Misdemeanors; expungement of criminal record for charges dismissed. (HB1154)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Expungement for misdemeanors deferred and dismissed. Provides that expungement of a criminal record is available to a petitioner whose misdemeanor charges are dismissed without adjudication of guilt following a deferral of proceedings and satisfaction of terms and conditions imposed by the court. Currently, expungement is only available for an acquittal, a nolle prosequi, a pardon, or an accord and satisfaction. Amends § 19.2-392.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103699D
01/14/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/29/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in Courts of Justice