Marsh Criminal-Traffic Division/Manchester General District Court, etc.; concurrent jurisdiction. (SB1108)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg), and Sen. Glen Sturtevant (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Marsh Criminal-Traffic Division at Manchester General District Court and John Marshall Criminal-Traffic Division at Richmond General District Court; concurrent jurisdiction. Clarifies that the Marsh Criminal-Traffic Division at Manchester General District Court has concurrent jurisdiction with the John Marshall Criminal-Traffic Division at the Richmond General District Court over all matters arising in the City of Richmond. As introduced, this bill was a recommendation of the Committee on District Courts and is identical to HB 1742. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/21/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101094D
12/21/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2019Read second time
01/16/2019Reading of amendment waived
01/16/2019Committee amendment agreed to
01/16/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1108E
01/16/2019Printed as engrossed 19101094D-E
01/17/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2019Placed on Calendar
01/21/2019Read first time
01/21/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/06/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Committee substitute printed 19106443D-H1
02/08/2019Read second time
02/11/2019Read third time
02/11/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106443D-H1
02/11/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1108H1
02/11/2019Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 39-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019House insisted on substitute
02/14/2019House requested conference committee
02/18/2019Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2019Conferees appointed by Senate
02/18/2019Senators: McClellan, McDougle, Stuart
02/19/2019Conferees appointed by House
02/19/2019Delegates: Adams, D.M., Miyares, Ransone
02/21/2019C Amended by conference committee
02/21/2019Conference report agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/21/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2019Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1108ER)
03/07/2019Signed by Speaker
03/09/2019Signed by President
03/11/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2019
03/11/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/18/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 526 (effective 7/1/19)
03/18/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0526)