Bail bondsmen and bail enforcement agents; license suspension when arrested for a felony, reporting. (HB2314)

Introduced By

Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Bail bondsmen and bail enforcement agents; license suspension; reporting. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to suspend the license of any bail bondsman or bail enforcement agent who has been arrested for a felony during the pendency of his case. The bill also requires a bail bondsman to report any felony arrest to the Department within 10 calendar days of the arrest. Finally, the bill reduces from 30 to 10 calendar days the time within which a bail bondsman or bail enforcement agent must report certain other information to the Department. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/22/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103729D
01/22/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/26/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/28/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 1-N)
02/04/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2314)
02/04/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House (78-Y 22-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (78-Y 22-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/23/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (11-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Committee substitute printed 15105439D-S1
02/24/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Passed by for the day
02/24/2015Reconsideration of Passed by for the day agreed to (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Read third time
02/25/2015Reading of substitute waived
02/25/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15105439D-S1
02/25/2015Passed by for the day
02/26/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/26/2015Amendment by Senator Obenshain agreed to
02/26/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendment HB2314S1
02/26/2015Passed Senate with substitute with amendment (35-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015Placed on Calendar
02/26/2015Passed by temporarily
02/26/2015Senate substitute with amendment agreed to by House 15105439D-S1 (83-Y 16-N)
02/26/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (83-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2314ER)
03/06/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2314ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 600 (effective 7/1/15)
03/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0600)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 6 clips in all, totaling 9 minutes.