VA SB1151 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-06 - Left in Finance
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Aggravated sexual battery by false representation or subterfuge; penalty. Provides that any person who sexually abuses another person by false representation or subterfuge that is part of a massage, medical procedure, or physical therapy is guilty of aggravated sexual battery if such abuse is alleged by (i) more than one complaining witness within a two-year period or (ii) one complaining witness on more than one occasion and in the case of clause (i) or clause (ii) is intentional and without the consent of the complaining witness. The bill also eliminates the provision that sexual battery can be accomplished by ruse.

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Aggravated sexual battery by false representation or subterfuge; penalty.


Roll Calls

2019-01-21 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (10-Y 5-N) (Y: 10 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-02-06SenateLeft in Finance
2019-01-21SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-01-21SenateCommittee substitute printed 19105359D-S1
2019-01-21SenateReported from Courts of Justice with substitute (10-Y 5-N)
2019-01-15SenateIntroduced bill reprinted 19104418D
2019-01-15SenateReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2019-01-15SenatePresented and ordered printed 19104418D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
18267.3(n/a)See Bill Text
18267.4(n/a)See Bill Text
22507(n/a)See Bill Text
22510(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments