Child welfare agency; operating without a license, abuse and neglect of child, penalty. (HB1189)

Introduced By

Del. Daun Hester (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patron Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Operation of a child welfare agency without a license; negligence resulting in death of or injury to a child; penalty. Provides that in any case in which a person operates or engages in the conduct of a child welfare agency without first obtaining a license, and a child under the care or supervision of such child welfare agency suffers death or serious bodily injury as a result of the child care provider's negligent operation of such child welfare agency, such person is guilty of a Class 4 felony. Read the Bill »

Status

04/06/2016: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/15/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16104066D
01/15/2016Committee
01/15/2016Presented and ordered printed 16104066D
01/15/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB1189)
01/15/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
01/20/2016Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1189)
01/26/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/26/2016Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/28/2016Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
02/08/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/08/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 1-N)
02/10/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2016Committee substitute printed 16105364D-H1
02/10/2016Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/11/2016Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/11/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/11/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB1189H1)
02/12/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1189H1)
02/12/2016Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105364D-H1
02/15/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1189H1
02/16/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/19/2016Rereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/24/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Committee substitute printed 16105819D-S1
02/24/2016Rereferred to Finance
02/25/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1189S1)
02/25/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB1189S1)
03/02/2016Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2016Read third time
03/03/2016Reading of substitute waived
03/03/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105819D-S1
03/03/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1189S1
03/03/2016Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2016Placed on Calendar
03/07/2016Senate substitute agreed to by House 16105819D-S1 (96-Y 0-N)
03/07/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2016Enrolled
03/08/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1189ER)
03/08/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1189ER)
03/08/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB1189ER)
03/08/2016Signed by Speaker
03/10/2016Signed by President
03/11/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/11/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/11/16
03/11/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
04/06/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 705 (effective 7/1/16)
04/06/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0705)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 50 seconds.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS. MR. SPEAKER, MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE, HOUSE BILL 1189 WILL AMENDMENT OF CODE OF VIRGINIA AND INCREASES THE PENS YALT TO A
CLARIFIES ONE WORD, ADDS WILLFUL AND CLARIFIES FOR PURPOSE OF SUBSECTION A. I MOVE THAT WE ACCEPT THE SENATE SUBSTITUTE. SHALL THE SENATE SUBSTITUTE BE AGREED TO? THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL. AYE, 96, NO, 0.