VA SB550 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future SB550


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 7 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-02-03 - Continued to 2021 in Judiciary (12-Y 0-N)
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Dating relationship abuse; penalty. Expands the crime of assault and battery against a family or household member to include persons in a dating relationship, as defined in the bill. The bill also expands the class of persons who are eligible to obtain a protective order in cases of family abuse to include persons who are in a dating relationship and who have been subjected to dating relationship abuse, also defined in the bill.

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Dating relationship abuse; penalty.


Roll Calls

2020-02-03 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 in Judiciary (12-Y 0-N) (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-02-03SenateContinued to 2021 in Judiciary (12-Y 0-N)
2020-01-08SenateMoved from Courts of Justice to Judiciary due to a change of the committee name
2020-01-07SenateReferred to Committee on the Judiciary
2020-01-07SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101071D

Same As/Similar To

SB550 (Carry Over) 2020-02-03 - Continued to 2021 in Judiciary (12-Y 0-N)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
161228(n/a)See Bill Text
161243(n/a)See Bill Text
161253.1(n/a)See Bill Text
161253.2(n/a)See Bill Text
161253.4(n/a)See Bill Text
161260(n/a)See Bill Text
161266.2(n/a)See Bill Text
161279.1(n/a)See Bill Text
161296(n/a)See Bill Text
161298(n/a)See Bill Text
18257.2(n/a)See Bill Text
19211.2(n/a)See Bill Text
19281.3(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments