Child abuse and neglect; investigation of an individual by local boards of social services. (HB1671)

Introduced By

Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child abuse and neglect; investigations by local boards of social services. Requires local boards of social services, when investigating an individual who is the subject of child abuse or neglect allegations or the subject of a family assessment, to determine whether such individual has resided in another state within at least the preceding five years and, if he has resided in another state, to request a search of the child abuse and neglect registry or equivalent registry maintained by such state. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/03/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100319D
12/03/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/11/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/15/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/24/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/24/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1671)
01/24/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (9-Y 0-N)
01/29/2019Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Committee substitute printed 19104689D-H1
01/31/2019Read first time
01/31/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1671H1)
02/01/2019Read second time
02/01/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19104689D-H1
02/01/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1671H1
02/04/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/04/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/04/2019Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/04/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2019Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/07/2019Assigned Rehab sub: Subcommittee #2
02/15/2019Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Read third time
02/19/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1671ER)
02/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1671ER)
02/22/2019Signed by Speaker
02/22/2019Signed by President
03/04/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 4, 2019
03/04/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/08/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 276 (effective 7/1/19)
03/08/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0276)