Law-enforcement free zones and standing down during a riot or unlawful assembly; civil action. (SB5079)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta) with support from co-patron Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)

Progress

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

Description

Civil action for law-enforcement free zones and standing down during a riot or unlawful assembly. Provides a civil cause of action for any person who suffers a bodily injury or who has property damaged or destroyed in a law-enforcement free zone, defined in the bill. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
08/17/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200423D
08/17/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
08/26/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5079)
08/26/2020Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
08/26/2020Passed by indefinitely in Judiciary (8-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)

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