Sheriffs departments; JLARC to study staffing standards. (SJ93)

Introduced By

Sen. Ken Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Sheriffs; staffing standards for sheriffs' departments. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study staffing standards for sheriffs' departments. The study will focus on: (i) trends in personnel costs for jails based on annual reports of the Compensation Board and other pertinent data, (ii) formulas based on different jail construction criteria that will enable the Compensation Board to address staffing needs for jails, and (iii) staffing standards that accurately reflect actual workloads and requirements, including mental health and substance abuse counseling. This resolution was continued to the 2007 Session. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 066518820
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
02/03/2006Reported from Rules with substitute
02/06/2006Committee substitute printed 065006820-S1
02/06/2006Reading waived (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2006Read second time
02/07/2006Reading of substitute waived
02/07/2006Committee substitute agreed to 065006820-S1
02/07/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ93S1
02/08/2006Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/08/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
03/02/2006Continued to 2007 in Rules