Computer crimes; penalties. (SB1378)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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 »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102146D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2017Impact statement from VCSC (SB1378)
01/18/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2017Rereferred to Finance
01/23/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1378)
01/31/2017Passed by indefinitely in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1809.