VA HB5138 | 2020 | 1st Special Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on August 26 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-08-26 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
Pending: House Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Intentional injury to property or a monument or memorial; penalty. Reduces from a Class 6 felony to a Class 1 misdemeanor the penalty for damages of $1,000 or more for the crime of intentional injury or destruction of (i) any property, real or personal, not his own or (ii) a monument or memorial for war veterans, a monument erected to mark the site of an engagement fought during the Civil War, or a memorial to designate the boundary of a city, town, or tract of land.

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Title

Intentional injury to property or a monument or memorial; reduces penalty.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-08-26HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2020-08-26HousePresented and ordered printed 20200904D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182137(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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