Carnal knowledge of pretrial or posttrial offender; bail bondsmen, increases penalty. (HB557)

Introduced By

Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Carnal knowledge of pretrial or posttrial offender; bail bondsmen; penalty. Increases to a Class 6 felony from a Class 1 misdemeanor the penalty for an owner or employee of a bail bond company that posted bond for a person to carnally know such person if the owner or employee has the authority to revoke the person's bond. Read the Bill »


01/06/2020: Awaiting a Vote in the Finance and Appropriations Committee


01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103236D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/08/2020Impact statement from VCSC (HB557)
02/06/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/06/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/07/2020Reported from Courts of Justice (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Read first time
02/10/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB557)
02/19/2020Reported from Judiciary (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/26/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020Read third time
02/28/2020Passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020Passed by for the day

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