Sexual and Domestic Violence, Advisory Committee on; established. (HB2092)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from 28 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Rich Anderson (R-Woodbridge), Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan), Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville), Del. Jeff Campbell (R-Marion), Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg), Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), Del. Mike Futrell (D-Woodbridge), Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake), Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas), Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg), Del. Brenda Pogge (R-Williamsburg), Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding), Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News), Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Local Program Center. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish the Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Local Program Center, which will, in cooperation with the state sexual and domestic violence coalition and local sexual and domestic violence programs, establish voluntary accreditation standards and procedures for such programs and may provide technical assistance and administrative support, including staffing. The Center may provide accreditation assistance and training, resource material, and research into methods and procedures that will assist the local sexual and domestic violence programs in obtaining accreditation. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia State Crime Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103503D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/21/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2092)
01/28/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
02/04/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Committee substitute printed 15104453D-H1
02/04/2015Incorporates HB1954
02/06/2015Read first time
02/08/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2092H1)
02/09/2015Read second time
02/09/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104453D-H1
02/09/2015Amendment by Delegate Peace agreed to
02/09/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB2092EH1
02/09/2015Printed as engrossed 15104453D-EH1
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2092EH1)
02/18/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Read third time
02/23/2015Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2092ER)
02/26/2015Signed by Speaker
02/26/2015Signed by President
02/27/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/27/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2092ER)
02/27/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/27/15
02/27/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 402 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0402)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 4 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1094.