Jurisdiction over criminal cases; certification or appeal of charges. (HB2150)

Introduced By

Del. Les Adams (R-Chatham)

Progress

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

Description

Jurisdiction over criminal cases; certification or appeal of charges. Provides that upon certification by the district court of any felony charge and ancillary misdemeanor charge or upon noting an appeal for a conviction of an offense in district court, jurisdiction as to such charges shall vest in the circuit court, unless such case is reopened, modified, vacated, or suspended or the appeal has been withdrawn in the district court within 10 days. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia Criminal Justice Conference. Read the Bill »

Status

01/20/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
01/12/2021Committee
01/12/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100378D
01/12/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2021Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/20/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)

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