Sex offenders; reregistration, name change. (HB1251)

Introduced By

Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sex offenders; reregistration; name change. Provides that a person required to register with the Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry must reregister in person with the local law-enforcement agency within three days following a change of the person's name and that a person who is incarcerated or civilly committed must notify the Registry within three days following a name change. Currently, there is no time specified for when such person has to reregister. The bill also requires that the information contained in the Registry must include any former name of a person required to register if he has lawfully changed his name during the period for which he is required to register. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103584D
01/17/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2014Impact statement from VCSC (HB1251)
01/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1251)
01/30/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/31/2014Fiscal impact review from JLARC (HB1251)
01/31/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/31/2014Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/03/2014Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2014Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2014Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2014Read first time
02/10/2014Read second time
02/10/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/10/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB1251E
02/10/2014Printed as engrossed 14103584D-E
02/10/2014Impact statement from VCSC (HB1251E)
02/11/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1251E)
02/17/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2014Rereferred to Finance
02/25/2014Reported from Finance (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014Read third time
02/26/2014Passed Senate (38-Y 1-N)
02/26/2014Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1251ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/06/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1251ER)
03/06/2014Signed by President
03/31/2014Impact statement from VCSC (HB1251ER)
04/06/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 677 (effective 7/1/14)
04/06/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0677)


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 1 minute.