VA SB1484 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-06 - Left in Finance
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]

Summary

Limitation of prosecutions; misdemeanor sex offenses against minors. Extends the statute of limitations period for prosecuting certain misdemeanor sex offenses where the victim is a minor at the time of the offense to 20 years after the victim reaches majority. Current law provides that such offenses must be prosecuted within a year after the victim reaches majority.

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Title

Misdemeanor sex offenses against minors; limitation of prosecutions.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-01-30 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 1-N) (Y: 14 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-06SenateLeft in Finance
2019-01-30SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-01-30SenateCommittee substitute printed 19106085D-S1
2019-01-30SenateReported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 1-N)
2019-01-08SenateReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2019-01-08SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101028D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1928(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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