Family or household member; definition, penalty. (HB1899)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Family or household member; definition; penalty. Adds to the definition of family or household members, for the purposes of definitions relating to juvenile and domestic relations district courts and multiple criminal and procedural statutes, step-brothers and step-sisters of a person and any individual who is a guardian, legal custodian, or other person standing in loco parentis of a person, or is a ward or dependent of such individual, regardless of whether such individual resides in the same home with the person. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2023Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23100625D
01/10/2023Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2023Impact statement from VCSC (HB1899)
01/26/2023Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/27/2023Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N)
02/07/2023Left in Courts of Justice

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