Line of Duty Disability Fund; created. (HB1387)

Introduced By

Del. Vince Callahan (R-McLean) with support from co-patrons Del. Chuck Caputo (D-Oak Hill), Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), and Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Line of Duty Act. Creates the Line of Duty Disability Fund and funds it by imposing an additional $50 cost for certain traffic violations. The Fund is to be used to pay the costs of continued health benefits coverage provided to employees and their families under the Line of Duty Act (the Act). The bill also provides that any local employee who meets the definition of a deceased or disabled person under the Act who was disabled on or after January 1, 1972, not otherwise already receiving the continued health insurance coverage benefit under this section, shall be entitled to the continued health insurance coverage benefit beginning July 1, 2006. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2006Presented and ordered printed 065168260
01/12/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2006Referred from General Laws
01/19/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/27/2006Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement (Putney)
02/02/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1387)
02/14/2006Continued to 2007 in Appropriations