Deferred dispositions; property crimes, larceny and receiving stolen goods. (SB286)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath) with support from co-patron Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Deferred dispositions; property crimes; larceny and receiving stolen goods. Provides that a court, upon such plea if the facts found by the court would justify a finding of guilt, without entering a judgment of guilt and with the consent of the accused, may defer further proceedings and place him on probation subject to terms and conditions for a first offense misdemeanor larceny provided such person has not previously been convicted of any felony or had a prior deferred disposition for the same offense. As introduced, this bill was a recommendation of the Virginia Criminal Justice Conference. This bill incorporates SB 309. Read the Bill »


02/14/2020: In Committee


01/03/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/03/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104290D
01/03/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/08/2020Moved from Courts of Justice to Judiciary due to a change of the committee name
01/31/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB286)
02/10/2020Incorporates SB309 (Stanley)
02/10/2020Committee substitute printed 20108083D-S1
02/10/2020Reported from Judiciary with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Read second time
02/11/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108083D-S1
02/11/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB286S1
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB286S1)
02/14/2020Placed on Calendar
02/14/2020Read first time
02/14/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB660.

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