Appeals; Supreme Court or Court of Appeals may permit due to an order from circuit court. Adding § 8.01-688.1. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 1851)

Child custody and visitation; Supreme Court shall develop a default standard visitation plan. Amending § 20-124.2. (Patron-Devolites, HB 1501)

Child Custody Disputes in Commonwealth, Influences on Judges' Decisions in; Report of Office of Executive Secretary of Supreme Court of Virginia (HJR 591, 1999). (HD 24)

Constitutional amendment; provides that Supreme Court may hear claims of actual innocence by felons (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article VI. (Patron-Stolle, SJR 419)

Electronic data; Office of Executive Secretary of Virginia Supreme Court, et al., to study discovery thereof. (Patron-Mims, SJR 334)

Judge; nomination for election to Supreme Court of Virginia. (Patron-Almand, HR 30; Stolle, SR 26)

Judges; election in Supreme Court of Virginia, circuit court, general district court, juvenile and domestic relations district court, and members of Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission. (Patron-Howell, HJR 827)

Mental health courts; Office of Executive Secretary of Supreme Court of Virginia to study effectiveness of establishing a pilot program thereof. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1119)

Supreme Court of Virginia; election of Chief Justice. Amending § 17.1-300. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 609; Kilgore, HB 1792)

2001 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last Modified on June 11, 2001 at 11:28AM Eastern Daylight Time

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