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2019 Crime Commission Legislative Package

   Summary of Crime Commission Legislative Package

Sex TraffickingStudy Highlights

 SB 1603 (Sen. Mark Obenshain) Human Trafficking; prevention and awareness; offenses related to prostitution and human trafficking.

SB 1661 (Sen. Mark Peake) Child abuse and neglect report or complaint; victims of sex trafficking; custody.

SB 1669 (Sen. Jill Vogel) Sex Trafficking Response Coordinator; duties; report.

HB 2464 (Del. Christopher Collins) Testimony by child victims and witnesses using two-way closed-circuit television.

HB 2576 (Del. Paul Krizek) Sex Trafficking Response Coordinator; duties; report.

HB 2586 (Del. Robert B. Bell) Prostitution and sex trafficking; offenses involving a minor; penalties. 

HB 2597 (Del. Charniele Herring) Child abuse and neglect report or complaint; victims of sex trafficking; custody.

HB 2651 (Del. David Yancey) Virginia Prevention of Sex Trafficking Fund; fees for offenses related to sex trafficking.

Fingerprinting of DefendantsStudy Highlights

SB 1529 (Sen. Benton Chafin) Reports to Central Criminal Records Exchange; additional offenses.

SB 1602 (Sen. Mark Obenshain) Reports to Central Criminal Record Exchange; duties and authority of the Central Criminal Records.

HB 2343 (Del. Robert B. Bell) Reports to Central Criminal Record Exchange; duties and authority.

Pre-Trial ProcessStudy Highlights

SB 1649 (Sen. Benton Chafin) Carnal knowledge; bail bondsmen; penalty.

HB 2452 (Del. Les Adams) Contempt of court; failure to appear.

HB 2453 (Del. Les Adams) Bail and recognizances; magistrate's checklist; surety's basis for request for capias.

Misdemeanor DNA Databank (Technical Amendment from 2018 Session Legislation)

HB 2439 (Del. Ronnie Campbell) DNA analysis; conviction of certain crimes or similar ordinance of a locality.