2007 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 685
Sponsored By:
Senators Jacobs, Colburn, DeGrange, Forehand, Haines, Harris, Hooper, Kittleman, Mooney, Munson, Muse, and Stone
Criminal Law - Possession of Child Pornography - Penalty


Altering the terms of imprisonment and fines for possessing specified visual representations of individuals under the age of 16 years; and changing the offense of possessing specified visual representations of individuals under the age of 16 years from a misdemeanor to a felony.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/7 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator James E. DeGrange, Sr., District 32
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Larry E. Haines, District 5
Senator Andrew P. Harris, District 7
Senator J. Robert Hooper, District 35
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Alexander X. Mooney, District 3
Senator Donald F. Munson, District 2
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Pornography -see also- Nudity and Sexual Displays; Obscenity

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Law
( 11-208 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered