Protective orders; penalty. (HB610)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville) with support from co-patron Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

Progress

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

Description

Violations of protective orders; penalty. Provides that any person who commits any assault or bodily wounding upon or stalks any party protected by a protective order is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Currently, the Class 6 felony is only applicable if the person commits an assault and battery that results in serious bodily injury to the protected party. Amends § 16.1-253.2, § 18.2-60.4, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2016Committee
01/11/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100416D
01/11/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB610)
01/28/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB610)
02/05/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
02/05/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/08/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
02/10/2016Committee substitute printed 16104978D-H1
02/10/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB610H1)
02/12/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB610H1)
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104978D-H1
02/15/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB610H1
02/16/2016Read third time and passed House (98-Y 1-N)
02/16/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/24/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Committee substitute printed 16105808D-S1
02/24/2016Rereferred to Finance
02/29/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB610S1)
03/02/2016Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2016Committee substitute printed 16105842D-S2
03/02/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB610S2)
03/03/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2016Read third time
03/03/2016Reading of substitute waived
03/03/2016Committee substitute rejected 16105808D-S1
03/03/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105842D-S2
03/03/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB610S2
03/03/2016Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2016Placed on Calendar
03/04/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB610S2)
03/07/2016Senate substitute agreed to by House 16105842D-S2 (95-Y 0-N)
03/07/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2016Enrolled
03/08/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB610ER)
03/08/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB610ER)
03/08/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB610ER)
03/08/2016Signed by Speaker
03/10/2016Signed by President
03/11/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/11/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/11/16
03/11/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
03/29/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 583 (effective 7/1/16)
03/29/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0583)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

AMEND AND REENACT SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO VIOLATIONS OF PROTECTIVE ORDERS, PENALTY. SHALL THE BILL PASS? THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL. AYES 98, NOS ONE. AYES 98, NOS ONE, THE BILL