+ − Subcommittees (4) VA - Civil (Senate) VA - Judicial (Senate) VA - Criminal (Senate) VA - Mental Health (Senate) + − Bills Assigned (275) VA - SR39 Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission; nominations for election of members. VA - SR36 Judges; nominations for election to circuit court. VA - SR28 Nominating a person to be elected to circuit court judgeship. VA - SR38 Judges; nominations for election to juvenile and domestic relations district court. VA - SR37 Judges; nominations for election to general district court. VA - SR32 Attorney General; nomination of person for election. VA - SR24 Judges; nominations for election to juvenile and domestic relations district court. VA - SR23 Judges; nominations for election to general district court. VA - SR22 Judges; nominations for election to circuit court. VA - SB1462 Drug treatment courts; authorized for County of Tazewell. VA - SB1424 DUI; definition of substantially similar laws for determining number of prior offenses. VA - SB1439 Protective orders; removes provision to contain identifying information. VA - SB1435 Forensic Science Board; adds chairmen of Senate and House Committees for Courts of Justice, etc. VA - SB1434 Chief Justice of Virginia Supreme Court; shall serve thereas for only two consecutive terms. VA - SB1513 Firearms; award of court costs, etc., to entity that prevails in action challenging locality. VA - SJ289 Criminal Sentencing Commission; confirming appointment of Chairman. VA - SB1546 Deed of trust; written notice of proposed sale by trustee to owners, etc. VA - SR26 Judge; nomination for election to Supreme Court of Virginia. VA - SB1541 Law-Enforcement Officers Procedural Guarantee Act; officer be given notice before being questioned . VA - SB1540 Home/electronic incarceration; sentencing guidelines. VA - SB1481 Criminal cases; allows circuit court clerk to assess local fee of up to 10% of total fees charged. VA - SB1400 Rebuttable presumption; proceedings to establish boundary lines of lands. VA - SR27 Judges; nominations for election to Court of Appeals of Virginia. VA - SB1528 Concealed handgun permits; completion of firearms training, etc., may be done electronically. VA - SB1503 Mental health court; Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court to establish in City of Richmond. VA - SB1463 DUI; installation of ignition interlock as condition of license restoration for second conviction. VA - SB1455 Elected or appointed officials; limit attorney-issued subpoenas unless subject matter is unrelated. VA - SB1442 Case and financial management systems; Ex. Secretary of Supreme Court responsible for. VA - SB1426 Magistrates; refer complaints alleging felony offense to law-enforcement agency. VA - SB1436 Crime victims; no law-enforcement officer shall inquire into immigration status of victim of crime. VA - SB1407 Criminal history record checks; adds Rita Welsh Adult Literacy Program to agencies to receive free. VA - SB1385 Firearms shows; state police presence. VA - SB1387 Courthouses; localities to assess fee as part of costs in each criminal or traffic case, etc. VA - SB1371 Land exchange; exchange of parcels of land between Departments of Conservation & Rec. & Forestry. VA - SB1330 Personnel Act; willfully disclosing personal information prohibited by law, guilty of malfeasance. VA - SB1377 Juvenile arrest information; police and sheriff departments may release current information. VA - SB1362 Suppress evidence, etc.; criminal defendant to state grounds for a motion thereto. VA - SB1329 Crim. conviction; responsibility of Attorney Gen. relating to collection of collateral consequences. VA - SB1340 School teachers as witnesses; party in any case involving custody of minor child may have subpoena. VA - SB1379 Revocation/suspension of license to practice law; violation of Va. Rules of Professional Conduct. VA - SB1363 Criminal procedure; compensation of court-appointed counsel. VA - SB1394 Removal of public official; no person who signs petition for removal of shall be liable for costs. VA - SB1341 Alcoholic beverages; Class 3 misdemeanor when person permits underage person to consume. VA - SB1302 Master Settlement Agreement; makes several changes to enhance criminal enforcement activities. VA - SB1303 Involuntary commitment; court may appoint counsel for a minor in proceedings seeking approval. VA - SB1275 Privileged communications; provides communications between physicians and patients thereof. VA - SB1393 Removal of public official; no person who signs petition for removal of shall be liable for costs. VA - SB1392 Children in Need of Supervision or Services; created. VA - SB1389 Medical malpractice; judgement in excess of $2 million to be paid from Patient's Compensation Fund. VA - SB1343 Restricted license eligibility while license is suspended; allows court to issue restricted license. VA - SB1333 Paramilitary activity; Class 5 felony to provide land, etc. knowing it's used for illegal activity. VA - SB1307 Transport of prisoners; minimum standards therefor by persons other than law-enforcement officers. VA - SB1304 Drug treatment courts; authorized for County of Franklin if funded through local sources. VA - SB1300 Assault and battery of family or household member; court may order person to obtain certain service. VA - SB1298 Juvenile disposition; allows court to reduce a felony to a misdemeanor after deferring adjudication. VA - SB1297 Juvenile dispositions; juvenile who has previously been adjudicated delinquent of violent felony. VA - SB1293 Persons under a disability; approval of compromises on behalf thereof in suits or actions. VA - SB1284 Compulsory training standards; courthouse and courtroom security. VA - SB1290 District courts; appeal may be taken to circuit court & heard de novo. VA - SB1256 Homicide; prosecution regardless of amount of time that has passed between act or omission. VA - SB1409 Capital murder; adds auxiliary police officers, etc., to definition of law-enforcement officer. VA - SB1422 Crimes, several; penalties. VA - SB1390 Judges; designates specific districts and circuits to provide judicial assistance to each other. VA - SB1360 Motor vehicle liability insurance coverage limits; increases, penalty. VA - SB1496 Sentence credits; rate at which may be earned, prerequisites. VA - SB1471 Stormwater control and water or waste systems; allows Governor to disclaim rights, etc., of State. VA - SB1408 Safety belt enforcement; allows for when violations are observed by officers at checkpoints. VA - SB1402 Improper driving; increases maximum penalty. VA - SB1257 Firearms; criminal records check performed at a gun show before vendor may transfer. VA - SB1219 Noose; hanging thereof on property of another or in public place with intent to intimidate, felony. VA - SB1218 Juveniles; transmission of probation and parole reports to school superintendent. VA - SB1217 Employment Dispute Resolution, Department of; powers and duties of Director. VA - SB1237 Child support; amends guidelines related to provision of health insurance or health care costs. VA - SB1229 Medical information; protection by adding definition of personal information. VA - SB1197 Identity theft; relieves victim thereof of any fees for filing petition to expunge. VA - SB1196 Behavioral Correction Program; created. VA - SB1208 Commercial goods or services; obtaining or attempting to obtain without payment, penalty. VA - SB1166 Firearms; increases fee paid to dealers for criminal history record information checks. VA - SB1154 Copies of medical bills and charges; no cost to patient up to three times every twelve months. VA - SB1081 Special justices; appointment, duties. VA - SB1083 Mental health law; amends statutes to address issues resulting from overhaul thereof. VA - SB1082 Voluntary and involuntary commitment; Executive Secretary of Supreme Court to prepare petitions. VA - SB1078 Special justices; expenses when presiding over certain hearings. VA - SB1539 Line of Duty Act; investigation of claims by police departments and sheriffs offices. VA - SB1506 Comprehensive Services Act Program; judicial assignment of services for children. VA - SB1522 Line of Duty Act; short-term disability benefits for state police officers. VA - SB1479 Marine Resources Commission; authorized to grant easements and rights-of-way on Elizabeth River. VA - SB1428 Safety lap belts and shoulder harness; admissibility of evidence of nonuse in civil actions. VA - SB1396 Purchase of service handgun; certain law-enforcement officers to purchase their handgun. VA - SB1429 Marriage license tax; allocation to services for children exposed to sexual or domestic violence. VA - SB1381 Writs of actual innocence; ability to petition for, based on previously unknown biological evidence. VA - SB1380 Probation revocation and suspended sentence revocation worksheets; court to utilize in all cases. VA - SB1384 Illegal software, ticket sales; penalty. VA - SB1383 Firearm silencer; repeals provision that makes it a Class 6 felony to possess if not registered. VA - SB1391 Criminal convictions; DNA Notification, report. VA - SB1312 Pittsylvania County; Department of Corrections to convey certain real property thereto. VA - SB1301 Identity theft; penalty. VA - SB1294 Crisis intervention team programs; established, report. VA - SB1310 Altavista Armory; Governor to convey to Town of Altavista. VA - SB1291 Deed of trust or mortgage; limitation on enforcement. VA - SB1277 Land records; may contain only last four digits of social security numbers therein on Internet. VA - SB1268 Electronic video and audio communication, two-way; if available in criminal proceeding, judge use. VA - SB1149 Juvenile law; makes changes in code pertaining to juveniles and juvenile court provisions. VA - SB1130 Regional Criminal Justice Academy Training Fund; limits fee that locality may charge to support. VA - SB1069 Fire marshals and assistant fire marshals; capital murder thereof. VA - SB1066 Trains; fine for boarding or riding with fraudulent or counterfeit ticket, etc. VA - SB999 Gambling, illegal; revises portion of definition. VA - SB998 Process and service fees; increases certain sheriffs' fees. VA - SB1265 Unattended children in a motor vehicle; definition of child abuse and neglect. VA - SB1254 Concealed handguns; when permit from reciprocal State, person shall carry permit at all times. VA - SB1289 Criminal conviction record; person convicted of certain criminal offenses to petition. VA - SB1136 Grand larceny; threshold amount. VA - SB1122 Psychiatric Inpatient Treatment of Minors Act; mandatory outpatient treatment; etc. VA - SB1099 Incapacitated adults; financial exploitation thereof, penalty. VA - SB1080 Involuntary commitment hearing; upon request, district court judge, etc. may restrict attendance. VA - SB1106 Smoking in cars; unlawful for a person thereto when minor is present, civil penalty. VA - SB975 Subdivision roadways; conveys through quitclaim any interest of Dept. of Conservation & Recreation. VA - SB1250 Civil immunity; officers and directors of certain local civic league and community organizations. VA - SB1262 Interrogatories; execution debtors may be reissued one or more summonses to answer in 6 months. VA - SB1227 Driver's license, provisional; makes cell phone use while driving a primary offense. VA - SB1224 Littering; person to perform community service if matter illegally dumped or ejected from vehicle. VA - SB1191 Process and service fees; increases certain sheriffs' fees. VA - SB1134 Electronic summons system; localities to assess an additional fee as part of costs. VA - SB1079 Emergency custody; authority of law-enforcement officer. VA - SB1072 Prayer at public events; governmental agency shall have no authority to regulate religious content. VA - SB1067 Governments, local; adoption of ordinances prohibiting delivery of unsolicited newspapers. VA - SB1059 Child support orders; revises requirements for court and administrative. VA - SB1035 Concealed handguns; prohibited in restaurants, etc when consuming alcohol. VA - SB1092 Charitable food donations and distributions; civil immunity. VA - SB960 Credit cards; clarifies language allowing acceptance thereof by clerks to make it clear. VA - SB959 Fraudulent conveyances; attorney fees. VA - SB825 Involuntary commitment hearing; certain requirement for 3rd yr. law student to represent petitioner. VA - SB806 Nonresident decedents' personal property in State; transferor thereof may comply with law of state. VA - SB1061 House location survey; shall be recorded in deed book of clerk's office of county, etc., where lies. VA - SB1042 Transfer on Death Real Property Act; created. VA - SB952 Dextromethorphan; sale of over-the-counter medicines containing thereof on school property. VA - SB915 Children; court to obtain & submit to Dept. of Social Services names, etc. of defendants' children. VA - SB907 Powers of personal representatives and trustees; power to donate open-space easements. VA - SB856 Judges; increases mandatory retirement age. VA - SB840 Outpatient treatment; allows court to order mandatory treatment following involuntary admission. VA - SB1009 Electronic communication service providers, etc.; search warrants executed upon. VA - SB961 Triggerman rule; redefinition thereof, penalty. VA - SB935 Remote access to land records; Prince William County may establish a pilot program, assessing fee. VA - SB916 Fees in civil cases; increases fee for filing in general district court and in circuit court. VA - SB885 Drug-related personal injury actions; extends two-year statute of limitations. VA - SB875 Jury costs; plaintiff who requests trial in civil case shall be assessed. VA - SB1000 Sexual abuse; history thereof considered factor in determining best interests of child for custody. VA - SB1007 Garnishment; parent who does not receive child support payments may hold exempt therefrom. VA - SB902 Confidentiality of law-enforcement records; disclosures to school principal. VA - SB888 Deed of trust; assignment of penalty for failure to release. VA - SB874 Mobile telephone and other wireless electronic devices; use of hands-free accessory while driving. VA - SB967 Sales of equines by dealers; requires receipt accompany any sale of horse greater than $10,000. VA - SB951 Assault & battery; penalty when committed against Metro Washington Airport Authority police officer. VA - SB939 Indigent defendants; right to ex parte hearing for appointment of experts in capital cases. VA - SB922 Larceny of money; to be charged as grand larceny and petit larceny statutes. VA - SB923 Circuit court judges; repeals section granting mileage reimbursement therefor. VA - SB890 Motor vehicles; collection of court costs. VA - SB958 Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act; created. VA - SB943 Line of Duty Act; amends definition of deceased person thereunder, payment to beneficiaries. VA - SB928 Confidentiality of court records; person inspecting is authorized to have copies made of records. VA - SB912 Interpreter; appointed for non-English-speaking defendant. VA - SB859 Divorce; equitable distribution. VA - SB854 Mental health courts; Office of Ex. Secretary of Supreme Court to establish for nonviolent offender. VA - SB843 Medical malpractice limit; raises total amount recoverable in certain. VA - SB855 Uniform Power of Attorney Act; created. VA - SB839 Protective order; notification of service by local police department, sheriff's office, etc. VA - SB908 Public service corporation; prohibits acquiring land, etc. therein subject to conservation easement. VA - SB877 Law-enforcement officers, retired; meets training and qualification standards to carry weapon. VA - SB889 Ignition interlock; operation of motor vehicle without, penalty. VA - SB835 Va. Alcohol Safety Action Program (VASAP); increase of fee for person entering program. VA - SB823 Transportation of person under emergency custody, etc.; allowed to be transported by family member. VA - SB816 Fire marshals; increased to a Class 6 felony for assault and battery thereof. VA - SB844 Fines and costs; waiver of payment of interest while defendant was incarcerated. VA - SB842 Campaign finance; prohibited contributions from foreign nationals. VA - SB808 Foreign service officers of U.S.; provides certain requirements in suits for divorce and annulment. VA - SB815 Intestate succession; if parent willfully deserts child, no person may inherit from child's estate. VA - SB39 Traffic accident reports; increases amount of damage threshold to be reported by law enforcement. VA - HB2624 Central Va. Criminal Justice Acad.; may enter into agreemt. to train private correctional personnel. VA - HB2580 Illegal immigrants; removes Code provision that prohibits an arrest thereof more frequently. VA - HB2486 Emergency custody; authority of law-enforcement officer. VA - HB2638 Capital murder; add auxiliary police officer, etc. to definition of law-enforcement officer statute. VA - HB2651 Real property tax; sale of tax-delinquent property. VA - HB2626 Line of Duty Act; investigation of claims by police departments and sheriffs offices. VA - HB2623 Multijurisdiction grand jury; jurisdiction to include investigation of trademark infringement. VA - HB2578 Novelty cigarette lighters; prohibiting purchase to persons under age of 18. VA - HB2542 Move-over law; motorists must, if safe, move left when approaching stationary emergency vehicles. VA - HB2513 Mob violence; adds act of violence to listing of offenses reported by juvenile intake officer. VA - HB2311 Courthouses; localities to assess fee as part of costs in each criminal or traffic case, etc. VA - HB2275 Drug treatment courts; authorized for County of Franklin if funded through local sources. VA - HB2637 Arrests; requires fingerprints be taken and forwarded to Central Criminal Records Exchange. VA - HB2560 Homestead exemption; increased for veterans. VA - HB2559 Homestead exemption; increases for householders who are 65 years of age or older. VA - HB2541 Criminal records checks; required for licensure to practice as real estate licensees. VA - HB2484 Duty of care; owners of privately owned airports, etc. used to operate aircraft exempt therefrom. VA - HB2435 Uniform Principal and Income Act; trustee required to demand certain distributions if requested. VA - HB2393 Animal control officers; inclusion thereof in classification of law-enforcement officers. VA - HB2391 Foreign service; search warrant for electronic communications. VA - HB2400 Criminal sexual assault; establishment of a multidisciplinary response thereto. VA - HB2403 Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; electronic filing of claims. VA - HB2397 Child pornography; venue for prosecution where unlawful act thereof is produced, stored, etc. VA - HB2310 Confidentiality of court records; person inspecting is authorized to have copies made of records. VA - HB2309 Probationer, supervised; not be kept under probation solely because of failure to make payment. VA - HB2144 Concealed handgun permit applications; access to personal information. VA - HB2571 Restricted driver's license; court to provide during period of suspension. VA - HB2526 Judicial performance evaluation program; Survey & Evaluation Research Laboratory, etc. administer. VA - HB2460 Transportation of person under emergency custody, etc.; allowed to be transported by family member. VA - HB2434 Corporations; allows certain to be represented by an officer before general district courts. VA - HB2406 School records; may be received as evidence in cases involving custody of students, etc. VA - HB2402 Identity theft; obtaining money, credit, etc. without authorization is prohibited under statutes. VA - HB2362 Drug offenses; person convicted of second offense would be a felon if committed in State. VA - HB2381 Protective orders; court may include therein provisions for protection of companion animals, etc. VA - HB2312 Writs; requirements for actual innocence. VA - HB2358 Triggerman rule; redefinition thereof, penalty. VA - HB2314 State Police Volunteer Chaplaincy Program; established. VA - HB2291 Release of deed of trust; prohibits settlement agents, etc. from facilitating an assignment. VA - HB2313 Illegal software, ticket sales; penalty. VA - HB2257 Outpatient treatment; allows court to order mandatory treatment following involuntary admission. VA - HB2245 Driving under influence of alcohol; law-enforcement officer to arrest without warrant. VA - HB2213 Baylor Grounds; removes Marine Resources authority to grant easement for natural gas pipeline. VA - HB2136 Misdemeanor arrest or summons; gives law-enforcement officer choice of issuing summons & releasing. VA - HB2126 Employing illegal aliens; relocate provision requiring cancellation of limited liability companies. VA - HB2108 Electronic video and audio communication, two-way; if available for a hearing, judge shall use. VA - HB2042 Handguns; allows retiring law-enforcement officer of State Lottery Department to purchase. VA - HB1928 Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; registration requirements. VA - HB2303 DUI blood test refusal; if person refuses, Ex. Secretary of Supreme Court to have form on Internet. VA - HB1968 Sentencing order; failing to comply. VA - HB2302 Fiduciaries; naming fiduciary or subject of fiduciary relationship as party to an action. VA - HB2178 Possession of ammunition by convicted felons; prohibited. VA - HB2164 Mechanics' liens; standards & procedures for abandoned vehicle, storage and repair of motor vehicle. VA - HB2274 Sex Offender Registry; not required to provide list of registrants' wanted offenses on Internet. VA - HB2229 Retirement plan; no person acting as trustee or custodian with respect thereto may exercise setoff. VA - HB2237 Contracts; improper use of payment device numbers, penalty. VA - HB2226 Prisoner Litigation Reform Act; court serve Office of Attorney General with motion for judgement. VA - HB2160 Post-adoption contact and communication; establishes procedures between birth parents, etc. VA - HB2060 Mental health law; amends statutes to address issues resulting from overhaul thereof. VA - HB2057 Health care providers; expands list of expressions of sympathy that are not admissible. VA - HB1944 Succession; determination of parent-child relationship in determining rights to property. VA - HB2041 Ignition interlock limitations; person convicted of DUI required to have device on first offense. VA - HB2035 Life expectancy table; changes table's figures that represent continued life expectancy. VA - HB2016 Abduction and kidnapping; definition. VA - HB2021 Driving without license; motor vehicle impounded if previously convicted of certain offenses. VA - HB2045 Students, full-time; exemption from jury service while classes are in session. VA - HB1983 Governor-declared emergency; provides civil immunity for private & charitable organizations. VA - HB1850 Medical examiner reports; admissibility of contents in any preliminary hearing. VA - HB1908 Assault and battery of family/household member; court to order person to obtain certain services. VA - HB1868 Driving under influence of alcohol; clarifies punishment for underage drinking. VA - HB1962 Sex Offender & Crimes Against Minors Registry; provision in conviction order, sentencing order, etc. VA - HB1946 Case and financial management systems; Ex. Secretary of Supreme Court responsible for. VA - HB1805 Ignition interlock; operation of motor vehicle without, penalty. VA - HB1869 Boiler inspections; extends protection of civil immunity to agents, etc., authorized to conduct. VA - HB1857 Protective orders; issuance upon conviction in cases of family abuse. VA - HB1901 Cavalier Wildlife Management Area; Board of Game & Inland Fisheries to convey certain property. VA - HB1851 Firearms; purchase by members of United States Armed Forces or Virginia National Guard. VA - HB1845 Remote access to land records; Prince William County may establish a pilot program assessing fee. VA - HB1914 Foster care; deletes certain Code references, guidelines for continuation thereof. VA - HB1843 Civil commitment of sexually violent predators; changes including access to sealed records, etc. VA - HB1753 Judges; if convicted of felony, etc., and all apeal rights terminated, his next term shall expire. VA - HB1842 Emergency protective order; authority of magistrate or judge to issue in cases of sexual battery. VA - HB1806 Disorderly conduct; conduct punishable thereas. VA - HB1796 Unsolicited bulk electronic mail; penalty. VA - HB1888 Writ of fieri facias; repeals statutory mandate that every officer endorse thereon date & time. VA - HB1874 Magistrates; issuance of felony arrest warrants. VA - HB1831 Recreational Facilities Authority; delays reversion of title to real property to State. VA - HB1727 Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children; created, report. VA - HB1695 Driving without a license; person may be placed under arrest if previously convicted of offense. VA - HB1693 Driving under influence; mandatory punishment when concentration is elevated above certain amount. VA - HB1711 Civil immunity for charitable food donation & distribution; exemption from civil liability in cases. VA - HB1707 Energy performance-based contracts; Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy to provide advice. VA - HB1655 Firearms; award of court costs, etc., to entity that prevails in action challenging locality. VA - HB1668 Garnishment; exemption for parent who supports dependent child or children residing with him. VA - HB1898 Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry Act; registration requirements. VA - HB1683 Checks; additional recovery if stop-payment order placed in bad faith. VA - HB1899 Jury commissioners; changes date which judge of circuit court may appoint jury commissioners. VA - HB1657 Appointment of guardian/conservator; when court hearing petition therefor, spouse may be appointed. VA - HB1866 Court-established community service programs; court shall establish.