Multi-jurisdiction grand jury; investigations of any criminal violation of Virginia law. (HB1015)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock) with support from co-patron Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Multi-jurisdiction grand jury investigations. Expands the purview of multi-jurisdiction grand juries to allow the investigation of any criminal violation of Virginia law punishable as a felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100001D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/24/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/29/2018Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Committee substitute printed 18105995D-H1
01/31/2018Read first time
02/01/2018Read second time
02/01/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105995D-H1
02/01/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1015H1
02/02/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/02/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2018Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (11-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Committee substitute printed 18107099D-S1
02/13/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Passed by for the day
02/15/2018Passed by for the day
02/16/2018Passed by for the day
02/19/2018Passed by for the day
02/20/2018Read third time
02/20/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/20/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107099D-S1
02/20/2018Defeated by Senate (8-Y 32-N) (see vote tally)


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 22 seconds.