Sheriff department; performance of law-enforcement service requires no pre-notification to Division. (SB1073)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Risk management; sheriff departments. Clarifies that when a sheriff or deputy sheriff performs any law-enforcement service in the locality in which he serves, such performance shall be considered in the scope of his duties, and no pre-notification to the Division of Risk Management shall be required for liability coverage. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091246248
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1073)
01/21/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (14-Y 0-N)
01/21/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Read second time
01/26/2009Reading of amendment waived
01/26/2009Committee amendment agreed to
01/26/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1073E
01/26/2009Printed as engrossed 091246248-E
01/27/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1073E)
02/05/2009Placed on Calendar
02/05/2009Read first time
02/05/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/09/2009Assigned GL sub: Professions/Occupations/Administrative Process
02/17/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/19/2009Reported from General Laws (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Read second time
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1073ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
03/04/2009Signed by President
03/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1073ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 265 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0265)


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 1 minute.