Police and court records; expungement of deceased person's records. (SB34)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Expungement of police and court records; deceased persons. Provides that in the event that a person who is entitled to bring a petition for expungement dies before filing a petition, the next of kin of the decedent may file on the decedent's behalf within three years after the death of the decedent. The bill also provides that if a person who is entitled to bring a petition for expungement dies while such petition is pending, his next of kin may continue to prosecute such petition on the decedent's behalf. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
11/20/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100430D
11/20/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/29/2018Committee substitute printed to LIS only 18106263D-S1
01/29/2018Incorporates SB98 (Marsden)
01/29/2018Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (5-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB98.