Foster and adoptive parents; criminal conviction waiver process. (SB385)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Foster and adoptive parents; waiver. Provides the same criminal conviction waiver process for foster and adoptive parents that is currently available to persons who seek to operate, volunteer at, or work at child welfare agencies. Amends § 63.2-1723, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102077D
01/11/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB385)
01/29/2016Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2016Read second time
02/02/2016Reading of amendment waived
02/02/2016Committee amendment agreed to
02/02/2016Engrossed by Senate as amended SB385E
02/02/2016Printed as engrossed 16102077D-E
02/03/2016Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2016Placed on Calendar
02/05/2016Read first time
02/05/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/05/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB385E)
02/16/2016Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
02/23/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
02/23/2016Referred from Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/23/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/23/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/29/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (11-Y 0-N)
03/08/2016Left in Courts of Justice