Treasury, Department of; liability coverage for Risk Management Division for certain volunteers. (SB1271)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester) with support from co-patron Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Treasury; Risk Management Division; liability coverage for certain volunteers. Provides for inclusion under the state's risk management plan volunteer drivers of the Meals on Wheels Association of America or any area agency on aging providing meal and nutritional services to persons who are elderly, homebound, or disabled, provided such volunteer drivers have successfully completed training approved by the Risk Management Division. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098569338
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1271)
01/28/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Committee substitute printed 092401338-S1
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read second time
02/02/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2009Committee substitute agreed to 092401338-S1
02/02/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1271S1
02/03/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1271S1)
02/12/2009Placed on Calendar
02/12/2009Read first time
02/12/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/2009Assigned GL sub: Professions/Occupations/Administrative Process
02/17/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/19/2009Referred from General Laws
02/19/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/23/2009Reported from Appropriations (24-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read second time
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Passed House (93-Y 3-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (93-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1271ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1271ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 568 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0568)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 4 minutes.