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01/07/2020        

Victims of domestic violence; shelters may be established.

Provides that a shelter for victims of domestic violence may be established for the purpose of providing services to individuals of a single sex and may exclude individuals who are not of that sex from the registered shelter.

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01/07/2020 House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101771D Open

            

2020 SESSION

    20101771D
    HOUSE BILL NO. 867
    Offered January 8, 2020
    Prefiled January 7, 2020
    A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 3 of Chapter 16 of Title 63.2 a section numbered 63.2-1616, relating to shelters for victims of domestic violence; population served.
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    Patron-- Freitas
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    Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
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    Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

    1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding in Article 3 of Chapter 16 of Title 63.2 a section numbered 63.2-1616 as follows:

    63.2-1616. Shelters for victims of domestic violence; population served.

    A shelter for victims of domestic violence  may be established for the purpose of providing services to individuals of a single sex and may exclude individuals who are not of that sex from the registered shelter.

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    01/07/2020 House House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101771D
    01/07/2020 House House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
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    Provides that a shelter for victims of domestic violence may be established for the purpose of providing services to individuals of a single sex and may exclude individuals who are not of that sex from the registered shelter.
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