Child abuse or neglect; appeals from founded complaints, concurrent criminal investigations. (HB1953)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Campbell (R-Marion)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Appeals from founded complaints of child abuse or neglect; concurrent criminal investigations. Provides that whenever an appeal of a finding by a local department of social services is made and a criminal investigation is also commenced against the appellant for the same conduct involving the same victim as investigated by the local department, the appeal process shall automatically be stayed until the criminal investigation is closed or, in the case of a criminal investigation that is not completed within 180 days of the appellant's request for an appeal, for 180 days. Amends § 63.2-1526, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/17/2019: passed committee

History

DateAction
01/06/2019Committee
01/06/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103324D
01/06/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/11/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/15/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/16/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1953)
01/17/2019Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2019Read first time

Post a Public Comment About this Bill



if you have one


(Limited HTML is OK: <a>, <em>, <strong>, <s>)