Bail for a person accused of a crime that is an act of violence; notice to attorney. (HB756)

Introduced By

Del. Les Adams (R-Chatham) with support from 33 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan), Del. John Avoli (R-Staunton), Del. Jason Ballard (R-Pearisburg), Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville), Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk), Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), Del. Ronnie Campbell (R-Raphine), Tara Durant (R-Fredericksburg), Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston), Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg), Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun), Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. John McGuire (R-Glen Allen), Del. Margaret Ransone (R-Kinsale), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Chris Runion (R-Bridgewater), Del. Phil Scott (R-Spotsylvania), Del. Anne Ferrell Tata (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Kim Taylor (R-Dinwiddie), Del. Wendell Walker (R-Lynchburg), Del. Will Wampler (R-Abingdon), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Del. Bill Wiley (R-Winchester), Del. Wren Williams (R-Stuart), Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria), Del. Scott Wyatt (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Bail for a person accused of a crime that is an act of violence; notice to attorney for the Commonwealth. Requires a magistrate to transmit within 24 hours a copy of the checklist for bail determination form to the attorney for the Commonwealth when a magistrate conducts a bail hearing for a person arrested on a warrant or capias for an act of violence. The bill also provides that transmission of such copy to the attorney for the Commonwealth may be by facsimile or other electronic means. This bill is identical to SB 614. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102432D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
01/28/2022Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment(s) (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Read first time
02/02/2022Read second time
02/02/2022Committee amendments agreed to
02/02/2022Engrossed by House as amended HB756E
02/02/2022Printed as engrossed 22102432D-E
02/03/2022Read third time and passed House Block Vote (99-Y 0-N)
02/03/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2022Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/03/2022Passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/03/2022VOTE: Passage #2 (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2022Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/14/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB756E)
02/16/2022Reported from Judiciary (10-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2022Read third time
02/21/2022Passed Senate (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2022Enrolled
02/23/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB756ER)
02/23/2022Signed by Speaker
02/23/2022Signed by President
02/24/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB756ER)
03/09/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 9, 2022
03/09/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/01/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 47 (effective 7/1/22)
04/01/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0047)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB614.

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