Line of Duty Act; definition of deceased person. (HB1134)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake) with support from 10 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell), Del. Johnny Joannou (D-Portsmouth), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Rick Morris (R-Carrollton), Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Kenneth Alexander (D-Norfolk), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Line of Duty Act; definition of deceased person; DMV. Includes any full-time sworn member of the enforcement division of the Department of Motor Vehicles in the definition of deceased person for the purposes of the Line of Duty Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2012Presented and ordered printed 12103905D
01/12/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB1134)
01/31/2012Referred from General Laws
01/31/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2012Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
02/09/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/10/2012Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/27/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Rereferred to Finance
02/28/2012Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Read third time
03/01/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1134ER)
03/07/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB1134ER)
03/07/2012Signed by Speaker
03/08/2012Signed by President
03/30/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 458 (effective 7/1/12)
03/30/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0458)


This bill mentions Richmond.