Terrorist organization, designated; providing material support or resources, exemptions, penalty. (SB1052)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Providing material support or resources to a designated terrorist organization; exemptions; penalty. Provides that any person who provides material support or resources to an organization that has been designated by the U.S. Secretary of State as a foreign terrorist organization is guilty of a Class 3 felony. If such material support results in the death of any person, the penalty is increased to a Class 2 felony. The bill provides an exemption to those persons who provide such material support with the approval of the U.S. Secretary of State and U.S. Attorney General. The bill provides that its provisions do not preclude prosecution under any other statute. Amends § 18.2-46.4, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/16/2017: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/06/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101422D
01/06/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2017Impact statement from VCSC (SB1052)
01/16/2017Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB1154-Reeves) (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1154.