Computer crimes; penalties. (HB1809)

Introduced By

Sen. John Bell (D-Chantilly) with support from co-patrons Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk), and Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

RICO; computer crimes; penalties. Adds certain felony offenses contained in the Virginia Computer Crimes Act as qualifying offenses under the Virginia Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization (RICO) Act. Such crimes include computer fraud, transmission of unsolicited commercial electronic mail, computer trespass, computer invasion of privacy, using a computer to gather identifying information, and theft of computer services. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2017Committee
01/09/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102145D
01/09/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2017Impact statement from VCSC (HB1809)
01/23/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1809)
02/07/2017Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1378.