Sexual battery; penalty. (HB208)

Introduced By

Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News)

Progress

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

Description

Sexual battery; penalty. Removes the requirement that sexual battery be committed by force, threat, intimidation, or ruse and eliminates a provision, rendered superfluous by such removal, that makes a person guilty of sexual battery who, within a two-year period, sexually abuses more than one complaining witness or one complaining witness on more than one occasion. Amends § 18.2-67.4, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/29/2017Committee
12/29/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101161D
12/29/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/03/2018Impact statement from VCSC (HB208)
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB208)
02/15/2018Left in Courts of Justice