VA SB89 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on January 16 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-01-17 - Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Civil proceedings involving child abuse or neglect; testimony of children. Adds proceedings involving family abuse protective orders to the list of civil proceedings involving alleged abuse and neglect of a child for which a court may order that the testimony of certain child victims or witnesses be taken outside the courtroom via two-way closed-circuit television.

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Child abuse or neglect; civil proceedings, testimony of children.


Roll Calls

2018-01-17 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-15 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-12 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-01-17SenateRead third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2018-01-16SenateRead second time and engrossed
2018-01-15SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2018-01-12SenateReported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N)
2017-12-11SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2017-12-11SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100993D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
6321521(n/a)See Bill Text

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