Disorderly conduct in public places; school activities. (HB8)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Alex Askew (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), and Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Disorderly conduct in public places; school activities. Eliminates the Class 1 misdemeanor for disrupting willfully or while intoxicated, whether willfully or not, the operation of any school or any school activity conducted or sponsored by any school if the disruption (i) prevents or interferes with the orderly conduct of the operation or activity or (ii) has a direct tendency to cause acts of violence by the person or persons at whom, individually, the disruption is directed. This bill was incorporated into HB 256. Read the Bill »


01/27/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill


11/18/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100560D
11/18/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/22/2020Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB256-Mullin)
01/27/2020Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB256-Mullin)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB3.