2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hixson, Barve, Dumais, Gutierrez, Hucker, Kaiser, Lee, Luedtke, A. Miller, Mizeur, Reznik, S. Robinson, and Zucker
Criminal Procedure - Inquiry into Immigration Status of Crime Victim or Witness - Prohibition


Prohibiting an officer or agent of a State or local law enforcement agency, in connection with the report, investigation, or prosecution of a criminal violation of State or local law, from inquiring into the immigration status of an individual who reports that the individual is a victim of the crime or is the parent or guardian of a minor who is a victim of the crime or is a cooperating witness in the investigation of the crime or the parent or guardian of a minor who is a witness to the crime; 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 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Shane Robinson, District 39
Delegate Craig J. Zucker, District 14

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Aliens and Citizenship
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Procedure
( 11-206 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :