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

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