VA HB5045 | 2020 | 1st Special Session

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 16-1)
Status: Engrossed on September 3 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-09-16 - Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
Pending: Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]

Summary

Carnal knowledge of an inmate, parolee, probationer, arrestee, detainee, or pretrial defendant or posttrial offender; local or state law-enforcement officer; penalty. Adds law-enforcement officers to those persons who are guilty of a Class 6 felony if they are in a position of authority over and carnally know without force, threat, or intimidation a person in the custody of a law-enforcement officer or an inmate, parolee, probationer, detainee, or pretrial defendant or posttrial offender, including those in the custody of a private, local, or state law-enforcement agency. In addition, the bill adds a person in the custody of a law-enforcement officer to the list of those persons for whom it is unlawful for a person in such authority to commit the offense of carnal knowledge and provides that a person is in the custody of a law-enforcement officer when due to physical force, words, or actions by the law-enforcement officer, such person reasonably believes he is not free to leave under the circumstances.

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Title

Inmate, parolee, probationer, detainee, or pretrial defendant, etc.; carnal knowledge.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-09-16 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Judiciary with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-09-04 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (98-Y 0-N) (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-08-31 - House - House: Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-08-26 - House - House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-09-16SenateRereferred to Finance and Appropriations
2020-09-16SenateCommittee substitute printed 20201181D-S1
2020-09-16SenateReported from Judiciary with substitute (13-Y 0-N)
2020-09-09SenateReferred to Committee on the Judiciary
2020-09-09SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2020-09-04HouseVOTE: Passage (98-Y 0-N)
2020-09-04HouseRead third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
2020-09-03HouseEngrossed by House - committee substitute HB5045H1
2020-09-03HouseCommittee substitute agreed to 20201022D-H1
2020-09-03HouseRead second time
2020-09-02HouseRead first time
2020-08-31HouseReported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N)
2020-08-26HouseReferred to Committee on Appropriations
2020-08-26HouseCommittee substitute printed 20201022D-H1
2020-08-26HouseReported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
2020-08-17HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2020-08-17HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200286D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
18264.2(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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