Human trafficking of children; reports and investigation. (HB486)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville) with support from co-patron Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Human trafficking of children; reports and investigation. Requires individuals currently required to report suspected child abuse or neglect to also report suspected cases of human trafficking of a child and specifies the duties of local departments of social services and courts with regard to investigating complaints of suspected human trafficking of a child. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102854D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/09/2014Assigned HWI sub: # 2
01/14/2014Referred from Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/14/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/24/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB486)
01/31/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/03/2014Continued to 2015 in Courts of Justice