Magistrates; certain minimum standards for security and accessibility in quarters. (SB386)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Quarters for magistrates; certain minimum standards for security and accessibility. Establishes certain minimum standards for ensuring security and accessibility in quarters for magistrates. This bill is a recommendation of the Judicial Council of Virginia and is identical to HB 679. Read the Bill »


According to the fiscal impact statement, the bill SB386 ER is not expected to have a material fiscal impact on the resources of the court system.

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Bill Has Passed


01/09/2024Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24101198D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2024Moved from Judiciary to Courts of Justice due to a change of the committee name
01/18/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB386)
02/05/2024Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2024Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2024Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2024Placed on Calendar
02/13/2024Read first time
02/13/2024Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2024Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2024Read second time
02/21/2024Read third time
02/21/2024Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/21/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2024Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB386ER)
02/26/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB386ER)
02/26/2024Signed by Speaker
02/28/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
03/28/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 237 (effective 7/1/24)
03/28/2024G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0237)

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