+ − Subcommittees (2) VA - Eminent Domain (Senate) VA - Aministrative Process Act (Senate) + − Bills Assigned (308) VA - SR40 Nominating a person to be elected to a general district court judgeship. VA - SR39 Nominating a person to be elected to a circuit court judgeship. VA - SR32 Nominating persons to be elected as members of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission. VA - SR31 Nominating persons to be elected to juvenile and domestic relations district court judgeships. VA - SR30 Nominating persons to be elected to general district court judgeships. VA - SR29 Nominating persons to be elected to circuit court judgeships. VA - SR22 Judges; nominations for election to juvenile and domestic relations court. VA - SR21 Judges; nominations for election to general district court. VA - SR19 Judges; nomination for election to Court of Appeals. VA - SR25 Nominating a person to be elected to a circuit court judgeship. VA - SR24 Nominating a person to be elected Attorney General of Virginia. VA - SR20 Judges; nominations for election to circuit court. VA - SB1334 Child custody and visitation; court to consider best interest of child. VA - SB1329 Child abuse/neglect; clear & convincing evidence to be proven at preliminary removal order hearing. VA - SB1166 Cemetery operators; violation of regulatory statutes with intent to defraud, penalty. VA - SB1320 Confidentiality of juvenile records; exception. VA - SB1294 Attorney General; duties include representation of soil and water conservation districts. VA - SB1289 R. E. Lee Camp Confederate Memorial Park. VA - SB1284 Medical malpractice; plaintiff to obtain certified opinion for whom service of process is requested. VA - SB1209 Shoplifting and employee theft; provisions for civil recovery. VA - SB1169 Sexual offenses; any person who travels interstate or intrastate w/intent to commit w/child, felony. VA - SB1342 Drug Treatment Court Act; includes City of Chesapeake. VA - SB1322 Charitable gaming; registration of bingo managers and callers, payment of renumeration. VA - SB1312 William and Mary, College of; conveyance of certain property in City of Williamsburg. VA - SB1311 Flight crew; flying under influence of alcohol or drugs, penalty. VA - SB1165 Indigent Defense Commission; required to report periodically to State Crime Commission. VA - SB1163 Computer Crimes Act; reduces thresholds for damages and punishment. VA - SB1149 Hunting; unlawful to hunt with firearm, bow and arrow, etc. while intoxicated. VA - SB1131 Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; various changes to allowances. VA - SB1093 Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; refusal to take blood or breath test, penalty. VA - SB1280 Child sex abuse crimes; allows evidence of defendant's prior conviction in case being accused. VA - SB1316 Foster care placements; child may be placed in licensed children's residential facility. VA - SB1225 Income tax; preparers of fraudulent returns, felony. VA - SB1180 District and circuit courts; jurisdiction lying on waterways does not apply to city of Richmond. VA - SB1343 Higher educational institutions; establishing rules & regulations concerning weapons on property. VA - SB1341 Supreme Court; qualifications for Executive Secretary to be prescribed by justices thereof. VA - SB1266 Concealed weapons permit; disqualifies person using negligently or unlawfully to endanger others. VA - SB1300 Deaf and hearing-impaired jurors; allows an interpreter in jury room. VA - SB1192 Personal information; prohibits posting certain on Internet. VA - SB1179 Larceny; includes auto theft no matter what value of motor vehicle. VA - SB1178 Prescription drugs; increases penalty for counterfeiting. VA - SB1177 Capital murder cases; eliminating 'triggerman rule'. VA - SB1082 Name change; valid goverment-issued photo identification required. VA - SB1123 Service of process; allows plaintiff in circuit court cases to ask defendant for waiver. VA - SB1302 Criminal records; eligibility for expungement of police and court records. VA - SB1231 Child visitation; guidelines for noncustodial parent. VA - SB1170 Sexual offenses; change in age limitation, penalty. VA - SB1287 Injury to property; exemplary damages. VA - SB1120 Concealed weapons; person to inform law-enforcement officer of possession. VA - SB1061 Personal flotation devices; required for children 12 yrs. of age or younger to wear, penalty. VA - SB1207 Law-enforcement officers; may detain person if suspects criminal activity. VA - SB1168 Detention center incarceration program; shall not be in addition to an active sentence. VA - SB1167 Judges; new circuit court judgeship created in 28th Judicial Circuit. VA - SB1164 Central Criminal Records Exchange; changes in allowances for law-enforcement agencies. VA - SB1222 Incapacitated adults; abuse and neglect, penalty. VA - SB1217 Gangs; punishment for activity taking place in school, etc., penalty. VA - SB1156 Methamphetamine; manufacturing when person under 18 yrs. of age is present, penalty. VA - SB1155 Felony cases; sentencing guidelines for revocation of suspension of sentence or probation. VA - SB1147 Computer crimes; gathering personal information by deception (phishing), penalty. VA - SB1173 Service of process; plaintiff must have an expert witness, expressions of sympathy inadmissible. VA - SB1157 Freedom of Information Act; exempts Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission. VA - SB1154 Judges; increases number in 15th district, & 20th juvenile & domestic relations district courts. VA - SB1101 Fingerprints; increases fees for noncriminal prints. VA - SB1094 Master Jet Base; localities may acquire property within an accident potential zone. VA - SB1084 Fingerprints; increases fees for noncriminal prints. VA - SB1070 Juveniles; emergency hospitalization prior to trial. VA - SB1124 Sentencing guidelines; modification for use of methamphetamine. VA - SB1121 Methamphetamine precursor chemicals, unlawful possession; penalty. VA - SB1118 Circuit courts; create single form of pleading civil actions. VA - SB1114 Motor vehicle; allows dealers to cancel spot sales conditioned on approval of installment contract. VA - SB1020 Misdemeanors; law-enforcement officer may transfer issuance of summons to full arrest. VA - SB1018 Jury interrogatories; allows court to submit in writing, forms for general verdict in certain cases. VA - SB980 Improper driving; penalty. VA - SB976 Service of process; plaintiff to have an expert witness before medical malpractice is filed. VA - SB998 Clerks of court; prohibits posting personal information on Internet. VA - SB1158 Indemnity bonds; allows an officer to accept with penalty and conditions. VA - SB1150 Hunting; reporting of accidents, penalty. VA - SB922 Nonprofit meal delivery program; civil immunity for nonprofit organization that administers. VA - SB915 Death penalty; moratorium on execution of prisoners. VA - SB914 Felony convictions; issuance of writ of actual innocence for nonbiological evidence. VA - SB1078 Death penalty; restricted to those 18 years or age or older. VA - SB1019 Divorce; certain information confidential. VA - SB1015 Staunton Correctional Center; Governor to sell and convey. VA - SB988 Criminal Justice Services Board; increase of members. VA - SB978 Marriage, foreign; requirements for parties petitioning circuit court. VA - SB992 Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording Act; created. VA - SB991 Notary public; requirements. VA - SB943 State Police, Department of; conveyance of easement to Earl J. Nipper. VA - SB1067 Juveniles; detention for firearm possession if constituted as threat to others. VA - SB1077 Crimes against nature; certain provisions not considered a crime. VA - SB1022 Trials; exclusion of witnesses. VA - SB1021 Foreign orders; records from electronic communication service providers. VA - SB1017 Detention of a mentally incapacitated person; judicial authorization. VA - SB1013 Conservators of the peace; private police officers are exempt from registration & bonding requirmts. VA - SB722 Judgments; limitations on enforcement. VA - SB704 Mechanics' liens; easements of public service company, etc. VA - SB760 Notary fees; increases. VA - SB301 Eminent domain; condemned property be put to use within 10 years, exception. VA - SB1026 Concealed handgun permits; exempt retired special agents with ABC Brd. from paying fee for issuance. VA - SB925 Video display in motor vehicles; prohibits obscene videos. VA - SB909 Personal flotation devices; required for children 12 yrs. of age or younger to wear, penalty. VA - SB891 Uniform Trust Code; created, modification to existing Code to accomodate. VA - SB887 Mennel Milling Company; conveys land in Roanoke County to be used as VDOT maintenance facility. VA - SB827 Subpoenaed documents; provides that all copies will be available upon request to any party. VA - SB725 Mental health courts; Office of Executive Secretary of Supreme Court to establish pilot program. VA - SB695 Restitution; provision for paying interest. VA - SB1005 Mortgage satisfaction; provisions. VA - SB1002 Computer crimes; changes in provisions, penalties. VA - SB1001 Computer crimes; punishment for interferring with computer systems, penalty. VA - SB995 Commissioners of accounts; shall not require fiduciary to exhibit an original check as voucher. VA - SB986 Firearms; sentencing guideline point enhancements for certain crimes in certain localities. VA - SB940 Prisoners; illegal to possess cellular telephone, penalty. VA - SB1040 Child support; updates UIFSA, and allows foreign countries to enforce. VA - SB865 Cocaine; unlawful manufacturing, distribution, etc., penalty. VA - SB906 Property Owners' Association Act; application to development est. under Subdivided Land Sales Act. VA - SB902 Technology Trust Fund Fee; no transfer out of fund, exception. VA - SB912 Consumer Protection Act; fees and costs upon settlement. VA - SB910 Defendants in circuit court; counsel may provide with presentence report. VA - SB908 Evidence; chain of custody form attested to by law-enforcement agency responsible for custody of. VA - SB888 Judgment; courts to exercise personal jurisdiction over officials from other states. VA - SB826 Misdemeanor and felony violations; increase of fees. VA - SB858 Landlord & tenant; installation of new lock or security device after entry of certain court orders. VA - SB850 Firearms; carrying on public property. VA - SB843 Mental health services transition plan; Board of Juvenile Justice to promulgate regulations. VA - SB808 Evidence, human biological; Div. of Forensic Science to store, etc. & to develop inventory. VA - SB807 Firearms; criminal history records check required to obtain from show vendor. VA - SB895 Criminal background checks, national; only one set of fingerprints need to be provided on employee. VA - SB834 Magistrates; if retired may be eligible to serve as substitute. VA - SB833 Law-enforcement officers; person who gives false report thereto, penalty. VA - SB832 Consumer Protection Act; violation based upon misrepresentation, fraud or deception. VA - SB831 Attorneys; clarifies and makes more specific provisions regarding receiverships therefor VA - SB830 Court costs; clarifies what is taxable. VA - SB828 Certified public accountants; allowed to audit money held by clerks of court. VA - SB863 Forfeiture of property; allows alternative property to be seized in cases of terrorism suspicion. VA - SB855 Noneconomic damages; limits dollar amount in all actions. VA - SB854 Adoption and custody; consent not necessary if father has been convicted of certain crimes. VA - SB806 Juvenile & domestic relations district court, & general district court; cross-designation of judges. VA - SB790 Post-trial relief; provided for those who did not receive notification of final order. VA - SB775 Companion animals; penalty for abandoning within highway right-of-way. VA - SB743 Weapons; possession on child day center property; penalty. VA - SB714 Criminal trials; hospitalization of mentally ill defendants. VA - SB719 Public guardian and conservator program; changes in provisions. VA - SB718 Crisis Intervention Pilot Programs; established for persons with mental illness or substance abuse. VA - SB756 Fire bombs; definition. VA - SB748 Mennel Milling Company; conveyance of land in Roanoke County. VA - HB2891 Real property; Governor to convey certain in custody of Bd. of Corrections to Town of Marion. VA - HB2869 Wire, electronic or oral communications; redefines jurisdiction for purposes of providing. VA - HB2931 Firearms; applicant purchasing to provide specified information for required background check. VA - HB2928 Concealed weapons permit; disqualifies person using negligently or unlawfully to endanger others. VA - HB2926 Firearms and ammunition; immunity for manufacturers. VA - HB2921 Adoption; prohibited if homosexual. VA - HJ537 Constitutional amendment; free exercise of religion on public property (first reference). VA - HB2920 Diversion center incarceration program; shall not be in addition to an active sentence. VA - HB2854 Hepatitis C; testing of persons convicted of certain crimes. VA - HB2829 Habeas corpus; inadequacy of counsel. VA - HB2808 Misdemeanors; possession of warrant by law-enforcement officers not necessary when making arrest. VA - HB2791 Alcoholic beverages; purchasing for underage, penalty. VA - HB2670 Juveniles; representation may not be waived if charge is commitment to Dept. of Juvenile Justice. VA - HB2665 Concealed weapons; allows retired local auxiliary police and animal control officers to carry. VA - HB2659 Service of process; plaintiff must have an expert witness, expressions of sympathy inadmissible. VA - HB2708 Jury duty; breast-feeding mothers exempt upon written request. VA - HB2836 Sex offenders; registration procedures. VA - HB2833 Nurse Licensure Compact; changes in provisions. VA - HB2786 Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; includes operators of mopeds under law. VA - HB2669 Public safety personnel; certain persons exempt from liability, extends sunset provision. VA - HB2663 Felons; what constitutes arrest for purposes of compliance with speedy trial. VA - HB2662 Judges; new circuit court judgeship created in 28th Judicial Circuit. VA - HB2651 Juveniles; single petition may be filed for multiple children. VA - HB2632 Central Criminal Records Exchange; changes in allowances for law-enforcement agencies. VA - HB2644 Child abuse or neglect; definition. VA - HB2628 Writ of habeas corpus; attorney's failure to appeal, petition limitations. VA - HB2595 Illegal drug laboratory; court to order defendant to pay cleanup and health costs assoc. therewith. VA - HB2562 Concealed handgun permits; exempt retired special agents with ABC Brd. from paying fee for issuance. VA - HB2508 Electronic summons; allows use for reportable motor vehicle violations. VA - HB2734 Gangs; reporting organized criminal activity and membership. VA - HB2688 Stalking; increase in penalty if occurs within two year period. VA - HB2810 Drug Treatment Court Act; includes City of Chesapeake. VA - HB2795 Jury panel; removes provision that allows person to be absent from work on day he serves. VA - HB2683 Firearm shows; notification to State Police and local law-enforcement. VA - HB2678 Criminal cases; if mental health status an issue, summary of testimony presented prior to trial. VA - HB2722 Juveniles; if adjudicated delinquent of certain crimes, unlawful to have firearm, etc. rest of life. VA - HB2668 Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; person taken to medical facility, issuance of summons. VA - HB2655 Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; refusal to take blood or breath test, penalty. VA - HB2654 Depositions; differentiates between party and non-party, specifies where shall be taken. VA - HB2652 Perjury; permits use of unsworn declarations, penalty. VA - HB2647 Defendants in circuit court; counsel may provide with presentence report. VA - HB2638 Wages; employer who fails or refuses to pay wages is guilty of embezzlement. VA - HB2631 Computer crimes; changes in provisions, penalties. VA - HB2315 Bonds; change in length of time defendant has to appear in court, forfeiture for failure to appear. VA - HB2674 Bad checks; payment of wages, penalty. VA - HB2661 Judges; increases number in 15th district, & 20th juvenile & domestic relations district courts. VA - HB2623 Indecent exposure; clarification of definition, penalty. VA - HB2584 Advance directive; witness. VA - HB2583 Commissioners in chancery; allowed to be used in certain circuit court cases. VA - HB2577 Explosives; penalty for possession or transportation by convicted felons. VA - HB2549 Attorneys; clarifies and makes more specific provisions regarding receiverships therefor. VA - HB2529 Probation and parole; notice of transfer hearing and court order for supervision. VA - HB2564 Sexual offenses; increase in penalty when against children by a parent or grandparent. VA - HB2547 Fiduciaries; obligation to report nonresident status, penalty. VA - HB2535 Firearms; person with valid permit allowed on school property while in vehicle in parking lot. VA - HB2533 Circuit court; chief judge to sign order of appointment. VA - HB2527 District and circuit courts; jurisdiction lying on waterways does not apply to city of Richmond. VA - HB2503 Marriage and family therapists; included in Code sections that list mental health professionals. VA - HB2471 Computer Crimes Act; changes in provisions, penalty. VA - HB2463 Sex offenders; licensed professionals to give notice of their registration to customers, , etc. VA - HB2384 Commissioner of accounts; no requirement when beneficiary is trustee. VA - HB2382 School division residency; false statements, penalty. VA - HB2255 Alcholic beverages; underage drinking, possesion of, etc., penalty. VA - HB2298 Mennel Milling Company; conveyance of land in Roanoke County. VA - HB2287 Jurors; those serving in courts of record. VA - HB2174 Criminal cases; testimony of husband and wife. VA - HB2114 Detention center incarceration program; shall not be in addition to an active sentence. VA - HB2120 Escheat grants; requires clerk to accept for recordation a copy. VA - HB2118 Blood alcohol tests in civil cases; admissibility of written results. VA - HB2110 Involuntary mental commitment hearing; judge must apply standard of proof. VA - HB2056 Workers' compensation; allows illegal aliens certain medical benefits. VA - HB2520 Emergency services and preparedness personnel; amends immunity provisions from various services. VA - HB2117 Bail bondsmen; bonds allowed to write, and time frame must return defendant to court. VA - HB2383 Electoral board members and general registrar staff; costs of defense shall be paid by State. VA - HB2438 Methamphetamine; manufacturing when person under 18 yrs. of age is present, penalty. VA - HB2318 Juveniles; judicial discretion to require registration of minor who commits registrable offense. VA - HB2310 Mechanic's lien; increases limits for repairs and storage for keeper of stable, garage, marina, etc. VA - HB2291 Controlled substances; raises penalty for manufacturing, selling. etc. VA - HB2288 Criminal investigation; obstruction of justice, penalty. VA - HB2248 Sexual crimes against spouses; changes in provisions. VA - HB2245 Mental health services transition plan; Board of Juvenile Justice to promulgate regulations. VA - HB2250 Children; eliminates requirement that a child's physical injury be inflicted by a household member. VA - HB2267 Harassment; immunity for any school employee or volunteer who reports incident. VA - HB2217 Gangs; punishment for activity taking place in school, etc., penalty. VA - HB2215 Computer Crimes Act; changes in provisions, penalty. VA - HB2213 Prisoners; illegal to possess cellular telephone, penalty. VA - HB2209 General district court; medical records. VA - HB2130 Law-enforcement officers; certain allowed to purchase service handgun VA - HB1860 Credit cards or numbers; unauthorized possession of two or more . VA - HB1756 Watercraft or motorboat; involuntary manslaughter while driving intoxicated. VA - HB1753 Administrative Process Act; exempts Department of Medical Assistance Services. VA - HB1683 Dead human bodies; funeral homes and crematories immune when disposing pursuant to court order. VA - HB1715 Fiduciaries; investment in securities. VA - HB2206 Juveniles; change in disposition for a deliquent. VA - HB2203 Criminally negligent bodily injury; penalty. VA - HB2060 Firearms; exempts law-enforcement officers from limit of purchasing one per 30-day period. VA - HB2006 Restitution; provision for paying interest. VA - HB1800 Capital murder by members of criminal gangs; penalty. VA - HB1695 Individual retirement accounts (IRAs); benefits exempt from creditors. VA - HB1676 Criminal history record check: Free for Crime Stoppers, Solvers or Line program board member. VA - HB2301 Criminal history record information; allows free check for council of Girl Scouts. VA - HB2059 Credit cards; unlawful use of scanning devices and re-encoders, penalty. VA - HB1620 Homicide; penalty for shooting into a vehicle or building. VA - HB2170 Commissioners of accounts; authorized to establish fee for services. VA - HB2142 Clients' Protection Fund; assessment on uninsured attorneys. VA - HB2052 Clerks of court; prohibits posting personal information on Internet. VA - HB2094 Judgment; courts to exercise personal jurisdiction over officials from other states. VA - HB1820 Eminent domain; regulations for condemnor's right of entry. VA - HB2109 Name change; service of application for minor made on parent who does not join in. VA - HB2010 Judgment; rate of interest. VA - HB1997 Sex offenders; numerous changes authorizing release of information to Attorney General. VA - HB1994 Courtrooms; chief judges in certain localities designate as civil or criminal. VA - HB1981 Indecent exposure; exposing below-waist undergarments in an offensive manner,penalty. VA - HB1978 Machine guns; certification for transfer must be provided within 15 days. VA - HB1988 Child support; judgements for support arrearages to include reasonable attorneys' fees. VA - HB1977 Circuit courts; dismissal of warrants, etc., pretrial appeal may be taken by State. VA - HB1974 Methamphetamine, methcathinone, amphetamine, or phentermine, etc.; unlawful possession, penalty. VA - HB1915 Weapons; change of definition relating to certain firearms prohibited in public. VA - HB1897 Lippa, Anthony A., Jr.; awarded handgun for noteworthy service to Capitol Police. VA - HB1896 Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; penalty while having Sched. I & II drugs in blood. VA - HB1892 Manufactured housing; disposal thereof paid by owner of property after sheriff's sale of goods. VA - HB1821 Eminent domain; procedure for acquisition of property by State. VA - HB1741 Filming, videotaping or photographing of another; penalty when permission not given. VA - HB1666 Conservators of the peace; includes attorneys for Commonwealth. VA - HB1518 Verdict and judgment; damages. VA - HB1594 Judgments; changes in provisions. VA - HB1812 Pregnant inmates; prohibits execution. VA - HB1789 School boards; correctional edu to transfer achievement information when child returns to community. VA - HB1757 Servicemembers Civil Relief Act; attorney fees. VA - HB1739 Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; reimbursement of expenses related to arrest. VA - HB1722 Reckless driving; restricted license. VA - HB1706 Fees collected by clerks of circuit courts; use thereof. VA - HB1690 Checks; clarification in writing if not negotiable. VA - HB1714 Garnishment; increasing maximum portion of protected disposable earnings. VA - HB1737 Child support; felony for failure to pay. VA - HB1648 Division fences; requirements for construction. VA - HB1642 Homestead exemption; increased. VA - HB1621 Tort Claims Act; increases claim amounts for general district court jurisdiction. VA - HB1619 Multijurisdiction grand jury; includes robbery within investigative functions. VA - HB1617 Litigation Reduction and Consumer Personal Responsibility Act of 2005; created. VA - HB1616 Shoplifting and employee theft; provisions for civil recovery. VA - HB1583 Civil cases; removal and appeals to circuit court. VA - HB1556 Indigent care; physicians providing services without charge immune from liability. VA - HB1588 Unlawful detainer; includes commercial tenancies. VA - HB1581 Pleadings and other papers by parties not represented by counsel; notice of address change. VA - HB1604 Civil recovery for professional services; technical correction. VA - HB1599 Mechanics' lien; increases for repairs to personal property. VA - HB1618 Telephone or telegraph communications; interfering with emergency use thereof, penalty. VA - HB1577 Vouchers and statements of assets; eliminates authority of commissioners of accounts. VA - HB1559 Exemptions in bankruptcy; changes in time limitations. VA - HB1580 Judgments; changes in enforcement provisions. VA - HB1513 Prisoners; escape from custody without violence. VA - HB578 Electronic communication; use thereof for certain proceedings and witness testimony. VA - HB1542 Bail; denied due to multiple sex offenses. VA - SB927 District Court records; clerk allowed tp destroy after electonic imaging. VA - SB723 Debtor interrogatories; supplemental proceedings. VA - HB2906 Hepatitis B or C; persons charged with sexual assualt to be tested for viruses. VA - HB2650 Juveniles; attorney may apppeal to higher court if released. VA - HB2642 Unclaimed property; recovery of costs. VA - HB2427 Wetlands ; prohibits condemnation of any property for compensatory mitigation. VA - HB2247 Sexual assualt; crime when committed on physically helpless person of any age. VA - HB1752 Administrative Process Act; judicial review. VA - SB1274 Jurors; allows a judge more than maximum number on a panel.