Restitution; supervised probation. (SB1285)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Restitution; supervised probation. Provides that for any offense that occurs on or after July 1, 2017, if restitution is ordered at the time of sentencing, the court shall place the defendant on an indefinite term of supervised probation until all ordered restitution is paid in full; however, the term of supervised probation shall not exceed the period of a suspended sentence fixed by the court, or if no period of suspension was fixed, then the term of supervised probation shall not exceed the maximum period for which the defendant might originally have been sentenced. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia State Crime Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103232D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1285)
01/25/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2017Rereferred to Finance
01/27/2017Fiscal impact review from JLARC (SB1285)
02/01/2017Reported from Finance with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Read second time
02/03/2017Reading of amendments waived
02/03/2017Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/2017Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1285E
02/03/2017Printed as engrossed 17103232D-E
02/03/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Placed on Calendar
02/08/2017Read first time
02/08/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2017Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1285E)
02/13/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (6-Y 4-N)
02/20/2017Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (16-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Committee substitute printed 17105279D-H1
02/21/2017Read second time
02/22/2017Passed by temporarily
02/22/2017Read third time
02/22/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105279D-H1
02/22/2017Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1285H1
02/22/2017Passed House with substitute (78-Y 21-N)
02/22/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (78-Y 21-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017Title replaced 17105279D-H1
03/07/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1285ER)
03/07/2017Signed by Speaker
03/09/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1285ER)
03/10/2017Signed by President
03/13/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/24/2017Governor's recommendation received by Senate
03/24/2017Governor's substitute printed 17106016D-S1
04/05/2017Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (19-Y 21-N) (see vote tally)
04/05/2017Communicated to Governor
04/05/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, May 5, 2017
05/03/2017G Vetoed by Governor


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 6 minutes.