Police chaplains; certification. (HB1080)

Introduced By

Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Police chaplains; certification.  Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to develop a voluntary training and certification program for police chaplains. Such program shall include, but not be limited to, training regarding stress management, death notification, substance abuse, ethics, and crisis response. The bill also requires each state and local law-enforcement agency to develop policies and procedures regarding police chaplains in the agency, using model policies to be published by the Department of Criminal Justice Services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Introduced by request
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101766D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/21/2010Assigned MPPS sub: #2
01/28/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1080)
01/29/2010Impact statement from DHCD (HB1080)
01/29/2010Referred from Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/29/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/2010Left in General Laws