Obscene image or video; transmission prohibited, penalty. (HB2254)

Introduced By

Del. Kelly Fowler (D-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transmission of obscene image or video; penalty. Prohibits the transmission of any obscene image or video with the intent to coerce, harass, or intimidate over any computer, cellular telephone or other wireless telecommunications device, or other public airway. A violation of the prohibition is a Class 1 misdemeanor. Read the Bill »


01/27/2021: passed committee


01/13/2021Presented and ordered printed 21100465D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2021Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/20/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2254)
01/22/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/22/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/27/2021House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/27/2021Committee substitute printed 21103833D-H1
01/27/2021Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N)

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