Forensic Science Board; membership. (HB355)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon) with support from co-patron Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth)

Progress

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

Description

Forensic Science Board; membership. Adds a victim advocate to the Forensic Science Board, the Department of Forensic Science's policy board, and eliminates the member designated from the now defunct Virginia Institute of Forensic Science and Medicine. Amends § 9.1-1109, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/05/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102104D
01/05/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Civil Law
01/14/2016Assigned App. sub: Subcommittee Civil Law
01/14/2016Assigned Courts sub:
01/18/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 5-N)
01/18/2016Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 5-N)
01/27/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
02/03/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Committee substitute printed 16104812D-H1
02/05/2016Read first time
02/08/2016Read second time
02/08/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104812D-H1
02/08/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB355H1
02/09/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB355H1)
02/17/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Enrolled
02/24/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB355ER)
02/24/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB355ER)
02/24/2016Signed by Speaker
02/25/2016Signed by President
02/25/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/25/16
02/25/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 3, 2016
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 199 (effective 7/1/16)
03/01/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0199)