VA SB801 | 2013 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 19 2012 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2013-01-29 - Passed by indefinitely in Finance (15-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Felony punishment for subsequent misdemeanor sex offense; penalty. Provides that when a person is convicted of a specified misdemeanor sex offense and it is alleged in the warrant that he was convicted of two or more substantially similar offenses under the laws of another state or territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the United States within the previous 10 years, he is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Currently, the prior convictions are limited to convictions under Virginia law.

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Sex offense; felony punishment for subsequent misdemeanor.


Roll Calls

2013-01-29 - Senate - Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Finance (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2013-01-21 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2013-01-29SenatePassed by indefinitely in Finance (15-Y 0-N)
2013-01-21SenateRereferred to Finance
2013-01-21SenateReported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N)
2012-12-19SenateReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2012-12-19SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100931D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
18267.5:1(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments