The winter session of the 2015 General Assembly finished a day early.
The bill deals with both reporting assaults and providing victim aid.
The measure targets crimes involving child pornography, child exploitation, and human trafficking.
June 9th is the last day of classes this year in the Albemarle schools.
The Albemarle School Board has closed the funding gap without increasing the average class size.
State workers will get a pay raise if Governor McAuliffe signs a budget approved by the General Assembly.
Virginia's senior U.S. Senator wants colleges and universities to take an active role in preventing sexual assaults.
Governor McAuliffe has signed a bill designed to help people with epilepsy.
Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam expects to run for Governor in 2017.
Governor McAuliffe has signed a bill focusing on rates for Dominion Virginia Power and Appalachian Power.
The House of Delegates deep-sixes a bill that would have provided secrecy for firms that make drugs for lethal-injection executions.
A State Senate committee has rejcted a bill that would have allowed public prayers at government meetings.
Albemarle residents had their first opportunity Monday to sound off on the County Executive's budget ideas.
House-Senate budget negotiators have agreed on a proposed salary increase for state employees.
State lawmakers are considering a bill that would let cancer patients try any drug that's available.
Embattled Delegate Joe Morrissey will be reunited with items from his law office.
Both chambers of the General Assembly have approved a bill dealing with Virginia horse racing.
Local Delegate David Toscano expects two of his bills will get signed by Governor McAuliffe.
A onetime leader of the Virginia Department of Health is getting a new job.
Maureen McDonnell has been sentenced to a total of 366 days in prison after being convicted of corruption charges.