Charges and convictions, certain; expungement. (HB830)

Introduced By

Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Expungement of certain charges and convictions. Allows a person to petition for expungement of convictions and deferred disposition dismissals for possession of a controlled substance, marijuana possession, and underage alcohol possession when (i) the offense occurred as a result of such person being a victim of sexual assault or sexual battery and reporting such sexual assault or sexual battery to law enforcement; (ii) all court costs, fines, and restitution have been paid; and (iii) two years have passed since the date of completion of all terms of sentencing and probation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101859D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/31/2020Continued to 2021 in Courts of Justice