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2018 Regular Session



Family Law - Domestic Violence - Definition of Abuse

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the House - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "abuse" for purposes of certain provisions of law relating to domestic violence to include revenge porn.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Zirkin, Brochin, Cassilly, Hough, Kelley, Lee, Muse, Ramirez, Ready, and Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0328
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingJudiciary
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Electronic Surveillance -see also- Wiretapping
Harassment -see also- Threats
Pornography -see also- Nudity and Sexual Displays; Obscenity
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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March 14, 2018 3:25 P.M.