2009 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 677
Sponsored By:
Delegate Barnes
Criminal Procedure - Warrantless Arrest - Violation of Protective Order


Clarifying that a police officer is authorized to make a warrantless arrest of a person who the officer has probable cause to believe is in violation of an interim, temporary, or final protective order under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Protection Orders

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 2-203 )
Family Law
( 4-508.1 , 4-509 )


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