Group life insurance; allows coverage to be extended to insure any class of persons. (SB945)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Group life insurance coverage. Allows coverage under a group life insurance policy to be extended to insure any class of persons as may mutually be agreed upon by the insurer and the group policyholder. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090049248
01/07/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/18/2009Impact statement from SCC (SB945)
01/26/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor (12-Y 1-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2009Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/16/2009Assigned C & L sub: 1
02/28/2009Left in Commerce and Labor


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 2 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1726.


Marsha Maines writes:

this is great! now "non custodial parents" - who will be soon certified as a CLASS OF PERSONS - will have at least the same rights as homosexuals.
big improvement Virginia...??