Police and court records; expungement of certain offenses. (HB188)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Expungement of certain charges and convictions. Allows a person to petition for expungement of convictions and deferred disposition dismissals for marijuana possession, underage alcohol possession, and using a false ID to obtain alcohol when the offense occurred prior to the person's 21st birthday and five years have elapsed since the date of completion of all terms of sentencing and probation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/25/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102477D
12/25/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Criminal Law
01/14/2016Assigned App. sub: Subcommittee Criminal Law
01/14/2016Assigned Courts sub:
01/25/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB22, HB708 and SB521.


Mateo Cuadros writes:

this bill is great but its a little crazy because the person or student makes a little mistake within the 5 years they are srewed