Summons; falsely signing, misdemeanor. (HB112)

Introduced By

Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy (D-Woodbridge) with support from 11 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond), Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Jay Jones (D-Norfolk), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Falsely signing a summons. Provides that a person who signs a summons with a false name is guilty of giving a false identity to a law-enforcement officer, a Class 1 misdemeanor. Currently, such conduct is punished as forging a public record, a Class 4 felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/14/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102004D
12/14/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB112)
01/17/2018Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)
02/15/2018Left in Courts of Justice