VA HB1150 | 2022 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 14 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-14 - Committee Referral Pending
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Commercial sex trafficking, prostitution, etc.; mistake of age defense. Provides that a defendant's ignorance of the victim's age, the victim's misrepresentation of his age, or the defendant's belief that the victim was an adult shall not be raised as a defense in a prosecution for certain crimes related to commercial sex trafficking and prostitution involving a minor victim.

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Title

Commercial sex trafficking, prostitution, etc.; mistake of age defense.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2022-01-14HouseCommittee Referral Pending
2022-01-14HousePresented and ordered printed 22102730D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182346.01(n/a)See Bill Text
182348(n/a)See Bill Text
182349(n/a)See Bill Text
182355(n/a)See Bill Text
182357.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments

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