Discretionary sentencing guideline midpoints; act of domestic terrorism enhancement. (HB2554)

Introduced By

Del. Cia Price (D-Newport News) with support from co-patrons Del. Lashrecse D. Aird (D-Petersburg), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), and Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)

Progress

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

Description

Discretionary sentencing guideline midpoints; act of domestic terrorism enhancement. Provides that in addition to any increase in the midpoint of an initial recommended sentencing range already calculated for a defendant's criminal history, a defendant who commits an act of domestic terrorism, as defined in the bill, shall have the midpoint of the recommended sentencing range for his offense further increased by 200 percent in all cases. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2019Committee
01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103098D
01/09/2019Impact statement from VCSC (HB2554)
01/09/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/05/2019Left in Courts of Justice

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