Protective orders; violation of provisions of orders. (HB2582)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Violation of provisions of protective orders; entering the lands, buildings, or premises owned or leased by protected party prohibited; penalties. Provides that any person subject to a protective order who enters any land, buildings, or premises, when such entrance is prohibited by a provision of the protective order, while the protected party is present, or enters and remains in or on such land, buildings, or premises until the protected party arrives, is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Current law makes it a Class 6 felony to furtively enter the home of any protected party while the party is present, or to enter and remain in the home of the protected party until the party arrives. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104005D
01/09/2019Impact statement from VCSC (HB2582)
01/09/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2582)
02/05/2019Left in Courts of Justice