DOC, Board and Director of; prohibiting inmate possession of obscene materials, powers and duties. (HB1958)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)

Progress

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

Description

Board and Director of Department of Corrections; prohibiting inmate possession of obscene materials. Requires the Board of Corrections to promulgate and the Director and Department of Corrections to enforce regulatory policies prohibiting the possession of obscene materials by prisoners incarcerated in state correctional facilities. Amends § 53.1-10, § 53.1-5, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/13/2015 Committee
  • 01/13/2015 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102951D
  • 01/13/2015 Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
  • 01/20/2015 Assigned MPPS sub: #3
  • 01/26/2015 Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)
  • 01/30/2015 Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (17-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/02/2015 Read first time
  • 02/03/2015 Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/04/2015 Read third time and passed House (86-Y 13-N)
  • 02/04/2015 VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/05/2015 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/05/2015 Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
  • 02/06/2015 Impact statement from DPB (HB1958)
  • 02/07/2015 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/07/2015 Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
  • 02/13/2015 Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/16/2015 Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2015 Read third time
  • 02/17/2015 Passed Senate (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2015 Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2015 Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/20/2015 Enrolled
  • 02/20/2015 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1958ER)
  • 02/20/2015 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/21/2015 Impact statement from DPB (HB1958ER)
  • 02/23/2015 Signed by President
  • 02/24/2015 G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
  • 02/24/2015 Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/24/15
  • 02/24/2015 G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
  • 03/17/2015 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 293 (effective 7/1/15)
  • 03/17/2015 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0293)

Video

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 2 minutes.