Battery; certain local social services workers; penalty. (HB1861)

Introduced By

Sen. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Battery; certain local social services workers; penalty. Provides that the penalty for battery of a child protective services worker or foster care worker employed by a local department of social services and engaged in his public duties shall include a term of confinement of 15 days in jail, two days of which is a mandatory minimum term of confinement. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103136D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/21/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1861)
01/21/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Courts of Justice