Retirement System; certain retirees hired as law-enforcement officers of certain towns. (SB1383)

Introduced By

Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas) with support from co-patron Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Retirement System; retirees hired as law-enforcement officers of certain towns.  Provides that a person retired under the Local Enforcement Officers' Retirement System, the State Police Officers' Retirement System, or the Virginia Law Officers' Retirement System may be hired by a town with a population of less than 10,000 as a full-time employee responsible for the prevention and detection of crime and the enforcement of the penal, traffic, or highway laws of the Commonwealth without interruption of his retirement allowance under the following conditions: (i) the person has attained age 50 and has been retired for at least one full calendar year (or such longer period as established by the Board of the Virginia Retirement System) prior to commencing employment; (ii) the person has not retired pursuant to an early retirement incentive; (iii) the person did not voluntarily resign or voluntarily retire under the Workforce Transition Act of 1995; and (iv) the hiring town pays to the Virginia Retirement System, during the person's employment, the employer share of the retirement funding contribution that would otherwise be due if the person were a covered employee. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2011Presented and ordered printed
01/14/2011Presented and ordered printed 11103118D
01/14/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2011Impact statement from VRS (SB1383)
02/01/2011Reported from Finance with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Committee substitute printed 11104987D-S1
02/02/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Read second time
02/03/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104987D-S1
02/03/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1383S1
02/04/2011Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Impact statement from VRS (SB1383S1)
02/08/2011Placed on Calendar
02/08/2011Read first time
02/08/2011Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2011Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
02/17/2011Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/22/2011Left in Appropriations