Criminal gang files; DOC to report incarcerated persons. (SB1152)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Criminal gang files. Allows the Department of Corrections to enter information into state and federal gang files on an offender who is incarcerated for more than one year at any time before the offender is released from incarceration. Current law requires such entry to be made "as soon as practicable" after determining that the person is a member of an organized criminal gang. Amends § 52-8.6, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101812D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/04/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1152)
02/06/2015Stricken at request of Patron in Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)