Sexual and Domestic Violence, Advisory Committee on; established. (SB1094)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


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


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103500D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/21/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1094)
02/02/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Committee substitute printed 15104615D-S1
02/03/2015Incorporates SB1057
02/03/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Read second time
02/04/2015Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104615D-S1
02/04/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1094S1
02/05/2015Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2015Placed on Calendar
02/09/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2015Read second time
02/13/2015Read third time
02/13/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/13/2015Engrossed by House as amended
02/13/2015Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/13/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1094S1)
02/17/2015House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1094ER)
02/20/2015Signed by Speaker
02/21/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1094ER)
02/23/2015Signed by President
02/24/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/24/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/24/15
02/24/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/16/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 222 (effective 7/1/15)
03/16/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0222)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 45 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2092.