Group life insurance; permits retiree to make beneficiary designation to purchase funeral services. (SB743)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State employees' group life insurance. Permits a retiree to make an irrevocable beneficiary designation of his group life insurance to purchase or secure funeral services, and services related to interment, cremation, or other means of disposition. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2008Presented and ordered printed 088896232
01/18/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/24/2008Impact statement from VRS (SB743)
01/30/2008Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2008Read second time
02/01/2008Reading of amendment waived
02/01/2008Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2008Engrossed by Senate as amended SB743E
02/01/2008Printed as engrossed 088896232-E
02/04/2008Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2008Communicated to House
02/04/2008Impact statement from VRS (SB743E)
02/12/2008Placed on Calendar
02/12/2008Read first time
02/12/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/19/2008Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement (Jones, S.C.)
02/27/2008Continued to 2009 in Appropriations
12/04/2008Left in Appropriations