Warrantless arrest; certain cases. (HB517)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)

Progress

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

Description

Warrantless arrest; conservation police officers and conservation officers. Allows a conservation police officer of the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and a conservation officer of the Department of Conservation and Recreation to make warrantless arrests for misdemeanors not committed in the officer's presence involving hunting, trapping, inland fish, and boating laws when such arrest is based on probable cause upon personal investigation. Amends § 19.2-81, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/09/2016 Committee
  • 01/09/2016 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102075D
  • 01/09/2016 Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
  • 01/15/2016 Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Natural Resources
  • 01/15/2016 Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee Natural Resources
  • 01/15/2016 Assigned ACNR sub:
  • 01/21/2016 Impact statement from DPB (HB517)
  • 01/27/2016 Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 02/03/2016 Referred from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
  • 02/03/2016 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 02/05/2016 Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
  • 02/05/2016 Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
  • 02/10/2016 Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 2-N)
  • 02/12/2016 Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (17-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/12/2016 Committee substitute printed 16105520D-H1
  • 02/13/2016 Read first time
  • 02/15/2016 Read second time
  • 02/15/2016 Committee substitute agreed to 16105520D-H1
  • 02/15/2016 Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB517H1
  • 02/16/2016 Read third time and passed House (72-Y 26-N)
  • 02/16/2016 VOTE: PASSAGE (72-Y 26-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2016 Impact statement from DPB (HB517H1)
  • 02/17/2016 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/17/2016 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 02/29/2016 Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (11-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 5 minutes.