Protective orders; assault and battery against protected person, penalty. (HB458)

Introduced By

Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean) with support from co-patron Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Protective orders; assault and battery; penalty. Provides that a person who is the subject of a protective order who commits and assault and battery resulting in bodily injury on the person protected by the order is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Currently, the assault and battery must result in serious bodily injury in order for the offense to be punishable as a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2016Committee
01/08/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101011D
01/08/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/09/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB458)
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Criminal Law
02/08/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB458)
02/16/2016Left in Courts of Justice