Health insurance credits; increased for retired teachers. (HB2370)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach) with support from 7 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Vince Callahan (R-McLean), Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem), Del. Dave Nutter (R-Christiansburg), Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg), Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Lacey Putney (I-Bedford), Del. Jim Shuler (D-Blacksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health insurance credits; teachers. Increases the monthly health insurance credit to retired teachers from $2.50 to $4 for each full year of the retired member's creditable service. The bill is applicable to current and future retirees and is effective July 1, 2007. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073427524
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/16/2007Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement (Putney)
01/17/2007Impact statement from VRS (HB2370)
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2370E
02/05/2007Printed as engrossed 073427524-E
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2007Impact statement from VRS (HB2370E)
02/14/2007Committee substitute printed 075921712-S1
02/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/16/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075921712-S1
02/16/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2370S1
02/16/2007Passed Senate with substitute (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Placed on Calendar
02/20/2007Senate substitute rejected by House (2-Y 96-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 96-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Impact statement from VRS (HB2370S1)
02/22/2007Senate insisted on substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate requested conference committee
02/22/2007House acceded to request
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: Tata, Hogan, Ware, O.
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Hanger, Potts, Howell
02/24/2007Conference substitute printed 075929524-H1
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Impact statement from VRS (HB2370H1)
03/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2370ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/21/2007Impact statement from VRS (HB2370ER)
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by House
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (HB2370ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 866 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0866)