Retirement System; purchasing service at normal cost rate when person deemed member on July 1, 2010. (SB232)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Retirement System; early and normal retirement age.  Changes the early and normal retirement ages for a person who first commences employment on or after July 1, 2010, to coincide with the person's early and normal retirement ages as provided under the Social Security Act, 42 U.S.C. 416 et seq. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103139D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/27/2010Impact statement from VRS (SB232)
02/02/2010Committee substitute printed 10104849D-S1
02/02/2010Reported from Finance with substitute (11-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Read second time
02/04/2010Passed by for the day
02/08/2010Read second time
02/08/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/08/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104849D-S1
02/08/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB232S1
02/08/2010Impact statement from VRS (SB232S1)
02/09/2010Passed by for the day
02/10/2010Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2010Passed by for the day
02/11/2010Read second time
02/11/2010Reading of amendment waived
02/11/2010Passed by for the day
02/12/2010Read second time
02/12/2010Passed by for the day
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee substitute reconsidered (34-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2010Committee substitute rejected 10104849D-S1
02/15/2010Floor substitute printed 10105365D-S2 (Whipple)
02/15/2010Amendment by Senator Whipple withdrawn
02/15/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/15/2010Substitute by Senator Whipple agreed to 10105365D-S2
02/15/2010Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB232S2
02/16/2010Read third time and passed Senate (26-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Placed on Calendar
02/17/2010Read first time
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/23/2010Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
03/04/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
03/08/2010Reported from Appropriations with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Committee substitute printed 10105662D-H1
03/09/2010Read second time
03/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
03/09/2010VOTE: --- AGREE TO (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Motion to reconsider constitutional reading dispensed agreed to
03/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
03/09/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION #2 (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Passed by for the day
03/10/2010Passed by for the day
03/11/2010Read third time
03/11/2010Passed by temporarily
03/11/2010Committee substitute rejected 10105662D-H1
03/11/2010Floor substitute printed 10106012D-H2 (Putney)
03/11/2010Substitute by Delegate Putney agreed to 10106012D-H2
03/11/2010Engrossed by House - floor substitute SB232H2
03/11/2010Passed House with substitute (81-Y 14-N)
03/11/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (81-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Title replaced 10106012D-H2
03/14/2010Left in Appropriations
03/22/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB232ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/08/2010Impact statement from VRS (SB232ER)
04/13/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 738 (effective 7/1/10)
04/13/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0738)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 8 clips in all, totaling 16 minutes.