Sexual and Domestic Violence Subfund; funding of sexual and domestic violence prevention, etc. (SB4)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston) with support from co-patron Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Funding of sexual and domestic violence prevention, intervention, and prosecution. Creates a new subfund in the Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund to be known as the Sexual and Domestic Violence Subfund. The Subfund consists of all funds, from whatever source, in the Commonwealth related to sexual and domestic violence prevention, intervention, and prosecution. The bill also directs the Workers' Compensation Commission to appoint a coordinator to administer and oversee the use of the funds. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/02/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100667D
12/02/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB4)
01/14/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB4)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB4)
01/27/2014Continued to 2015 in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1.


Anna Pecora writes:

I fully support helping those who are victims of sexual and domestic violence. These victims need a safe place to turn to and resolve any trauma they've experienced.