Civil Rights and Policing, Commission on; established, membership, report, sunset provision. (SB5003)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), and Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commission on Civil Rights and Policing established; report. Establishes the Commission on Civil Rights and Policing for the purpose of reviewing civil justice, civil liberties, and policing in the Commonwealth and making policy recommendations to the General Assembly. The bill sunsets on July 1, 2023. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


07/21/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200152D
07/21/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
08/17/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5003)
08/19/2020Reported from Rules (12-Y 1-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
08/20/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/26/2020Read second time
08/26/2020Amendment by Senator Petersen agreed to
08/26/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB5003E
08/26/2020Passed by for the day
08/27/2020Passed by for the day
09/02/2020Read second time
09/02/2020Reading of amendments waived
09/02/2020Amendments #1 and #2 by Senator Petersen agreed to
09/02/2020Amendment #3 by Senator Petersen withdrawn
09/02/2020Amendment #4 by Senator Petersen agreed to
09/02/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB5003E
09/02/2020Printed as engrossed 20200152D-E
09/03/2020Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
09/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5003E)
09/17/2020Placed on Calendar
09/17/2020Read first time
09/17/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
11/09/2020Left in Rules