VA HB1093 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 5 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-14 - Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
Pending: Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Prisoners; special identification cards. Requires the Department of Corrections and the sheriff, jail superintendent, or other jail administrator of a local correctional facility to, upon request, assist any prisoner who does not already possess a valid government-issued identification card with all of the paperwork necessary for such prisoner to obtain a special identification card issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles to a prisoner upon his release. Current law authorizes local correctional institutions to issue such identification cards but does not require it.

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Prisoners; issuance of special identification cards upon release.


Roll Calls

2020-02-14 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-06 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-31 - House - House: Reported from Public Safety with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-30 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N) (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-02-14SenateRereferred to Finance and Appropriations
2020-02-14SenateReported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N)
2020-02-07SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2020-02-07SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2020-02-06HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N)
2020-02-06HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
2020-02-05HousePrinted as engrossed 20102519D-E
2020-02-05HouseEngrossed by House as amended HB1093E
2020-02-05HouseCommittee amendments agreed to
2020-02-05HouseRead second time
2020-02-04HouseRead first time
2020-01-31HouseReported from Public Safety with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
2020-01-30HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
2020-01-15HouseAssigned PS sub: Public Safety
2020-01-07HouseReferred to Committee on Public Safety
2020-01-07HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102519D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
531116.1:02(n/a)See Bill Text
53131.4(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments