Emergency response plans; ensuring victims' rights. (SB1150)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Emergency plans; victims' rights. Requires all emergency plans to include a provision that the Department of Criminal Justice Services and the Virginia Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund shall be contacted immediately to deploy assistance in the event of an emergency as defined in the emergency response plan when there are victims as defined in 19.2-11.01, as well as current contact information for both. Amends § 22.1-279.8, § 23-9.2:9, § 32.1-111.11, § 32.1-111.3, § 44-146.18, § 44-146.19, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094096824
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/21/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1150)
01/26/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Placed on Calendar
02/05/2009Read first time
02/05/2009Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/20/2009Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (22-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)
02/28/2009Enrolled
02/28/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1150ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
03/04/2009Signed by President
03/05/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1150ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 269 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0269)