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Virginia currently does not provide any criminal record relief for human trafficking survivors. There is pending legislation that would permit survivors to petition to vacate prostitution and all misdemeanor offenses.  However, this law has not been enacted yet. For information on general criminal record clearance in Virginia please visit the Clean Slate Clearinghouse.

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