Skip to Content Skip to Content
Attorney General of Virginia Header

t
View Office of the Attorney General Expenditures

xt

HOT TOPICS

Lock Up Your Meds
News for CitizensOcwen MortgageMortgage Servicing Settlement Agreement
Tobacco
Computer Crime
Human Trafficking
Gang Prevention
Bullying
Drug Take Back Program Line of Duty Death Claims
Veterans
Medicaid Fraud
Elder Abuse and Neglect
TRIAD - Seniors
Official Opinions

 

Domestic Violence - Legislation

Statutes and Legislation

Notable legislative changes effective July 1, 2012, are highlighted below.  For the full text of these Code sections, please click on the link to go to the Code of Virginia.  Please note that this list is not inclusive of all Code sections related to Arrest and Polygraph Procedures.

Arrest and Polygraph Procedures

§ 19.2-81.3. Arrest without a warrant authorized in cases of assault and battery against a family or household member and stalking and for violations of protective orders; procedure, etc.

§ 19.2-9.1. Written notice required for complaining witness who is requested to take polygraph test.