Battery; punishment when against public transportation operators, penalty. (HB426)

Introduced By

Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Daun Hester (D-Norfolk), and Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Battery; public transportation operators; penalty. Provides that the punishment for battery of a person who is the operator of a vehicle operated by a public transportation service who is engaged in the performance of his duties is a Class 1 misdemeanor, including a term of confinement of 15 days in jail, two days of which shall be a mandatory minimum term of confinement. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/07/2016Committee
01/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102640D
01/07/2016Referred 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:
01/18/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Courts of Justice