Veterans Bill of Rights; Commissioner and Board of Veterans Services to develop and implement. (HB1337)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Veterans Services; duties of the Commissioner; Veterans Bill of Rights.  Requires the Commissioner, in conjunction with the Board of Veterans Services, to develop and implement the Commonwealth Veterans' Bill of Rights. The bill specifies the contents of the Commonwealth Veterans' Bill of Rights and requires the Commissioner to report the state of veterans' services covered by the Commonwealth Veterans' Bill of Rights to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before October 1 of each year. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/22/2010Committee
01/22/2010Presented and ordered printed 10104302D
01/22/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/03/2010Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
02/11/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/11/2010Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Committee substitute printed 10104917D-H1
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104917D-H1
02/15/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1337H1
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/18/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1337H1)
03/03/2010Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Read third time
03/08/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/13/2010Enrolled
03/13/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1337ER)
03/13/2010Signed by Speaker
03/15/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1337ER)
03/15/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 534 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0534)

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 40 seconds.