VA HB77 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 6 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-12-06 - Committee Referral Pending
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Venue in criminal cases; concurrent jurisdiction; obsolete provisions. Provides that the courts of a locality have concurrent jurisdiction with the courts of any other adjoining locality over criminal offenses committed in or upon the premises, buildings, rooms, or offices owned or occupied by such locality or any officer, agency, or department thereof that are located in the adjoining locality and repeals an existing statute that provides such concurrent jurisdiction for certain enumerated localities. The bill also deletes references to corporation courts, which no longer exist, and repeals several obsolete provisions involving courts not of record that ceased to be applicable in 1980. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia Code Commission.

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Venue in criminal cases; concurrent jurisdiction, obsolete provisions.



2017-12-06HouseCommittee Referral Pending
2017-12-06HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100079D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
16169.13(n/a)See Bill Text
16169.31(n/a)See Bill Text
16169.46(n/a)See Bill Text
16169.8(n/a)See Bill Text
16170(n/a)See Bill Text
16175(n/a)See Bill Text
171515.1(n/a)See Bill Text
171515.2(n/a)See Bill Text
192244(n/a)See Bill Text
19245(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

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