Adultery; reduces penalty to a civil penalty. (SB174)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

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

Description

Adultery; civil penalty. Reduces the penalty for adultery from a Class 4 misdemeanor to a civil penalty of not more than $250. Amends § 18.2-365, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/31/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100130D
12/31/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB174)
01/18/2016Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)