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House Courts of Justice Committee
Chair: Bell, Robert B.

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Last Updated: 02/05/2018 08:29 AM
Meeting Date & Time: 02/05/2018 ½ hour after adjournment of House Update
Location: House Room 3
Notes: House Room 3 is in Capitol
Active item: Meeting adjourned at: 03:25 PM
Video: Archived
Committee Clerk:
Annie Johnson,, 804-698-1542
DLS Contact:
David Cotter,, 804-698-1812 Britt Olwine,, 804-698-1815 Steve Mutnick, Shannon Heard,, 804-698-1831 (Judicial Panel/Interviews)

Announcements and Administrative Actions: Chairman R. B. Bell

Refer House Bill 783 to General Laws

Bill(s) Patron
HB783 Keam Legal notices; advertisement by certain towns.

I. Subcommittee # 1 Recommends Reporting Uncontested (Block Vote): Chairman Gilbert

Bill(s) Patron
HB88 Hope Marijuana field test; evidence at trial.
HB201 Mullin Restitution; enforcement.
HB202 Mullin Court fines and costs; community service.
HB235 Collins Acceptability of electronic medium; record of criminal proceedings to appellate court.
HB437 Herring Adoption and foster care; barrier crimes, exception.
HB483 Bell, Robert B. Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; restitution owed to victims.
HB484 Bell, Robert B. Restitution; probation.
HB571 Habeeb Alcohol; unlawful consumption, purchase, or possession.
HB1033 Price Testing of bodily fluids; deemed consent.
HB1055 Herring Discretionary sentencing guidelines; judicial performance evaluation program, report.
HB1193 Bell, Robert B. Persons acquitted by reason of insanity; commitment for inpatient hospitalization.
HB1238 Cline Timeliness of indictments; discharge from jail.
HB1454 Campbell Civil immunity; programs for probationers, nonprofit corporation officials, worksite supervisors.
HB1482 Thomas Unmanned aircraft systems; use by public bodies, search warrant required, exception.
HB1525 Yancey Handheld personal communications devices; prohibits use in highway work zones.

II. Subcommittee #2 Recommends Reporting Uncontested (Block Vote): Chairman Habeeb

Bill(s) Patron
HB289 Collins Divorce proceedings; transfer of case for modification.
HB780 Habeeb Nonconfidential court records; clerk of court shall make records available to public upon request.
HB990 Gilbert Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council; deadline extensions.
HB991 Gilbert Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; disclosures, Virginia College Savings Plan.

III. Subcommittee #3 Recommends Reporting Uncontested (Block Vote): Chairman L. Adams

Bill(s) Patron
HB77 Habeeb Venue in criminal cases; concurrent jurisdiction, obsolete provisions.
HB135 Bell, John J. Dissemination of juvenile record information; emergency medical services agency applicants.
HB145 Carroll Foy Search warrant for a tracking device; delivery of affidavit.
HB166 Miyares Court records; recording by microphotographic or electronic process.
HB303 Watts Physical evidence recovery kits; submission to Department of Forensic Science.
HB481 Bell, Robert B. Jury service; deferral of service if full-time student.
HB743 Leftwich Judges; maximum number in each judicial district and circuit.
HB1023 Adams, L.R. Foreign subpoenas; issuance by circuit court clerk of court.
HB1246 Toscano Identity Theft Passport; police reports submitted to the Attorney General.
HB1301 Adams, L.R. Judges; central registry records check.
HB1310 Lindsey Retention of case records; electronic format.
HB1343 Ward Notaries; fee agreements with employer.

IV. Subcommittee #1 Recommends Reporting (Contested/Bills Not in Block): Chariman Gilbert

Bill(s) Patron
HB181 Collins Improper driving; use of handheld communication device while driving vehicle.
HB210 Mullin Juvenile and domestic relations district; pretrial appeals by the Commonwealth.
HB638 Collins Trespass; use of an unmanned aircraft system, penalty.
HB900 Freitas Forfeiture of property used in connection with commission of crimes; finding of guilt required.
HB1249 Toscano DNA; analysis upon conviction of certain misdemeanors.

V. Subcommittee #2 Recommends Reporting (Contested/Bills Not in Block): Chairman Habeeb

Bill(s) Patron
HB52 Hope Competency and sanity evaluations; location of evaluation.
HB259 Habeeb Payment of wages; remedies, penalties.
HB277 Collins Guardians ad litem for children; report requirements, certification form.
HB551 Krizek Nonpayment of wages; private cause of action by an employee.
HB744 Leftwich Protective orders, preliminary; contents of order.
HB745 Leftwich Adultery; reduces penalty to a civil penalty.
HB807 Levine Custody and visitation agreements; best interests of the child, definition of other violent abuse.
HB986 Gilbert Foster care and adoption; disclosure of information prior to placement.
HB992 Gilbert Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; disclosure statements, multiple positions.
HB998 Byron Parental or legal custodial powers, temporary delegation; child-placing agency.
HB1306 Habeeb Statewide e-filing system; creating for civil case filings.
HB1336 Habeeb Spoliation of evidence; jury instruction.

VI. Subcommittee #3 Recommends Reporting (Contested/Bills Not in Block): Chairman L. Adams

Bill(s) Patron
HB128 Miyares Court order; motion or petition for rule to show cause for violation.
HB381 Krizek Virginia State Police Electronic Summons System Fund; created.
HB1167 LaRock Jury commissioners; lists of unqualified persons provided to general registrars.
HB1435 Tyler Initiation of a civil action; duties of clerk of general district court.

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