2009 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Sponsored By:
Delegates Barnes, Dumais, and Frush
Domestic Violence - Conditions of Probation - Order to Carry or Wear a Global Positioning System Device


Authorizing a court, when placing on probation a defendant who has been convicted of a specified crime of domestic violence, to order the defendant to carry or wear a global positioning system device as a condition of probation and to provide the victim of the crime with an electronic receptor device capable of receiving specified information that notifies the victim of the defendant's proximity to the victim; 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.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Parole and Probation
Protection Orders
Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 6-219 , 6-219 , 6-220 )
Family Law
( 4-501 , 4-501 , 4-504 , 4-513 )


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