Unlicensed child day centers; permitted to reduce number of staff per child during rest time. (SB969)

Introduced By

Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Unlicensed child day centers; staff-to-child ratio. Permits unlicensed day centers to reduce the number of staff per child by 50 percent during designated rest or sleep periods. The bill changes the staff-to-child ratio for unlicensed day centers to conform to that of licensed and regulated day centers during designated rest or sleep periods. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 097742204
01/12/2009Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/16/2009Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2009Committee substitute printed 095851204-S1
01/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2009Read second time
01/20/2009Reading of substitute waived
01/20/2009Committee substitute agreed to 095851204-S1
01/20/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB969S1
01/21/2009Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Placed on Calendar
01/30/2009Read first time
01/30/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/06/2009Assigned HWI sub: Welfare
02/12/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/12/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Read second time
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/16/2009Passed by for the day
02/17/2009Read third time
02/17/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/17/2009Passed House with amendments (96-Y 0-N)
02/17/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009House amendments rejected by Senate (8-Y 32-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009House insisted on amendments
02/20/2009House requested conference committee
02/23/2009Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Conferees appointed by Senate
02/23/2009Senators: Blevins, Locke, Stuart
02/25/2009Conferees appointed by House
02/25/2009Delegates: Nixon, Bell, Englin
02/26/2009Conference substitute printed 093295204-S2
02/26/2009Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Conference report agreed to by House (71-Y 0-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (71-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB969S2)
03/09/2009Enrolled
03/09/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB969ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 258 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0258)

Video

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 46 seconds.

Comments

cindy writes:

Why are child day centers permitted to be in business when they are unlicensed?