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Abduction or pandering; forfeiture of vehicle when involving a minor. Amending  19.2-386.16. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 1113 (Chapter 710))
Accident and sickness insurance policies; coverage of children who are under age 27. Amending  38.2-3500 and 38.2-3525. (Patron-Toscano, HB 440 (C))
Adoptee access; grants adult adoptees by-right access to their original birth certificate. Amending  32.1-261 and 63.2-1246. (Patron-Ticer, SB 567 (C))
Adoption; amends eligibility and application process requirements for assistance. Amending  63.2-1300 through 63.2-1303. (Patron-Toscano, HB 443 (Chapter 271))
Adoption; birth parents and adoptive parents may enter into post-adoption contact and communication agreements. Amending 16.1-277.01, 16.1-277.02, 16.1-278.3, and 16.1-283.1; adding 63.2-1220.2, 63.2-1220.3, and 63.2-1220.4; repealing 63.2-1228.1 and 63.2-1228.2. (Patron-Toscano, HB 750 (Chapter 331))
Adoptions; prior to placement of a child, agency must provide an explanation of adoption process to birth parents. Amending 63.2-1224. (Patron-Keam, HB 1133 (Chapter 855))
Adults and children with disabilities; Department of Social Services encouraged to identify and work together with public and private partners to conduct comprehensive public awareness and education program on identification, etc., of abuse, neglect, and exploitation thereof. (Patron-Puller, SJR 45 (P))
Child and spousal support; court to appoint vocational expert to conduct an evaluation of party in certain cases. Amending 20-108.1. (Patron-Toscano, HB 66 (Chapter 176))
Child labor; authorizes participation by children in activities of any nonprofit entity organized to provide for care and welfare of animals. Amending  40.1-100. (Patron-Quayle, SB 281 (F))
Child pornography; penalty for possession or reproduction thereof by a minor. Amending  18.2-374.1:1. (Patron-Janis, HB 938 (F))
Child pornography; solicitation, possession, or production thereof by a minor, penalty. Adding  18.2-374.1:3. (Patron-Miller, J.H., HB 685 (C))
Child Protection Accountability System; Department of State Police and circuit courts added to list of entities required to report information for inclusion therein. Amending  63.2-1530. (Patron-Albo, HB 736 (Chapter 726); Quayle, SB 284 (Chapter 664))
Child support orders; eliminates ability of Department of Social Services to order 2.5 percent cash medical support payments from noncustodial parent when child is a recipient of Medicaid or Family Access to Medical Insurance Security Plan. Amending 20-108.2 and 63.2-1900; repealing  63.2-1954.1. (Patron-Quayle, SB 728 (Chapter 243))
Child visitation; court may order an ignition interlock system installed on vehicle of parent who has a documented history of alcohol abuse. Amending  20-124.2. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 356 (F))
Child welfare; placement of children. Amending  63.2-319 and 63.2-900. (Patron-Marsden, SB 702 (C))
Child-care facilities; local regulation of possession and storage of firearms, ammunition, etc., at facilities. Amending 15.2-914. (Patron-Sickles, HB 1379 (Chapter 649))
Childhood obesity; encouraging physical activity in public schools to reduce. (Patron-Petersen, SJR 85 (P))
Children; Crime Commission to study penalties for taking indecent liberties and prostitution-related offenses involving minors. (Patron-Bulova, HJR 97 (P))
Children; Governor and Department of Social Services to develop and implement plan to reduce number in foster care. (Patron-Peace, HB 718 (Chapter 192))
Children; joint subcommittee to study feasibility of establishing statewide minimum standards for oversight of supervised visitation. (Patron-Crockett-Stark, HJR 122 (F))
Children; prohibited photography, penalty. Adding  18.2-370.7. (Patron-Johnson, HB 23 (F))
Children’s mental health services; joint subcommittee to study options for improving availability and accessibility through increased coordination and integration among state agencies. (Patron-O’Bannon, HJR 89 (F))
Children’s Ombudsman, Office of; created, report. Adding 2.2-214.2, 2.2-214.3, and 2.2-214.4. (Patron-Edwards, SB 160 (F))
Detention; allows juvenile to be moved to a less restrictive placement when is warranted or earned. Amending  16.1-248.1. (Patron-Marsden, SB 579 (F))
Disabled parent; subject to prosecution for desertion or nonsupport of another child not receiving such aid or of a spouse. Amending  20-61. (Patron-Orrock, HB 40 (Chapter 619))
Driver’s license, provisional; restrictions for those transporting up to three children under age of 15. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-Watts, HB 229 (F))
Driver’s license, restricted; eliminates authority of court to issue for travel to and from school when transportation is provided for certain delinquent children. Amending 16.1-278.9. (Patron-Cline, HB 863 (Chapter 522))
Emergency medical technicians; certain technicians are allowed to administer vaccines to adults and minors under direction of operational medical director. Amending  32.1-46.02 and 54.1-3408. (Patron-Stuart, SB 328 (Chapter 252))
Human infant; determining whether an infant has achieved an independent and separate existence. Adding  18.2-32.3. (Patron-Byron, HB 1033 (Chapter 851); Newman, SB 602 (Chapter 810))
Identity fraud using identifying information of a minor; penalty. Amending  18.2-186.3. (Patron-Griffith, HB 435 (F))
Influenza vaccine; certified emergency medical technicians-intermediate, or emergency medical technicians-paramedic services personnel may administer and dispense to minors. Amending  32.1-46.02 and 54.1-3408. (Patron-Pogge, HB 173 (Chapter 179))
Internet Crimes Against Children task forces; created. Adding 17.1-275.12. (Patron-Deeds, SB 620 (Chapter 685))
Juvenile correctional facilities; appointment of counsel for individuals confined in juvenile correctional centers. Adding 66-23.1. (Patron-Marsden, SB 585 (F))
Juvenile correctional facilities; Department of Juvenile Justice to maintain at least one facility for nonviolent juvenile offenders. Amending  66-13. (Patron-Cline, HB 873 (F))
Juvenile court docket; cases of assault and battery against family or household member to be advanced and heard within 30 days of arrest. Amending  16.1-241. (Patron-McDougle, SB 177 (C))
Juvenile records; Department of Juvenile Justice to provide information to law enforcement that may aid in an investigation of a criminal street gang. Amending  16.1-300, 16.1-309.1, and 52-8.6. (Patron-Gilbert, HB 1121 (Chapter 367); Hurt, SB 486 (Chapter 472))
Juvenile records; Department of Juvenile Justice to provide information to law enforcement that may aid in an investigation of criminal street gang. Amending  16.1-300 and 16.1-309.1. (Patron-Miller, P.J., HB 254 (I) See HB1121)
Juvenile records; release of identifying information of a juvenile who is a fugitive from justice or an escapee. Amending 16.1-309.1. (Patron-Bell, Robert B., HB 918 (Chapter 526))
Juveniles; adds specific felony offenses to provisions of transfer statute requiring preliminary hearing. Amending  16.1-269.1. (Patron-Iaquinto, HB 569 (F))
Juveniles; any transfer to circuit court shall include ancillary charges. Amending  16.1-269.1 and 16.1-269.6. (Patron-Bell, Robert B., HB 911 (F))
Juveniles; detention in secure facility for possession of certain firearms. Amending  16.1-248.1. (Patron-Marsden, SB 591 (Chapter 683))
Juveniles; detention of those transferred or certified. Amending 16.1-249, 16.1-269.5, and 16.1-269.6. (Patron-Lucas, SB 259 (Chapter 739))
Juveniles; loss of driving privileges for alcohol, firearm, and drug offenses. Amending  16.1-278.9. (Patron-Bell, Robert B., HB 908 (Chapter 570))
Juveniles; offenses for which juvenile is subject to transfer and trial as an adult. Amending  16.1-269.1. (Patron-Gilbert, HB 1120 (F); McDougle, SB 389 (C))
Juveniles; petition filed by intake officer to schools for certain crimes committed. Amending  16.1-260. (Patron-Marsden, SB 586 (F))
Juveniles; punishment for possession, etc., of alcohol. Amending 16.1-278.9. (Patron-Cline, HB 862 (Chapter 569))
Juveniles; right in certain violent felony cases to appeal to circuit court. Amending  16.1-269.6. (Patron-Edwards, SB 205 (C))
Marijuana field test results; notice may be given by law-enforcement officer to defendant or, if defendant is a minor, to his parent or guardian. Amending  19.2-188.1. (Patron-Cline, HB 1352 (F))
Minors; name change presumed to be in minor’s best interest. Amending  8.01-217. (Patron-Shuler, HB 372 (C))
Parental placement adoption; birth parent shall receive legal counsel for waiver of consent for out-of-state placement. Amending  63.2-1232. (Patron-Toscano, HB 749 (Chapter 276))
Personal flotation devices; requires children 12 and under to wear. Amending  29.1-700; adding  29.1-736.1. (Patron-Pogge, HB 168 (F); Quayle, SB 93 (F))
Preliminary removal orders; required to specify frequency, location, and duration of visitation allowed between child and his parents. Amending  16.1-252. (Patron-Edwards, SB 157 (F))
Protective orders; clarifies that minor may petition therefor with or without consent of a parent, etc. Adding  16.1-279.2. (Patron-Oder, HB 1156 (C))
Psychiatric treatment; revises Psychiatric Inpatient Treatment of Minors Act and eliminates various cross references to adult commitment statutes. Amending  8.01-389, 15.2-1704, 15.2-1724, 16.1-280, 16.1-335, 16.1-336, 16.1-337, 16.1-338, 16.1-339, 16.1-340, 16.1-341 through 16.1-345.5, 16.1-346, 16.1-346.1, 16.1-347, 19.2-13, 32.1-127.1:03, 37.2-808, 37.2-809, 37.2-813, and 54.1-2400.1; adding  16.1-336.1, 16.1-340.1 through 16.1-340.4, and 16.1-345.6; repealing  37.2-812. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 248 (Chapter 825); Lucas, SB 65 (Chapter 778))
Reports of certain acts to school authorities; local law-enforcement authorities to report certain offenses committed by a juvenile student that would be an adult misdemeanor. Amending  22.1-279.3:1. (Patron-Bell, Robert B., HB 907 (Chapter 525))
Sex offender; prohibiting entry onto school property of those that are violent, exceptions. Amending  16.1-241 and 18.2-370.5. (Patron-Watts, HB 227 (Chapter 402))
Sex offender; prohibiting proximity to children. Amending 18.2-370.2. (Patron-Pogge, HB 172 (F))
Sex offender; prohibition of entry onto school or child day care center property. Amending  18.2-370.5. (Patron-Cline, HB 1366 (F))
Sex offender; prohibits proximity to children’s museums. Amending 18.2-370.2. (Patron-Bell, Robert B., HB 919 (F))
Sex offender; prohibits residing in proximity to children. Adding 18.2-370.7; repealing  18.2-370.3. (Patron-Athey, HB 1004 (F))
Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; written notice to sex offenders of applicable laws. Adding  9.1-923. (Patron-Pogge, HB 1328 (F))
Smoking in cars with minor present; civil penalty. Adding 15.2-2824.1. (Patron-Morrissey, HB 186 (F))
Special education program for children with disabilities; recovery of attorney fees. Amending  22.1-214. (Patron-Stuart, SB 46 (Chapter 447))
Standards of Learning; Department of Education to study feasibility of adding curriculum relating to healthy lifestyle choices and reducing childhood obesity. (Patron-Miller, J.C., SJR 64 (F))
Stepparent and close relative adoption; appointment of guardian ad litem not required. Amending  63.2-1241, 63.2-1242.2, and 63.2-1242.3. (Patron-Toscano, HB 747 (Chapter 306))
Unborn children; constitutionally guaranteed rights. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 112 (F))
Vaccination of school children; Department of Health to develop a plan for prompt vaccination of all students in State. Adding 32.1-47.1. (Patron-Englin, HB 270 (Chapter 73))
2010 Session Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, and Resolutions - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 06/16/10