Protective orders; violations, penalty. (SB145)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Violations of protective orders; penalty. Provides that any person who commits any assault, assault and battery, or bodily wounding upon any party protected by a protective order is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Currently, the Class 6 felony is only applicable if the person commits an assault and battery that results in serious bodily injury to the protected party. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/18/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
12/18/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101426D
12/18/2019Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
12/19/2019Impact statement from VCSC (SB145)
01/08/2020Moved from Courts of Justice to Judiciary due to a change of the committee name
01/27/2020Committee substitute printed to LIS only 20106786D-S1
01/27/2020Failed to report (defeated) in Judiciary (7-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)