Discretionary sentencing guideline midpoints; act of domestic terrorism enhancement. (HB1545)

Introduced By

Del. Ibraheem Samirah (D-Herndon)

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
01/10/2020Committee
01/10/2020Presented and ordered printed 20100863D
01/10/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2020Impact statement from VCSC (HB1545)
02/06/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/06/2020Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2021
02/07/2020Continued to 2021 in Courts of Justice

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