Constitutional amendment; Literary Fund, exemption for certain asset forfeiture (first reference). (SJ32)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Constitutional amendment (first reference); Literary Fund; exemption for certain asset forfeiture. Amends the Constitution of Virginia to provide an exemption for property seized and forfeited to the Commonwealth for a violation of commercial sex trafficking and commercial sexual conduct crimes from the requirement that all property accruing to the Commonwealth by forfeiture shall be deposited into the Literary Fund. The amendment provides that the proceeds from such forfeited property shall be distributed by law for the purpose of providing treatment or specialized services to victims of sex trafficking. Read the Bill »


01/11/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Privileges and Elections Committee


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102921D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/25/2022Continued to 2023 in Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ29.