Picketing or disrupting tranquility of home; exceptions eliminated. (HB944)

Introduced By

Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville)

Progress

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

Description

Picketing or disrupting tranquility of home; exceptions eliminated. Removes from the crime of picketing or disrupting tranquility of home the exceptions for (i) the picketing in a lawful manner of the place of employment involved in a labor dispute, (ii) the picketing in a lawful manner of a construction site, and (iii) the holding a meeting or assembly on premises commonly used for the discussion of subjects of general public interest. The bill also clarifies that any court authorized to award injunctions may enjoin prohibited conduct related to such crime and may award damages against any person found guilty of such crime. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/07/2020Committee
01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101091D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/02/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/03/2020Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (7-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020Left in Courts of Justice

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