Post-adoption contact and communication; authorizes & establishes procedures governing. (SB1011)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Post-adoption contact and communication. Authorizes and establishes procedures governing post-adoption contact and communication agreements between the birth parent or parents of a child and the adoptive parent or parents of a child. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098398275
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/16/2009Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2009Committee substitute printed 095850275-S1
01/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2009Read second time
01/20/2009Reading of substitute waived
01/20/2009Committee substitute agreed to 095850275-S1
01/20/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1011S1
01/21/2009Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1011S1)
01/30/2009Placed on Calendar
01/30/2009Read first time
01/30/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/20/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read second time
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/25/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/25/2009Passed House with amendments (99-Y 0-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Enrolled
03/09/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1011ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/10/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1011ER)
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 260 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0260)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 40 seconds.