Retirement System; benefits for certain state and local public safety officers. (SB1166)

Introduced By

Sen. Ken Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Retirement; benefits for certain state and local public safety officers. Makes several changes to the benefits of state and local public safety officers and the funding of such benefits. Deputy sheriffs. All deputy sheriffs would become members of the Law Enforcement Officers' Retirement System (LEOs). State police officers. State police officers would receive a 2.0% average final compensation retirement multiplier and would continue to receive the additional annual supplement. Persons provided LEOs retirement coverage, including deputy sheriffs. Any member of LEOs would receive a 1.7% average final compensation retirement multiplier and the additional annual supplement. However, the multiplier for sheriffs would be increased from 1.7% to 2.0%, and an employer may elect to increase the multiplier to 2.0% for other classes of covered employees. The employer is responsible for paying the actuarial cost of the increase. Other provisions of the bill. Beginning July 1, 2007, the Compensation Board would reimburse 100% of each county's or city's employer contribution to the Virginia Retirement System for state-responsible deputy sheriffs. However, the reimbursement would be based upon the salaries of such state-responsible deputy sheriffs as fixed by the Board. Read the Bill »

Status

03/23/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077481820
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2007Impact statement from VRS (SB1166)
02/01/2007Committee substitute printed 076812712-S1
02/01/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2007Read second time
02/02/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2007Committee substitute agreed to 076812712-S1
02/02/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1166S1
02/05/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Impact statement from VRS (SB1166S1)
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/09/2007Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement (Putney)
02/19/2007Committee substitute printed 073500260-H1
02/20/2007Read second time
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Committee substitute agreed to 073500260-H1
02/21/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1166H1
02/21/2007Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House substitute rejected by Senate (2-Y 38-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (2-Y 38-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 38-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (1-Y 38-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House insisted on substitute
02/22/2007House requested conference committee
02/22/2007Senate acceded to request (30-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (30-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Stolle, Quayle, Saslaw
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: Putney, Hogan, Joannou
02/23/2007Conference substitute printed 075930820-S2
02/23/2007Conference report agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2007Passed by temporarily
02/23/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/23/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Impact statement from VRS (SB1166S2)
03/08/2007Impact statement from VRS (SB1166S2)
03/12/2007Enrolled
03/12/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1166ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/21/2007Impact statement from VRS (SB1166ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 819 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0819)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2420.