Interception of communications; authorization for monitoring of communications by sheriff's office. (SB1373)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg)

Progress

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

Description

Interception of communications; sheriffs. Provides that the Attorney General may apply for authorization for the observation or monitoring of an interception of communications by a sheriff's office; under existing law the same may be done for a police department of a county or city or for U.S. law-enforcement officers. Amends § 19.2-66, § 19.2-68, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/31/2013Unanimous consent to introduce
01/31/2013Presented and ordered printed 13104488D
01/31/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/04/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Blank Action (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2013Bills placed in block (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1373)
02/11/2013Placed on Calendar
02/11/2013Read first time
02/11/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2013Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/11/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/15/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Read second time
02/20/2013Read third time
02/20/2013Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/20/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Enrolled
02/23/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1373ER)
02/23/2013Signed by President
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/25/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1373ER)
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 664 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0664)

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 35 seconds.