Special justices; expenses when presiding over certain hearings. (SB1078)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Special justices; expenses. Provides that special justices, retired judges, or district court substitute judges presiding over involuntary commitment hearings shall receive a fee for each hearing that includes mileage, parking, tolls, and postage. Amends § 37.2-804, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093190248
01/13/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/14/2009Assigned Courts sub: Mental Health
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1078)
02/04/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Committee substitute printed 091452248-S1
02/04/2009Rereferred to Finance
02/05/2009Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1078S1)
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time
02/10/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/10/2009Committee substitute agreed to 091452248-S1
02/10/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1078S1
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/19/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/19/2009Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/20/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/23/2009Reported from Appropriations with amendment (24-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read second time
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/25/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/25/2009Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Enrolled
03/09/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1078ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1078ER)
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 266 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0266)