Parole statutes; application for juveniles and persons committed upon certain felony offenses. (SB1370)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Application of parole statutes for juveniles and persons committed upon felony offenses committed on or after January 1, 1995. Repeals the abolition of parole. The bill requires the Virginia Parole Board to establish procedures for consideration of parole for persons who were previously ineligible for parole because parole was abolished and to allow for an extension of time for the scheduling of a parole interview for reasonable cause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101354D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/29/2021Passed by indefinitely in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1370)