Deputy sheriffs; certain retired under disability retirement. (SB400)

Introduced By

Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Retirement benefits; certain deputy sheriffs retired under disability retirement. Makes legislation passed by the 2007 Session of the General Assembly that increased retirement benefits for certain sheriffs, deputy sheriffs, public safety officers, and state police officers applicable to deputy sheriffs who retired prior to July 1, 2008, under a disability retirement. Under the 2007 legislation, among other changes, deputy sheriffs of localities participating in the Virginia Retirement System were provided LEOs retirement benefits. Any increase in retirement benefits as a result of the bill would be made available on a prospective basis beginning July 1, 2008. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 086212300
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/24/2008Impact statement from VRS (SB400)
01/29/2008Continued to 2009 in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)