Harassment by computer; impersonating another, penalty. (HB344)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Harassment by computer; impersonating another; penalty. Makes it a Class 6 felony for a person having assumed the identity of another living individual to use a computer to communicate obscene, vulgar, profane, lewd, lascivious, or indecent language, make an obscene proposal, or threaten an illegal or immoral act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/02/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102566D
01/02/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/06/2014Impact statement from VCSC (HB344)
01/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB344)
01/28/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/29/2014Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB707-Gilbert)
01/31/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/03/2014Continued to 2015 in Courts of Justice
12/04/2014Left in Courts of Justice