HB 260 Infectious biological substances.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Infectious biological substances. The bill defines "radiological agent" and provides that the possession, with the intent to injure another, of an infectious biological substance or radiological agent, capable of causing death or serious bodily injury, is a Class 5 felony. A person who manufactures, sells, gives, distributes or uses an infectious biological substance or radiological agent with the intent to injure another is guilty of a Class 4 felony. This bill is identical to the amendments to 18.2-52.1 in HB 1120 and SB 514.

Full text:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/02 024499844  pdf | impact statement
02/05/02  House: Committee substitute printed 025275844-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/21/02  Senate: Committee substitute printed 024752844-S1  pdf | impact statement
03/09/02  House: Conference substitute printed 025295844-H2  pdf
03/15/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB260ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/09/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0816)  pdf

Amendments:
Conference amendments

Status:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/02 024499844
01/09/02  House: Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/18/02  House: Assigned to M., P. & P. S. sub-committee: 2
01/18/02  House: Reported from M., P. & P. S. (21-Y 0-N)
01/18/02  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/02  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
02/04/02  House: Reported from C. J. with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/05/02  House: Committee substitute printed 025275844-H1
02/06/02  House: Read first time
02/07/02  House: Read second time
02/07/02  House: Committee substitute agreed to 025275844-H1
02/07/02  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute 025275844-H1
02/08/02  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/08/02  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/08/02  House: Communicated to Senate
02/11/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/02  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/20/02  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/sub (15-Y 0-N)
02/20/02  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/21/02  Senate: Committee substitute printed 024752844-S1
02/27/02  Senate: Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N)
02/28/02  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (39-Y 0-N)
02/28/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
03/01/02  Senate: Read third time
03/01/02  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
03/01/02  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 024752844-S1
03/01/02  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute 024752844-S1
03/01/02  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
03/01/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
03/04/02  House: Placed on Calendar
03/05/02  House: Senate substitute rejected by House (4-Y 95-N)
03/05/02  House: VOTE: REJECTED (4-Y 95-N)
03/06/02  Senate: Senate insisted on substitute (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/02  Senate: VOTE: INSIST & REQUEST (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/02  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
03/07/02  House: House acceded to request
03/07/02  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/07/02  House: Delegates: McQuigg, McDonnell, Petersen
03/07/02  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/07/02  Senate: Senators: Norment, Saslaw, Stolle
03/08/02  House: Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
03/08/02  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
03/08/02  Senate: Reading of conference report waived
03/08/02  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/02  Senate: VOTE: CONF. COMMITTEE RPT. (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/02  House: Conference substitute printed 025295844-H2
03/15/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB260ER)
03/18/02  House: Enrolled
03/18/02  House: Signed by Speaker
03/19/02  Senate: Signed by President
04/08/02  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 816 (effective 7/1/02)
04/09/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0816)