Cruelty to animals with intent to intimidate or threaten a household member; penalty. (SB1276)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)

Progress

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

Description

Cruelty to animals with intent to intimidate or threaten a household member; penalty. Makes any violation relating to cruelty to an animal a Class 6 felony when such violation is carried out with the intent to threaten, intimidate, coerce, harass, or terrorize a family or household member. This bill was incorporated into SB 1604. Amends § 3.2-6570, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/24/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Finance Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100721D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/08/2019Impact statement from VCSC (SB1276)
01/17/2019Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/31/2019Incorporated by Finance (SB1604-DeSteph) (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2642.

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