HB 1951

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 11, 2021
  • Passed House Jan 25, 2021
  • Senate
  • Governor

Suicide; abolishes the common-law crime.

Abstract

Common-law crime of suicide. Abolishes thecommon-law crime of suicide. Suicide is currently a common-law crimein Virginia, although there is no statutorily prescribed punishment.

Bill Sponsors (25)

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Feb 17, 2021

Senate

Failed to report (defeated) in Judiciary (5-Y 10-N)

Feb 05, 2021

Senate

Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Judiciary (14-Y 0-N)

Jan 26, 2021

Senate

Referred to Committee on the Judiciary

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Jan 25, 2021

House

Read third time and passed House (66-Y 34-N)

House

VOTE: Passage (66-Y 34-N)

Jan 22, 2021

House

Read second time and engrossed

Jan 21, 2021

House

Read first time

Jan 20, 2021

House

Reported from Courts of Justice (17-Y 5-N)

Jan 15, 2021

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 1-N)

Jan 14, 2021

House

Assigned Courts sub: Criminal

Jan 11, 2021

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100986D

House

Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

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Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100986D HTML

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