Law-enforcement officers; DCJS to assist agencies to develop programs for languages besides English. (HB592)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Law-enforcement officers; language programs. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to advise and assist law-enforcement agencies in developing programs and incentives to encourage law-enforcement officers to learn languages in addition to English, including allocating funds for such programs and incentives. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 064202382
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/03/2006Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/03/2006Committee substitute printed 063940382-H1
02/03/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/03/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB592)
02/08/2006Assigned App. sub: Public Safety (Sherwood)
02/08/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB592H1)
02/15/2006Left in Appropriations