Carnal knowledge of an inmate, parolee, etc.; penalty. (SB242)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Carnal knowledge of an inmate, parolee, probationer, arrestee, detainee, or pretrial defendant or posttrial offender; local or state law-enforcement officer; penalty. Adds law-enforcement officers to those persons who are guilty of a Class 6 felony if they are in a position of authority over and carnally know without force, threat, or intimidation any inmate, parolee, probationer, arrestee, detainee, or pretrial or posttrial offender, including those in the custody of a private, local, or state law-enforcement agency. In addition, the bill adds arrestees to the list of those persons for whom it is unlawful for a person in such authority to commit the offense of carnal knowledge. The provisions of the bill are contingent on funding in a general appropriation act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/02/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/02/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102561D
01/02/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/06/2020Impact statement from VCSC (SB242)
01/08/2020Moved from Courts of Justice to Judiciary due to a change of the committee name
01/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB242)
01/15/2020Reported from Judiciary (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/05/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Read second time
02/07/2020Reading of amendment waived
02/07/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB242E
02/07/2020Printed as engrossed 20102561D-E
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Placed on Calendar
02/12/2020Read first time
02/12/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB242E)
02/18/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/19/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
02/19/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/19/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/24/2020Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Committee substitute printed 20108723D-H1
02/24/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/25/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB242H1)
02/25/2020Impact statement from VCSC (SB242H1)
03/03/2020Left in Appropriations