Domestic Violence Programs and Services
Advisory Committee on Domestic Violence Issues in Virginia's Courts
Established in 2007, this advisory committee provides advice and guidance to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia on the courts’ handling of domestic violence-related cases, as well as the content and format of domestic violence related training provided to judicial system personnel. The full committee meets three times a year in addition to sub-committee meetings.
- Membership List
- Meeting Agendas and Minutes
I-CAN! Virginia is a free online program that provides assistance with the preparation of court forms required to file for a protective order.
Resources and Reference Materials
- Report Responding to SB 236 (2004) Chapter 972 - Court Referral Methods for Domestic Violence Offenders
- Federal Firearms Law: Domestic Violence Offender Gun Ban - An Important Notice to Persons Convicted of Misdemeanor Crimes of Domestic Violence