Assault and battery; full-time or part-time employee, penalty. (SB570)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Assault and battery of campus police and school security officers; penalty. Adds campus police officers and school security officers and includes all full-time or part-time school personnel to the list of persons for which an enhanced penalty applies if such person is victimized because of his position. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2014Presented and ordered printed 14101396D
01/09/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2014Impact statement from VCSC (SB570)
01/20/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB570)
01/22/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2014Rereferred to Finance
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB570)
02/04/2014Reported from Finance (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2014Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2014Placed on Calendar
02/12/2014Read first time
02/12/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/18/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/24/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 2-N)
02/24/2014Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/26/2014Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (17-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2014Committee substitute printed 14105237D-H1
02/28/2014Read second time
03/03/2014Read third time
03/03/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14105237D-H1
03/03/2014Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB570H1
03/03/2014Passed House with substitute (86-Y 7-N)
03/03/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2014House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/04/2014Title replaced 14105237D-H1
03/06/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB570ER)
03/06/2014Signed by Speaker
03/09/2014Signed by President
03/11/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB570ER)
04/06/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 714 (effective 7/1/14)
04/06/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0714)


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.