Health insurance; employees of local governments to have same coverage as state employees. (HB501)

Introduced By

Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Teachers, Deputies and Local Government Employees Health Insurance Relief Act. Provides that employees of local governments, local officers, sheriffs deputies, teachers, and retirees, and the dependents of such employees, officers, sheriffs deputies, teachers, and retirees may participate, with the approval of the local government, in the plan established pursuant to 2.2-2818 to provide health and related insurance coverage for state employees. The local government shall be responsible for whatever portion of the cost of such insurance is not paid by the employee. The Commonwealth shall not be obligated to pay all or any portion of the cost thereof. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 069666216
01/09/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2006Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: #4 Prof./Occup./Admin. (Cosgrove)
01/19/2006Referred from General Laws
01/19/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB501)
01/27/2006Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement (Putney)
02/08/2006Continued to 2007 in Appropriations