Parole Board; notice of parole of prisoner to victim. (SB1125)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest), and Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Parole Board; notice to victim. Requires the Parole Board, within seven days of making any decision regarding the parole of a prisoner, to provide written or electronic notice of such decision to the victim of the crime for which the prisoner was incarcerated, unless the victim has submitted a written request to forgo such notice. Read the Bill »


03/01/2021: Failed to Pass in Committee


12/22/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101811D
12/22/2020Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/15/2021Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/27/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1125)
01/27/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2021Read second time
01/29/2021Reading of amendments waived
01/29/2021Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2021Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1125E
01/29/2021Printed as engrossed 21101811D-E
02/01/2021Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2021Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2021Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1125E)
02/05/2021Placed on Calendar
02/05/2021Read first time
02/05/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice
03/01/2021Left in Courts of Justice