VA HB1692 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB1692

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 17 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-31 - Continued to 2021 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
Pending: House Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Expungement of police and court records; misdemeanor and nonviolent felony convictions. Allows a person convicted of a misdemeanor or nonviolent felony to file a petition requesting expungement of the police and court records relating to the conviction if (i) the offense involved no victim; (ii) such person has been free from any term of incarceration, probation, and postrelease supervision imposed as a result of such conviction for at least two years for a misdemeanor offense or at least five years for a felony offense; (iii) such person has no prior or subsequent convictions other than traffic infractions; and (iv) such person has no pending criminal proceeding.

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Title

Police and court records; expungement of records for misdemeanor and nonviolent felony convictions.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-31HouseContinued to 2021 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
2020-01-17HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2020-01-17HousePresented and ordered printed 20101752D

Same As/Similar To

HB1692 (Carry Over) 2020-01-31 - Continued to 2021 in Courts of Justice by voice vote

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
192392.1(n/a)See Bill Text
192392.2(n/a)See Bill Text
192392.4(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments

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