Paramilitary activities; penalty. (SB1210)

Introduced By

Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patrons Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond), and Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Paramilitary activities; penalty. Provides that a person is guilty of unlawful paramilitary activity if such person assembles with another person with the intent of intimidating any person or group of persons by drilling, parading, or marching with any firearm or explosive or incendiary device or any components or combination thereof. Such unlawful paramilitary activity is punishable as a Class 5 felony. Amends § 18.2-433.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/04/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100501D
01/04/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/07/2019Impact statement from VCSC (SB1210)
01/14/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (7-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2019Committee substitute printed 19104622D-S1
01/14/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/15/2019Impact statement from VCSC (SB1210S1)
01/30/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1210S1)
02/06/2019Left in Finance

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