|Introduced in House||Passed House||Introduced in Senate||Passed Senate||Became Law|
Fingerprints and photographs; authority of police.
Provides that all duly constituted police authorities having the power of arrest may take the fingerprints and photographs of any person found in contempt or in violation of the terms or conditions of a suspended sentence or probation for a felony offense. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia State Crime Commission.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
1. That � 19.2-392 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:
� 19.2-392. Fingerprints and photographs by police authorities.
A. All duly constituted police authorities having the power of
arrest may take the fingerprints and photographs of: (i) any person arrested by
them and charged with a felony or a misdemeanor an arrest for which is to be
reported by them to the Central Criminal Records Exchange, (ii) any person who
pleads guilty or is found guilty after being summoned in accordance with �
(iii) any person charged with an offense that has been deferred by the court
pursuant to �� 18.2-57.3, 18.2-251, or 19.2-303.2,
or (iv) upon the order of a court, any person found in contempt
or in violation of the terms or conditions of a suspended
sentence or probation for a felony offense pursuant to � 18.2-456, 19.2-306, or
53.1-165. Such authorities shall make such records
available to the Central Criminal Records Exchange. Such authorities are
authorized to provide, on the request of duly appointed law-enforcement
officers, copies of any fingerprint records they may have, and to furnish
services and technical advice in connection with the taking, classifying and
preserving of fingerprints and fingerprint records.
B. Such police authorities may establish and collect a reasonable fee not to exceed $10 for the first card and $5 for each successive card for the taking of fingerprints when voluntarily requested by any person for purposes other than criminal violations.
|01/31/2020||House||House: Reported from Courts of Justice (19-Y 0-N)|
|01/27/2020||House||House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)|
|01/26/2020||House||House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal|
|01/07/2020||House||House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103896D|
|01/07/2020||House||House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice|