Incapacitated adults; abuse or neglect, penalty. (HB1559)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon) with support from co-patron Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg)

Progress

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

Description

Abuse and neglect of incapacitated adults; penalty. Provides that any responsible person who abuses or neglects an incapacitated adult in a manner so gross, wanton, and culpable as to show a reckless disregard for human life, but whose abuse or neglect does not result in serious bodily injury or disease to the incapacitated adult, is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/07/2015Committee
01/07/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102299D
01/07/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/08/2015Impact statement from VCSC (HB1559)
02/10/2015Left in Courts of Justice