Line of Duty Death and Health Benefits Trust Fund; established. (SB279)

Introduced By

Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Line of Duty Death and Health Benefits Fund.  Establishes the Line of Duty Death and Health Benefits Fund to pay the death and health insurance premium benefits to individuals covered by the Line of Duty Act ( 9.1-400 et seq.) and the death benefit provided to state and local government employees who have been killed in action after being called to active duty services under Title 10 of the United States Code. The Fund is funded through a $.18 surcharge for E-911 service. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102830D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/15/2010Introduced bill reprinted 10102830D
02/01/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB279)
02/16/2010Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/19/2010Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Placed on Calendar
02/22/2010Read first time
02/22/2010Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/01/2010Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
03/02/2010Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
03/14/2010Left in Appropriations


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 35 seconds.