Presumption of death; missing person report. (HB1579)

Introduced By

Del. Clinton Jenkins (D-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Presumption of death; missing person report. Provides that a person who is a resident of the Commonwealth shall be presumed dead if such person disappears for two successive years, his body has not been found, he is not known to be alive, and a missing person report has been issued for him by a local law-enforcement agency. Read the Bill »


12/04/2020: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/14/2020Presented and ordered printed 20105392D
01/14/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/29/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2021
01/31/2020Continued to 2021 in Courts of Justice
12/04/2020Left in Courts of Justice