Lethality assessment program; DCJS to establish for first responders. (SB1061)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Lethality assessments; Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Victim Fund. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish a lethality assessment program for first responders and to adopt guidelines to make the resources of the Fund available to law-enforcement authorities or appropriate programs to implement an evidence-based lethality assessment program. Read the Bill »


01/29/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103481D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Rereferred to Finance
01/28/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1061)
01/29/2013Passed by indefinitely in Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)