Children; abandonment by parent or guardian, penalty. (SB411)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Abandonment of a child; penalty. Provides that any parent, guardian, or other person responsible for the care of a child who willfully renders a child abused or neglected by abandoning the child is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »

Status

01/22/2014: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102132D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/09/2014Impact statement from VCSC (SB411)
01/22/2014Committee substitute printed to Web only 14104305D-S1
01/22/2014Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice with letter (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2014Impact statement from VCSC (SB411S1)