Rape; person who has sexual intercourse with complaining witness accomplished by coercion. (SB21)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

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

Description

Rape by coercion.  Provides that any person who has sexual intercourse with a complaining witness, accomplished against the complaining witness's will by coercion, is guilty of rape. Currently such an offense must be accomplished by force, threat, or intimidation. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/28/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102101D
12/28/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2012Impact statement from VCSC (SB21)
01/13/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB21)
01/30/2012Committee amendments
01/30/2012Continued to 2013 in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
11/30/2012Left in Courts of Justice