Independent living services & arrangements; requires inclusion of plan for children 14 yrs. & older. (HB149)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Fralin (R-Roanoke) with support from co-patrons Del. Kris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), and Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Independent living services and independent living arrangements. Requires inclusion of an independent living plan in all service plans for children who are 14 years of age or older. This bill also defines the terms "independent living services" and "independent living arrangements" and replaces the term "independent living placement" with the term "independent living arrangement." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/21/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088069504
12/21/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/23/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB149)
01/31/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2008Committee substitute printed 088547504-H1
01/31/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/01/2008Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/04/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB149H1)
02/06/2008Reported from Appropriations with substitute (24-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Committee substitute printed 082575504-H2
02/08/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB149H2)
02/08/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time
02/11/2008Committee substitute from Health, Welfare and Institution rejected 088547504-H1
02/11/2008Committee substitute from Appropriations agreed to 082575504-H2
02/11/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB149H2
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/12/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Communicated to Senate
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/15/2008Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/18/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Read third time
02/19/2008Reading of amendments waived
02/19/2008Committee amendments agreed to
02/19/2008Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/19/2008Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/2008Placed on Calendar
02/21/2008Passed by for the day
02/22/2008Passed by for the day
02/25/2008Senate amendments agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N)
02/27/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB149ER)
02/27/2008Signed by Speaker
02/28/2008Signed by President
02/29/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB149ER)
03/06/2008Governor's recommendation received by House
03/06/2008Placed on Calendar
03/07/2008House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
03/07/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N)
03/08/2008Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/08)
03/08/2008Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/2008G Governor's recommendation adopted
03/08/2008Reenrolled bill text (HB149ER2)
03/08/2008Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
03/08/2008Signed by President as reenrolled
03/08/2008Enacted, Chapter 483 (effective 7/1/08)
03/14/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0483)