U.S. Armed Forces & Va. Nat'l Guard; malicious bodily injury to or pointing of laser at members. (SB465)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Malicious bodily injury to or pointing of laser at members of United States Armed Forces; penalty. Adds members of the United States Armed Forces, and members of the Virginia National Guard, to the list of persons the malicious or unlawful wounding of whom, or the pointing of a laser at whom, is subject to an enhanced penalty. The provisions of the bill are contingent upon funding in a general appropriation act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100226D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2018Impact statement from VCSC (SB465)
01/24/2018Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2018Rereferred to Finance
01/31/2018Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Read second time
02/02/2018Reading of amendment waived
02/02/2018Committee amendment agreed to
02/02/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended SB465E
02/02/2018Printed as engrossed 18100226D-E
02/05/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB465E)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/06/2018Left in Appropriations