It passed the chamber, but not by much.
YEAS--Alexander, Barker, Dance, Deeds, DeSteph, Ebbin, Edwards, Favola, Hanger, Howell, Lewis, Locke, Lucas, Marsden, McEachin, McPike, Miller, Norment, Petersen, Saslaw, Surovell, Wexton--22
NAYS--Carrico, Chafin, Chase, Cosgrove, Dunnavant, Garrett, McDougle, Newman, Obenshain, Reeves, Ruff,
, Stuart, Sturtevant, Suetterlein,
Vogel, Wagner--17 Stanley
Bill Proposes Changes to VA Sex Offender Registry, January 25, 2016
Virginia Senate Approves Eliminating Employer Names from Sex Offender Registry, January 25, 2016
Now it moves on the House Courts of Justice Criminal Sub-Committee where it has a 99.9% chance of failing. After Cross-Over Day I will post an action item for everyone to contact House members about it but right now it’s too early so hold off.
Thank you all for sending those emails and making those phone calls.