Bostic v. Rainey; gender-specific references, report. (HJ546)

Introduced By

Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), and Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Study; gender-specific references; Bostic v. Rainey; report. Requests the Boyd-Graves Conference and the Virginia Criminal Justice Conference to study how to revise relevant gender-specific references in the Code of Virginia in light of the 2014 Bostic v. Rainey decision, which struck down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/05/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101242D
01/05/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
01/27/2015Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Rules