Method of execution; lethal injection drugs. (HB100)

Introduced By

Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church) with support from 15 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond), Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy (D-Woodbridge), Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas), Del. Wendy Gooditis (D-Clarke), Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Method of execution; lethal injection drugs. Eliminates the provision making the identities of (i) any pharmacy or outsourcing facility that enters into a contract with the Department of Corrections for the compounding of drugs necessary to carry out an execution by lethal injection, (ii) any officer or employee of such pharmacy or outsourcing facility, and (iii) any person or entity used by such pharmacy or outsourcing facility to facilitate the compounding of such drugs confidential, exempt from the Freedom of Information Act (§ 2.2-3700 et seq.), and not subject to discovery or introduction as evidence in any civil proceeding unless good cause is shown. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/13/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101192D
12/13/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB100)
01/16/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/19/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)
02/15/2018Left in Courts of Justice