Protective orders; assault and battery, penalty. (HB2007)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville) with support from co-patron Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Protective orders; assault and battery; penalty. Provides that a person who is the subject of a protective order who commits an assault and battery resulting in bodily injury on the person protected by the order is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Currently, the assault and battery must result in serious bodily injury in order for the offense to be punishable as a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101981D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2015Impact statement from VCSC (HB2007)
01/30/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/02/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
02/02/2015Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/04/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2007)
02/04/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Committee substitute printed 15104748D-H1
02/04/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/04/2015Incorporates HB2301
02/06/2015Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/06/2015Impact statement from VCSC (HB2007H1)
02/06/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1433.