Computer trespass; expands crime, monitoring location of a minor, etc., by parent or legal guardian. (SB533)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Computer trespass; penalty. Expands the crime of computer trespass to provide that the prohibited actions that constitute computer trespass are criminalized if done through intentionally deceptive means and without authority and specifies that a computer hardware or software provider, an interactive computer service, or a telecommunications or cable operator does not have to provide notice of its activities to a computer user that a reasonable computer user should expect may occur. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103459D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2018Impact statement from VCSC (SB533)
01/24/2018Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2018Committee substitute printed 18105984D-S1
01/26/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2018Impact statement from VCSC (SB533S1)
01/29/2018Read second time
01/29/2018Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105984D-S1
01/29/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB533S1
01/30/2018Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Placed on Calendar
02/05/2018Read first time
02/05/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB533S1)
02/16/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/19/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 2-N)
03/06/2018Left in Courts of Justice