Computer trespass; expands the crime. (SB844)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Computer trespass; penalty. Expands the crime of computer trespass to provide that the prohibited actions that constitute computer trespass are criminalized if done through intentionally deceptive means and without authority and specifies that a computer hardware or software provider, an interactive computer service, or a telecommunications or cable operator does not have to provide notice of its activities to a computer user that a reasonable computer user should expect may occur. This bill was incorporated into SB 378. Read the Bill »


02/03/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101866D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/13/2020Impact statement from VCSC (SB844)
01/24/2020Assigned Juciciary sub: Criminal Law
01/24/2020Assigned Judiciary sub: Criminal Law
02/03/2020Incorporated by Judiciary (SB378-Bell) (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB378.