Civil contempt; limits on imprisonment. (HB1311)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)

Progress

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

Description

Civil contempt; limits on imprisonment. Limits the length of time a person can be imprisoned for civil contempt to 30 days except as otherwise provided by law. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
11/12/2014Committee
11/12/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100439D
11/12/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/08/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1311)
01/13/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/23/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Courts of Justice