VA HB1938 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-02-05 - Left in Courts of Justice
Pending: House Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Destroying or tampering with firefighting or emergency medical services equipment or law-enforcement equipment and vehicles; penalty. Increases from a Class 1 misdemeanor to a Class 6 felony the penalty for injuring, destroying, removing, or tampering with any firefighting equipment or apparatus, emergency medical services vehicle, or law-enforcement vehicle or equipment. The bill also adds to this prohibition such interference with any other equipment or apparatus used by emergency medical services personnel or law-enforcement officers.

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Firefighting, emerg. medical services, or law-enforcement equipment & vehicles; destroying, penalty.



2021-02-05HouseLeft in Courts of Justice
2021-01-11HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2021-01-11HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102624D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182151.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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