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HB298

Misdemeanor sexual offenses; increases statute of limitations, where the victim is a minor.

Status:
In Conference

Latest Action: Feb. 24, 2020
Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB298S1

Chief Patron:
Kathy Tran (D)

Session:
2020 Regular Session

Summary

As introduced. Misdemeanor sexual offenses where the victim is a minor; statute of limitations.

Increases the statute of limitations for prosecuting misdemeanor violations where the victim is a minor from one year after the victim reaches the age of majority to seven years after the victim reaches the age of majority for the following misdemeanor violations: carnal knowledge of offender by employee of bail bond company, sexual battery, attempted sexual battery, infected sexual battery, sexual abuse of a child age 13 or 14 by an adult, and tongue penetration by adult of mouth of child under age 13 with lascivious intent. (Less)
  • Bill History

  • 12/30/2019 - House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103509D
  • 12/30/2019 - House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/02/2020 - House: Impact statement from VCSC (HB298)
  • 02/04/2020 - House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
  • 02/05/2020 - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 1-N)
  • 02/07/2020 - House: Impact statement from DPB (HB298)
  • 02/07/2020 - House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (16-Y 0-N)
  • 02/07/2020 - House: Committee substitute printed 20107882D-H1
  • 02/09/2020 - House: Read first time
  • 02/10/2020 - House: Impact statement from VCSC (HB298H1)
  • 02/10/2020 - House: Read second time
  • 02/10/2020 - House: Committee substitute agreed to 20107882D-H1
  • 02/10/2020 - House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB298H1
  • 02/11/2020 - House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/11/2020 - House: Impact statement from DPB (HB298H1)
  • 02/11/2020 - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/12/2020 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/12/2020 - Senate: Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
  • 02/19/2020 - Senate: Reported from Judiciary with substitute (14-Y 0-N)
  • 02/19/2020 - Senate: Committee substitute printed 20108737D-S1
  • 02/21/2020 - House: Impact statement from VCSC (HB298S1)
  • 02/21/2020 - House: Impact statement from DPB (HB298S1)
  • 02/21/2020 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N)
  • 02/24/2020 - Senate: Read third time
  • 02/24/2020 - Senate: Reading of substitute waived
  • 02/24/2020 - Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 20108737D-S1
  • 02/24/2020 - Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB298S1
  • 02/24/2020 - Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)