Forfeited assets; state or local agency that receives net proceeds of asset from DCJS, etc. (SB813)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Peake (R-Lynchburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sharing of forfeited assets; report. Provides that a state or local agency that receives a forfeited asset or an equitable share of the net proceeds of a forfeited asset from the Department of Criminal Justice Services (Department) or from a federal asset forfeiture proceeding shall inform the Department of (i) the offense on which the forfeiture is based, (ii) any criminal charge brought against the owner of the forfeited asset, and (iii) if a criminal charge was brought, the status of the criminal charge. The bill also provides that the Department shall include such information in the annual report that it provides to the Governor and the General Assembly concerning the sharing of forfeited assets. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104283D
01/12/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/01/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB813)
02/05/2018Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Placed on Calendar
02/14/2018Read first time
02/14/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/20/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/21/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/23/2018Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Committee substitute printed 18107549D-H1
02/26/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB813H1)
02/27/2018Read second time
02/28/2018Read third time
02/28/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107549D-H1
02/28/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB813H1
02/28/2018Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/28/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2018House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2018Title replaced 18107549D-H1
03/06/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB813ER)
03/06/2018Signed by Speaker
03/07/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB813ER)
03/09/2018Signed by President
03/15/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 15, 2018
03/15/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 666 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0666)