DCJS; requires provide minimum training standards for juvenile correctional officers. (HB273)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Criminal Justice Services; minimum training standards; juvenile correctional officers.  Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services and the Criminal Justice Services Board to provide compulsory minimum entry-level training standards for juvenile correctional officers. Amends § 9.1-102, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101817D
  • 01/10/2012 Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
  • 01/23/2012 Impact statement from DPB (HB273)
  • 01/25/2012 Assigned MPPS sub: #1
  • 02/02/2012 Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 0-N)
  • 02/03/2012 Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/06/2012 Read first time
  • 02/07/2012 Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/08/2012 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 02/08/2012 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/09/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/09/2012 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 02/15/2012 Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/20/2012 Read third time
  • 02/20/2012 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/22/2012 Enrolled
  • 02/22/2012 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB273ER)
  • 02/22/2012 Impact statement from DPB (HB273ER)
  • 02/22/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/22/2012 Signed by President
  • 03/07/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 140 (effective 7/1/12)
  • 03/07/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0140)


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 40 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB293.