Arrest and summons quotas; prohibition. (HB750)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Arrest and summons quotas; prohibition. Prohibits (i) any agency of the Commonwealth or director or chief executive of any agency or department employing law-enforcement officers, (ii) any sheriff, (iii) any police force, or (iv) the Department of State Police from establishing a formal or informal quota that requires a law-enforcement officer to make a specific number of arrests or issue a specific number of summonses within a designated period of time. The bill also provides that the number of arrests made or summonses issued by a law-enforcement officer shall not be used as the sole criterion for evaluating the law-enforcement officer's job performance. This bill is identical to SB 327. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102555D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/20/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB750)
01/25/2022Assigned PS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/27/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/28/2022Reported from Public Safety (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Read first time
02/02/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2022Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/03/2022VOTE: Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
03/02/2022Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2022Passed by for the day
03/07/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Read third time
03/08/2022Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB750ER)
03/10/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB750ER)
03/10/2022Signed by Speaker
03/11/2022Signed by President
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/08/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 208 (effective 7/1/22)
04/08/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0208)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB327.