Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
§ 18.2-77. Burning or destroying dwelling house, etc.
A. If any person maliciously (i) burns, or by use of any explosive device or substance destroys, in whole or in part, or causes to be burned or destroyed, or (ii) aids, counsels or procures the burning or destruction of any dwelling house or manufactured home whether belonging to himself or another, or any occupied hotel, hospital, mental health facility, or other house in which persons usually dwell or lodge, any occupied railroad car, boat, vessel, or river craft in which persons usually dwell or lodge, or any occupied jail or prison, or any occupied church or occupied building owned or leased by a church that is immediately adjacent to a church, he shall be guilty of a felony, punishable by imprisonment for life or for any period not less than five years and, subject to subdivision g of § 18.2-10, a fine of not more than $100,000. Any person who maliciously sets fire to anything, or aids, counsels or procures the setting fire to anything, by the burning whereof such occupied dwelling house, manufactured home, hotel, hospital, mental health facility or other house, or railroad car, boat, vessel, or river craft, jail or prison, church or building owned or leased by a church that is immediately adjacent to a church, is burned shall be guilty of a violation of this subsection.
B. Any such burning or destruction when the building or other place mentioned in subsection A is unoccupied, shall be punishable as a Class 4 felony.
C. For purposes of this section, "church" shall be defined as in § 18.2-127.
§ 18.2-79. Burning or destroying meeting house, etc.
If any person maliciously
§ 18.2-90. Entering dwelling house, etc., with intent to commit murder, rape, robbery or arson.
If any person in the nighttime enters without breaking or in the daytime breaks
and enters or enters and conceals himself in a dwelling house or an adjoining,
occupied outhouse or in the nighttime enters without breaking or at any time
breaks and enters or enters and conceals himself in any office, shop,
manufactured home, storehouse, warehouse, banking house, church as defined
in § 18.2-127, or other house, or any ship, vessel or river craft or
any railroad car, or any automobile, truck or trailer, if such automobile,
truck or trailer is used as a dwelling or place of human habitation, with
intent to commit murder, rape
§ 18.2-91. Entering dwelling house, etc., with intent to commit larceny, assault and battery or other felony.
If any person commits any of the acts mentioned in § 18.2-90 with intent
to commit larceny, or any felony other than murder, rape
2. That the provisions of this act may result in a net increase in periods of imprisonment in state correctional facilities. Pursuant to § 30-19.1:4, the estimated amount of the necessary appropriation is $ 125,500.