Obstructing emergency services personnel in performance of mission; increases penalty. (SB5060)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patron Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Obstructing emergency services personnel in performance of mission; penalty. Makes it a Class 1 misdemeanor to interfere with fire protection services personnel while such personnel are performing their duties. The bill also increases the penalty for interfering with emergency services personnel while such personnel are performing their duties from a Class 2 misdemeanor to a Class 1 misdemeanor. Read the Bill »

Status

08/20/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
08/17/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200188D
08/17/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
08/19/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5060)
08/20/2020Incorporated by Judiciary (SB5056-Reeves) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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