Arrests; law-enforcement agency to report, etc. (SB566)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Report of arrests; fingerprints; trespass; disorderly conduct. Requires that a law-enforcement agency make a report of any arrest of a person for trespassing (§ 18.2-119) or disorderly conduct (§ 18.2-415) to the Central Criminal Records Exchange and that such report be accompanied by the fingerprints and photograph of the person arrested. Under current law, such a report is required for all other misdemeanors punishable by confinement in jail under Title 18.2 (Crimes and Offenses Generally). This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia State Crime Commission. This bill is identical to HB 1266. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103932D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB566)
01/31/2018Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2018Reported from Courts of Justice (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2018Read second time
02/19/2018Read third time
02/19/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/19/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB566ER)
02/21/2018Signed by Speaker
02/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB566ER)
02/23/2018Signed by President
02/26/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 26, 2018
02/26/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 5, 2018
03/05/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 178 (effective 7/1/18)
03/05/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0178)