Police and court records; expungement of records, pardons. (HB142)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg) with support from co-patron Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Expungement of police and court records; pardons. Provides that any person granted an absolute pardon is, upon petition, entitled to the expungement of the police and court records relating to the conviction. Currently, only a person granted an absolute pardon for a crime he did not commit is so entitled. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/19/2017Committee
12/19/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101350D
12/19/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB142)
01/16/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/22/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (8-Y 0-N)
02/15/2018Left in Courts of Justice