Crime victim rights; notice of release of defendant found unrestorably incompetent. (HB2648)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)

Progress

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

Description

Crime victim rights; notice of release of defendant found unrestorably incompetent or acquitted by reason of insanity. Provides that, upon the request of the victim of a crime, the attorney for the Commonwealth shall notify the victim of the release of a defendant who was found to be unrestorably incompetent or who was acquitted by reason of insanity and committed to inpatient hospitalization. Amends § 19.2-11.01, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/16/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2019Committee
01/11/2019Presented and ordered printed 19103613D
01/11/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/16/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)

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