Port Authority; establish a trust to offset other postemployment benefits. (HB1211)

Introduced By

Del. Ken Melvin (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


VPA employee retirement benefits. Enables the Virginia Port Authority to establish a trust to help offset its OPEB (other postemployment benefits) liability. The changes mirror changes made to VRS during the 2007 Session. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081163828
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/18/2008Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement (Jones, S.C.)
01/29/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB1211)
02/04/2008Reported from Appropriations (24-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2008Read first time
02/07/2008Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/08/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Communicated to Senate
02/11/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2008Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/19/2008Reported from Local Government with amendment (15-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Rereferred to Finance
02/26/2008Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2008Read third time
02/28/2008Reading of amendment waived
02/28/2008Committee amendment agreed to
02/28/2008Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/28/2008Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/29/2008Placed on Calendar
03/03/2008Senate amendment agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
03/05/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1211ER)
03/05/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB1211ER)
03/05/2008Signed by Speaker
03/06/2008Signed by President
03/12/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 597 (effective 7/1/08)
03/18/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0597)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB467.