Virginia Biased-Based Profiling Statistics Reporting Act; established. (HB1519)

Introduced By

Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Biased-Based Profiling Statistics Reporting Act. Prohibits the use of biased-based profiling by state and local law-enforcement officers and requires such officers to record certain data regarding motor vehicle and investigatory stops and report this information to the Department of State Police. The Department of State Police is required to develop a statewide database to analyze the data to determine the existence and prevalence of biased-based profiling in the Commonwealth. The Superintendent of State Police is required to report annually on the findings of the analysis to the Governor, the General Assembly, and the Attorney General. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2015Committee
01/06/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103094D
01/06/2015Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2015Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/22/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety