Crimes; seizure and forfeiture of property. (HB660)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville) with support from co-patron Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Seizure and forfeiture of property used in connection with the commission of larcenies; certain other crimes. Provides that property used in connection with certain crimes associated with human trafficking is subject to forfeiture to the Commonwealth. The bill also removes certain duplicative offenses from an asset forfeiture statute pertaining only to automobiles. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101286D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/05/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 3-N)
02/07/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2014Read first time
02/10/2014Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2014Read third time and passed House (92-Y 7-N)
02/11/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (92-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB660)
02/26/2014Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (9-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2014Committee substitute printed 14105236D-S1
02/28/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB660S1)
03/03/2014Read third time
03/03/2014Reading of substitute waived
03/03/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14105236D-S1
03/03/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended HB660S1
03/03/2014Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Placed on Calendar
03/04/2014Senate substitute agreed to by House 14105236D-S1 (82-Y 14-N)
03/04/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (82-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB660ER)
03/06/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB660ER)
03/06/2014Signed by Speaker
03/09/2014Signed by President
04/06/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 658 (effective 7/1/14)
04/06/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0658)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB767.