Abuse or neglect of child; definitions, penalty. (HB1295)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Abuse or neglect of child; definitions. of "abused or neglected child" and "child in need of services"; penalty. Removes the exemption for children under only the treatment of a spiritual provider pursuant to the tenets of a church or religious denomination from the definitions of "abused or neglected child" and "child in need of services" and from the consideration of whether an individual has committed felony child abuse or neglect. Amends § 16.1-228, § 18.2-371.1, § 63.2-100, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/21/2016Committee
01/21/2016Presented and ordered printed 16100828D
01/21/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB1295)
01/21/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2016Left in Courts of Justice