TANF; eligibility for benefits if convicted of drug-related felonies. (SB835)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeannemarie Devolites Davis (R-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Eligibility for TANF and food stamps; drug-related felonies. Provides exemption to receive TANF benefits for persons who have been convicted of a felony drug offense pursuant to 18.2-250 and comply with criminal court orders and treatment programs, as permitted by federal law. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075058726
01/05/2007Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/18/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB835)
01/19/2007Committee substitute printed 071728726-S1
01/22/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB835S1)
01/22/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/22/2007Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
01/22/2007Rereferred to Finance
01/30/2007Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2007Read second time
01/31/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/31/2007Committee substitute agreed to 071728726-S1
01/31/2007Reading of amendment waived
01/31/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendment SB835ES1
01/31/2007Printed as engrossed 071728726-ES1
02/01/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007Communicated to House
02/02/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB835ES1)
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (17-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2007Assigned App. sub: Health and Human Resources (Hamilton)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB934.