Retirement System; benefits for constitutional officers. (HB2096)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Retirement System; constitutional officers.  Permits any constitutional officer who has 20 or more years of creditable service, and whose office is abolished, to retire with unreduced benefits (i) at the age of 60 if the officer is first elected to office after July 1, 2010, and (ii) at the age of 50 for all others. Amends § 51.1-155.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Committee
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100690D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/17/2011Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
01/23/2011Impact statement from VRS (HB2096)
02/01/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/02/2011Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
02/16/2011Reported from Finance (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Read third time
02/18/2011Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2011Enrolled
02/25/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2096ER)
02/25/2011Signed by Speaker
02/25/2011Signed by President
03/02/2011Impact statement from VRS (HB2096ER)
03/18/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 250 (effective 7/1/11)
03/18/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0250)