Private security services; allows those out-of-state to contract with those licensed in State. (SB90)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Definition of private investigator; out-of-state private security services.  Allows a private security services business licensed by another state to contract with a private security services business licensed by the Commonwealth to act as a private investigator for a specific investigation. Amends § 9.1-139, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100911D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2012Committee substitute printed 12104265D-S1
01/17/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2012Motion to reconsider reading dispensed agreed to (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2012Read second time
01/18/2012Reading of substitute waived
01/18/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104265D-S1
01/18/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB90S1
01/19/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/14/2012Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
02/21/2012Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2013
02/23/2012Continued to 2013 in General Laws
11/29/2012Left in General Laws