used by the person involved in the transaction, which identification must bear a photograph of the person pawning or selling the goods, and (ii) the article or thing pawned, pledged, or sold. Amends § 54.1-4009, § 54.1-4101, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102328D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/13/2012Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/17/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/19/2012Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2012Committee substitute printed 12104405D-H1
01/20/2012Incorporates HB372
01/20/2012Incorporates HB985
01/23/2012Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
01/23/2012Rereferred to General Laws
01/23/2012Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/24/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/26/2012Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Committee substitute printed 12104743D-H2
01/30/2012Read first time
01/31/2012Read second time
01/31/2012Committee substitute from General Laws rejected 12104405D-H1
01/31/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104743D-H2
01/31/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB459H2
02/01/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/27/2012Continued to 2013 in General Laws and Technology (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2012Impact statement from VCSC (HB459ER)
11/30/2012Left in General Laws and Technology

Comments

Stephen writes:

Sounds good, but what about the people that buy and sell at fleamarkets, How will you inforce the law.