2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Sponsored By:
Delegates Stukes, Anderson, Carter, Conaway, Glenn, Haynes, Oaks, B. Robinson, and Rosenberg
Police and Court Records - Nonviolent Crimes - Expungement


Authorizing a person convicted of a nonviolent crime, with specified exceptions, who completed the sentence imposed for the conviction, including probation, to petition for the expungement of specified records maintained by the State or a political subdivision pertaining to the conviction after a specified period of time; prohibiting a person convicted of a specified nonviolent crime of a sexual nature from petitioning for the expungement of specified records; 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 House Rules and Executive Nominations
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Delegate Stukes) Adopted (133-0)
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 10-105 , 10-105 , 10-105 )


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
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 9, 2011: Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Stukes) Adopted (133-0)