Juvenile court; retained jurisdiction, procedures in case of adults, penalties. (SB454)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)

Progress

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

Description

Juvenile court; retained jurisdiction; procedures; penalties. Specifies procedures to be used for adults who are subject to the retained jurisdiction of the juvenile court for criminal offenses committed as juveniles. The bill requires that a proceeding against such person be commenced by petition and that parents not be notified or involved. The bill specifies dispositional alternatives and a maximum jail sentence. The bill increases the maximum jail sentence to 12 months for each offense, not to exceed a total of 36 months. Under current law, the maximum jail sentence is 12 months for a single offense or multiple offenses. The bill also states that such persons are entitled to good conduct credit. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia Criminal Justice Conference. Read the Bill »

Status

03/04/2016: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103927D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/03/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2016Read second time
02/08/2016Reading of amendments waived
02/08/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/08/2016Engrossed by Senate as amended SB454E
02/08/2016Printed as engrossed 16103927D-E
02/09/2016Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Placed on Calendar
02/11/2016Read first time
02/11/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
02/16/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/22/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/24/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Read second time
02/26/2016Read third time
02/26/2016Passed by for the day
02/29/2016Read third time
02/29/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/29/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Enrolled
03/01/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB454ER)
03/01/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB454ER)
03/01/2016Signed by Speaker
03/04/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/7/2016
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016

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 28 seconds.

Transcript

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

ALL IN FAVOR SAY AYE. THOSE OPPOSED, NO. THE AYES HAVE IS. THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT IS AGREED TO. SENATE BILL 454 REPORTED WITH AMENDMENTS. I MOVE THAT THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS BE AGREED TO. THE QUESTION IS SHALL THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS BE AGREED TO. ALL IN FAVOR SAY AYE. THOSE OPPOSED, NO. THE AYES HAVE IS.