Commonwealth Health Research Board; certain employees shall be entitled to state employee benefits. (HB180)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commonwealth Health Research Board; staffing. Provides that employees of the Commonwealth Health Research Board, which provides financial support for health research funded through assets distributed to the Commonwealth as a policyholder pursuant to the conversion of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Virginia, shall be eligible for membership in the Virginia Retirement System. The Board currently has one full-time employee. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100616D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/16/2012Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
01/18/2012Impact statement from VRS (HB180)
01/30/2012Impact statement from VRS (HB180)
02/09/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/09/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/10/2012Reported from Appropriations with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Committee substitute printed 12105035D-H1
02/12/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time
02/13/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105035D-H1
02/13/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB180H1
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 on Education and Health
02/16/2012Impact statement from VRS (HB180H1)
03/01/2012Reported from Education and Health with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Read third time
03/05/2012Reading of amendment waived
03/05/2012Committee amendment agreed to
03/05/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/05/2012Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Placed on Calendar
03/07/2012Senate amendment agreed to by House (96-Y 2-N)
03/07/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB180ER)
03/09/2012Impact statement from VRS (HB180ER)
03/09/2012Signed by Speaker
03/10/2012Signed by President
04/09/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 683 (effective 7/1/12)
04/09/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0683)


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 50 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB53.