VA HB2582 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Left in Courts of Justice
Pending: House Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Violation of provisions of protective orders; entering the lands, buildings, or premises owned or leased by protected party prohibited; penalties. Provides that any person subject to a protective order who enters any land, buildings, or premises, when such entrance is prohibited by a provision of the protective order, while the protected party is present, or enters and remains in or on such land, buildings, or premises until the protected party arrives, is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Current law makes it a Class 6 felony to furtively enter the home of any protected party while the party is present, or to enter and remain in the home of the protected party until the party arrives.

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Protective orders; violation of provisions of orders.



2019-02-05HouseLeft in Courts of Justice
2019-01-09HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2019-01-09HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104005D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
161253.2(n/a)See Bill Text
18260.4(n/a)See Bill Text

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