SB 72 Unexecuted warrants; allows motion for dismissal by state attorney for warrants unserved.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Unexecuted warrants. Allows an attorney for the Commonwealth to move the court in which the warrant or summons would be returnable for the dismissal of any unexecuted warrant or summons issued by a magistrate. Dismissal would be without prejudice. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia Criminal Justice Conference.

Full text:
01/05/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101763D  pdf
01/20/10  Senate: Printed as engrossed 10101763D-E  pdf
03/13/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB72ER)  pdf
04/12/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0652)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/05/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101763D
01/05/10  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/10  Senate: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/18/10  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (12-Y 0-N)
01/19/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/20/10  Senate: Read second time
01/20/10  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
01/20/10  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
01/20/10  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB72E
01/20/10  Senate: Printed as engrossed 10101763D-E
01/21/10  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/03/10  House: Placed on Calendar
02/03/10  House: Read first time
02/03/10  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/10  House: Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
03/01/10  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
03/08/10  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N)
03/09/10  House: Read second time
03/09/10  House: Constitutional reading dispensed BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
03/09/10  House: VOTE: --- AGREE TO (96-Y 0-N)
03/09/10  House: Motion to reconsider constitutional reading dispensed agreed to
03/09/10  House: Constitutional reading dispensed BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
03/09/10  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION #2 (94-Y 0-N)
03/09/10  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
03/09/10  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
03/13/10  Senate: Enrolled
03/13/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB72ER)
03/14/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/15/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/12/10  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 652 (effective 7/1/10)
04/12/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0652)