Severance benefits to state and local officials; requires any provided shall be publicly announced. (HB476)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Severance benefits to state and local officials. Requires that any severance benefits provided to departing Cabinet Secretaries and agency heads at the state level, and any departing official appointed by a local governing body shall be publicly announced by the appointing authority prior to such departure. Read the Bill »


03/30/2006: signed by governor


01/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063690472
01/09/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/10/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB476)
01/18/2006Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: #4 Prof./Occup./Admin. (Cosgrove)
02/02/2006Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
02/06/2006Read first time
02/07/2006Read second time
02/07/2006Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/2006Engrossed by House as amended HB476E
02/07/2006Printed as engrossed 063690472-E
02/08/2006Read third time and passed House (96-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006Communicated to Senate
02/09/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/10/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB476E)
02/22/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Read third time
02/27/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB476ER)
03/07/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB476ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 254 (effective 7/1/06)
04/04/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0254)