Domestic Violence - Arrest and Polygraph Procedures
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
For the full text of these Code sections, please click on the link to go to the Code of Virginia.
§ 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.