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-====== State Laws Regarding Registration ======+//While we strive to be as accurate and complete as possible, our researchers are not attorneys, and state laws are often full of nuances and gaps. Legal challenges in some states have resulted in different registration requirements based on the year of conviction or first registration. **Users must accept all risks **associated with actions taken based on this information. **Please help us improve **by reporting any errors or omissions via our form at **[[https://narsol.org/wiki-response/|https://narsol.org/wiki-response/]]** // 
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 +{{  :va.png?nolink&175x139}} 
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 +====== Virginia Laws Regarding Registration ======
  
 === Who must register? === === Who must register? ===
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-901/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-901/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-901/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-901/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/]]
  
 === What information must registrants provide? === === What information must registrants provide? ===
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-903/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-903/]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-903/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-903/]] 
 + 
 +=== How frequently must they register? And for how long? === 
 + 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-904/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-904/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/]] 
 + 
 +=== Does the state categorize registrants by levels/tiers? === 
 + 
 +Three levels: "non-violent," "violent," and "sexually violent."\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-902/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-904/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-904/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/]]
  
-=== How frequently must they register? ===+===   Does the state use risk assessment when assigning tiers or levels to registrants  ===
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-904/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-904/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/]]+NoOnly during supervision and civil commitment proceedings.
  
 === Do any registrants remain privately registered? If so, who? === === Do any registrants remain privately registered? If so, who? ===
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 === Are there special restrictions for registrants even after supervision? (State: Local jurisdictions: Yes/No) === === Are there special restrictions for registrants even after supervision? (State: Local jurisdictions: Yes/No) ===
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-370.3/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-370.3/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-912/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-912/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-913/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-913/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-914/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-914/]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-370.3/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-370.3/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-912/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-912/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-913/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-913/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-914/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-914/]] 
 + 
 +Prohibition against those with SVP designation being on school property or at events on school property sponsored by the school. There is a petition process to get approval.\\ 
 +[[https://vacode.org/2016/18.2/8/4/18.2-370.5/|https://vacode.org/2016/18.2/8/4/18.2-370.5/]]
  
 === Is there a process for removal from the registry? If so, who qualifies and what is the process? === === Is there a process for removal from the registry? If so, who qualifies and what is the process? ===
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-909/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-909/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-910/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-910/]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-908/]] [[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-909/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-909/]] [[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-910/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-910/]]
  
 === What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who is visiting your state? === === What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who is visiting your state? ===
  
-Response needed.\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-905/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-905/]]
-[[http://exacturl.state.gov|Link needed.]]+
  
 === What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who will be moving to your state to live or to attend school? === === What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who will be moving to your state to live or to attend school? ===
  
-Response needed.\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-905/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-905/]]
-[[http://exacturl.state.gov|Link needed.]]+
  
-===== Info for State Advocates =====+====== State Laws Regarding Sexual Offenses and Offenders, other than registration ====== 
 + 
 +What sexual offenses can people be convicted of, and what are the ranges of sentences? 
 + 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/9.1-902/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/9.1-902/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-63/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-63/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-64.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-64.1/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-90/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-90/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-346/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-346/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-355/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-355/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-357.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-357.1/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.1:1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.1:1/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.3/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.3/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4:2/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4:2/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-386.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-386.1/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-91/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-91/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5:1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5:1/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-47/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-47/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-48/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-48/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-361/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-361/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-366/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-366/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-370.6/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-370.6/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371.1/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-31/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-31/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-32/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-32/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-10/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-10/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-11/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-11/]] 
 + 
 +=== Does the state have lifetime supervision? === 
 + 
 +As we understand the following code sections, No.\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2:1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2:1/]] 
 + 
 +=== Does the state have indeterminate sentencing? === 
 + 
 +Yes.\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-311/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-311/]] 
 + 
 +=== What are the state civil commitment laws? === 
 + 
 +Va Code title 37.2, Chapter 9, Section 37.2-900 through 37.2-921\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title37.2/chapter9/section37.2-900/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title37.2/chapter9/section37.2-900/]]\\ 
 +[[https://www.oag.state.va.us/divisions/criminal-justice-public-safety/sexually-violent-predators-civil-commitment|https://www.oag.state.va.us/divisions/criminal-justice-public-safety/sexually-violent-predators-civil-commitment]] 
 + 
 +=== What is the age of consent? === 
 + 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title20/chapter3/section20-48/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title20/chapter3/section20-48/]] 
 + 
 +=== Are there “Romeo and Juliet” laws or other laws specific to young people? === 
 + 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-371/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-371/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter4/section18.2-63/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter4/section18.2-63/]] 
 + 
 + 
 +====== Info for State Advocates ======
  
 === Are felons allowed to vote? If so, when is this right restored? === === Are felons allowed to vote? If so, when is this right restored? ===
  
 Persons who have been convicted of a violent crime, a crime against a minor, or an election law offense must submit an application to request their rights be restored. Persons with any other felony convictions are automatically eligible for restoration of rights if certain criteria are met.\\ Persons who have been convicted of a violent crime, a crime against a minor, or an election law offense must submit an application to request their rights be restored. Persons with any other felony convictions are automatically eligible for restoration of rights if certain criteria are met.\\
-[[https://commonwealth.virginia.gov/judicial-system/restoration-of-rights/|https://commonwealth.virginia.gov/judicial-system/restoration-of-rights/]]\\ +[[https://www.commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/governorvirginiagov/secretary-of-the-commonwealth/pdf/restoration-of-rights-policy-memo-82216.pdf|https://www.commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/governorvirginiagov/secretary-of-the-commonwealth/pdf/restoration-of-rights-policy-memo-82216.pdf]]\\ 
-[[https://commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/3915/contact-form-61915.pdf|https://commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/3915/contact-form-61915.pdf]]\\ +[[https://solutions.virginia.gov/RestorationOfRights/Search|https://solutions.virginia.gov/RestorationOfRights/Search ]]
-[[https://commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/3916/revised-more-serious-application-61915.pdf|ttps://commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/3916/revised-more-serious-application-61915.pdf]] [[https://commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/3914/criminal-record-fingerprinting-info-for-ror.pdf|https://commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/3914/criminal-record-fingerprinting-info-for-ror.pdf]]+
  
 === What does the state say about persons who are required to register? === === What does the state say about persons who are required to register? ===
  
-Summary response here.\\ +[[http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/index.html|http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/index.html]]\\ 
-[[:virginia_state_police_sor_faqs_http:sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov_sor_faq.html|//sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/faq.html]]+[[http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/faq.html|http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/faq.html]]
  
 === How does the state’s legislative process work? === === How does the state’s legislative process work? ===
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 [[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&x=21&y=10|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&x=21&y=10]]\\ [[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&x=21&y=10|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&x=21&y=10]]\\
 [[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&year=&submit=Go|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&year=&submit=Go]]\\ [[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&year=&submit=Go|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex+offender&year=&submit=Go]]\\
-[[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/photosynthesis/hsxv8/|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/photosynthesis/hsxv8/]]\\ 
 [[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/account/login/|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/account/login/]]\\ [[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/account/login/|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/account/login/]]\\
-[[http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?161+men+BIL|http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?161+men+BIL]]\\ +[[http://lis.virginia.gov/lis.htm|http://lis.virginia.gov/lis.htm]]\\ 
-[[http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?161+sbj+SBJ|http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?161+sbj+SBJ]]\\+[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/membersAndSession.php?secid=1&activesec=0#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=0|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/membersAndSession.php?secid=1&activesec=0#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=0 ]]\\
 [[http://lis.virginia.gov/161/mbr/MBR.HTM|http://lis.virginia.gov/161/mbr/MBR.HTM]] [[http://lis.virginia.gov/161/mbr/MBR.HTM|http://lis.virginia.gov/161/mbr/MBR.HTM]]
  
 === Best keywords are: === === Best keywords are: ===
  
-Response needed.\\ +sexual abuse, public safety, sex offender registry, sex offender
-[[http://exacturl.state.gov|Link needed.]]+
  
 === Sign up for notifications of bill movement: === === Sign up for notifications of bill movement: ===
  
-Response needed.\\ +FAQs\\ 
-[[http://exacturl.state.gov|Link needed.]]+[[https://lis.virginia.gov/h015.htm|https://lis.virginia.gov/h015.htm]]\\ 
 +Sign up\\ 
 +[[https://vi.virginiainteractive.org/cgi-bin/liab_signup.cgi|https://vi.virginiainteractive.org/cgi-bin/liab_signup.cgi]]
  
 === Most important legislative committees for our issues are: === === Most important legislative committees for our issues are: ===
  
-[[http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?161+com+S3|http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?161+com+S3]]\\ +Senate Courts of Justice\\ 
-[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php?committee=H08|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php?committee=H08]]+[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=1&content=1,includes/contentTemplate.php%3Ftid%3D49%26ctype%3Db%26cid%3D82|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=1&content=1,includes/contentTemplate.php%3Ftid%3D49%26ctype%3Db%26cid%3D82]]\\ 
 +House Courts of Justice\\ 
 +[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=2&content=2,includes/contentTemplate.php%3Ftid%3D50%26ctype%3Db%26cid%3D79|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=2&content=2,includes/contentTemplate.php%3Ftid%3D50%26ctype%3Db%26cid%3D79]]
  
 === Contact info for state legislators can be found at: === === Contact info for state legislators can be found at: ===
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 [[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php]] [[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php]]
  
-===== State Laws Regarding Sexual Offenses and Offenders, other than registration =====+====== State Laws Regarding Sexual Offenses and Offenders, other than registration ======
  
-=== What sexual offenses can people be convicted of, and what are the ranges of sentences? ===+What sexual offenses can people be convicted of, and what are the ranges of sentences?
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/9.1-902/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/9.1-902/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/9.1-902/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/9.1-902/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-63/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-63/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title9.1/chapter9/section9.1-923/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-64.1/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-64.1/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-63/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-63/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-90/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-90/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-64.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-64.1/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-346/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-346/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-90/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-90/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-355/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-355/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-346/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-346/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-357.1/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-357.1/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-355/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-355/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.1:1/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.1:1/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-357.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-357.1/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.3/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.3/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.1:1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.1:1/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.3/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-374.3/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4:2/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4:2/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4:2/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.4:2/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-386.1/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-386.1/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-91/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-91/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-386.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-386.1/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5:1/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5:1/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-91/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-91/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-47/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-47/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5:1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-67.5:1/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-48/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-48/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-47/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-47/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-361/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-361/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-48/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-48/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-366/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-366/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-361/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-361/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-370.6/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-370.6/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-366/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-366/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-370.6/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-370.6/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371.1/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371.1/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-31/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-31/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371.1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-371.1/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-32/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-32/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-31/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-31/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-10/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-10/]]\\ +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-32/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/18.2-32/]]\\ 
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-11/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-11/]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-10/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-10/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-11/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter1/section18.2-11/]]
  
 === Does the state have lifetime supervision? === === Does the state have lifetime supervision? ===
  
-Response needed.\\ +As we understand the following code sections, No.\\ 
-[[http://exacturl.state.gov|Link needed.]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2/]]\\ 
 +[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2:1/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-295.2:1/]]
  
 === Does the state have indeterminate sentencing? === === Does the state have indeterminate sentencing? ===
  
-Response needed.\\ +Yes.\\ 
-[[http://exacturl.state.gov|Link needed.]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-311/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title19.2/chapter18/section19.2-311/]]
  
 === What are the state civil commitment laws? === === What are the state civil commitment laws? ===
  
-Response needed.\\ +Va Code title 37.2, Chapter 9, Section 37.2-900 through 37.2-921\\ 
-[[http://exacturl.state.gov|Link needed.]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title37.2/chapter9/section37.2-900/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title37.2/chapter9/section37.2-900/]]\\ 
 +[[https://www.oag.state.va.us/divisions/criminal-justice-public-safety/sexually-violent-predators-civil-commitment|https://www.oag.state.va.us/divisions/criminal-justice-public-safety/sexually-violent-predators-civil-commitment]]
  
 === What is the age of consent? === === What is the age of consent? ===
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title20/chapter3/section20-48/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title20/chapter3/section20-48/]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title20/chapter3/section20-48/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title20/chapter3/section20-48/]]
  
 === Are there “Romeo and Juliet” laws or other laws specific to young people? === === Are there “Romeo and Juliet” laws or other laws specific to young people? ===
  
-[[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-371/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-371/]] [[http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter4/section18.2-63/|http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter4/section18.2-63/]] [[http://services.dlas.virginia.gov/user_db/frmvscc.aspx?viewid=673|http://services.dlas.virginia.gov/user_db/frmvscc.aspx?viewid=673]]+[[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-371/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter8/section18.2-371/]] [[https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter4/section18.2-63/|https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter4/section18.2-63/]] [[http://services.dlas.virginia.gov/user_db/frmvscc.aspx?viewid=673|http://services.dlas.virginia.gov/user_db/frmvscc.aspx?viewid=673]] 
 + 
 +====== Info for State Advocates ====== 
 + 
 +=== Are felons allowed to vote? If so, when is this right restored? === 
 + 
 +Persons who have been convicted of a violent crime, a crime against a minor, or an election law offense must submit an application to request their rights be restored. Persons with any other felony convictions are automatically eligible for restoration of rights if certain criteria are met.\\ 
 +[[https://www.commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/governorvirginiagov/secretary-of-the-commonwealth/pdf/restoration-of-rights-policy-memo-82216.pdf|https://www.commonwealth.virginia.gov/media/governorvirginiagov/secretary-of-the-commonwealth/pdf/restoration-of-rights-policy-memo-82216.pdf]]\\ 
 +[[https://solutions.virginia.gov/RestorationOfRights/Search|https://solutions.virginia.gov/RestorationOfRights/Search ]] 
 + 
 +=== What does the state say about persons who are required to register? === 
 + 
 +[[http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/index.html|http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/index.html]]\\ 
 +[[http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/faq.html|http://sex-offender.vsp.virginia.gov/sor/faq.html]] 
 + 
 +=== How does the state’s legislative process work? === 
 + 
 +[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/capitolClassroom.php?secid=23&activesec=5|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/capitolClassroom.php?secid=23&activesec=5]] [[http://capclass.virginiageneralassembly.gov/Middle/HowABill/HowABill.html|http://capclass.virginiageneralassembly.gov/Middle/HowABill/HowABill.html]] [[http://capclass.virginiageneralassembly.gov/Middle/SenatorsDelegates/Members.html|http://capclass.virginiageneralassembly.gov/Middle/SenatorsDelegates/Members.html]] 
 + 
 +=== How can I locate and track legislation regarding sexual offense issues? === 
 + 
 +[[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/]]\\ 
 +[[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex offender&x=21&y=10|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex offender&x=21&y=10]]\\ 
 +[[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex offender&year=&submit=Go|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/search/?q=sex offender&year=&submit=Go]]\\ 
 +[[https://www.richmondsunlight.com/account/login/|https://www.richmondsunlight.com/account/login/]]\\ 
 +[[http://lis.virginia.gov/lis.htm|http://lis.virginia.gov/lis.htm]]\\ 
 +[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/membersAndSession.php?secid=1&activesec=0#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=0|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/membersAndSession.php?secid=1&activesec=0#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=0 ]]\\ 
 +[[http://lis.virginia.gov/161/mbr/MBR.HTM|http://lis.virginia.gov/161/mbr/MBR.HTM]] 
 + 
 +=== Best keywords are: === 
 + 
 +sexual abuse, public safety, sex offender registry, sex offender 
 + 
 +=== Sign up for notifications of bill movement: === 
 + 
 +FAQs\\ 
 +[[https://lis.virginia.gov/h015.htm|https://lis.virginia.gov/h015.htm]]\\ 
 +Sign up\\ 
 +[[https://vi.virginiainteractive.org/cgi-bin/liab_signup.cgi|https://vi.virginiainteractive.org/cgi-bin/liab_signup.cgi]] 
 + 
 +=== Most important legislative committees for our issues are: === 
 + 
 +Senate Courts of Justice\\ 
 +[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=1&content=1,includes/contentTemplate.php?tid=49&ctype=b&cid=82|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=1&content=1,includes/contentTemplate.php?tid=49&ctype=b&cid=82]]\\ 
 +House Courts of Justice\\ 
 +[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=2&content=2,includes/contentTemplate.php?tid=50&ctype=b&cid=79|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/virginiaLegislature.php?secid=20&activesec=2#!hb=1&mainContentTabs=2&content=2,includes/contentTemplate.php?tid=50&ctype=b&cid=79]] 
 + 
 +=== Contact info for state legislators can be found at: === 
 + 
 +[[http://apps.senate.virginia.gov/Senator/index.php|http://apps.senate.virginia.gov/Senator/index.php]]\\ 
 +[[http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php|http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php]]
  
 ====== Other Useful State Information ====== ====== Other Useful State Information ======
Line 144: Line 280:
 Virginia State Police, Sex Offender Investigative Unit, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, North Chesterfield, Virginia 23235\\ Virginia State Police, Sex Offender Investigative Unit, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, North Chesterfield, Virginia 23235\\
 Virginia State Police Registration Hotline 804.674.2825\\ Virginia State Police Registration Hotline 804.674.2825\\
-<email@emaildomain.com>+tricia.powers@vsp.virginia.gov
  
-=== RSOL state affiliate website or blog: ===+=== NARSOL state affiliate website or blog: ===
  
-[[:safer_virginia_http:www.safervirginia.org|//www.safervirginia.org/]]+Safer Virginia 
 + 
 +---- 
 + 
 +[[http://www.safervirginia.org/|http://www.safervirginia.org/]]
  
 === Other helpful organizations: === === Other helpful organizations: ===
  
 [[https://www.aclu.org/affiliate/virginia|https://www.aclu.org/affiliate/virginia]] [[https://www.aclu.org/affiliate/virginia|https://www.aclu.org/affiliate/virginia]]
- 
-[[http://restoringintegritytovirginiaregistry.blogspot.com/|http://restoringintegritytovirginiaregistry.blogspot.com/]] 
  
 === Other helpful information: === === Other helpful information: ===
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