SB 991 Juvenile and domestic relations court expanded jurisdiction.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Juvenile and domestic relations court expanded jurisdiction. Expands the definition of "child in need of services" to mean a child under the age of 14 whose behavior, conduct or condition presents or results in a serious threat to the well-being and physical safety of the child or any other person. This legislation is in response to the beating of a three year-old girl by two boys, ages five and six, in Loudoun County. This bill is identical to HB 1520.

Full text:
01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/03 031395500  pdf
02/03/03  Senate: Committee substitute printed 030653500-S1  pdf
02/24/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB991ER)  pdf
03/26/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0547)  pdf

Status:
01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/03 031395500
01/08/03  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/02/03  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/sub (15-Y 0-N)
02/03/03  Senate: Committee substitute printed 030653500-S1
02/03/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/03/03  Senate: VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/04/03  Senate: Read second time
02/04/03  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/04/03  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 030653500-S1
02/04/03  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute 030653500-S1
02/04/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/04/03  Senate: VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/04/03  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/04/03  Senate: VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/04/03  Senate: Communicated to House
02/05/03  House: Placed on Calendar
02/05/03  House: Read first time
02/05/03  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/03  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
02/12/03  House: Read second time
02/13/03  House: Read third time
02/13/03  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB991ER)
02/26/03  House: Enrolled
02/26/03  House: Signed by Speaker
02/27/03  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/03  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 547 (effective 7/1/03)
03/26/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0547)