Interstate Compact on Placement of Children; placement of children in residential facility. (HB744)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children.  Makes numerous revisions to the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children, including clarification of the purposes of the compact; powers, duties, and roles of member states; and requirements for interstate placements of children. The bill also establishes the Interstate Commission on the Placement of Children, which shall promulgate rules and take steps to ensure effective implementation of the goals, purposes, and obligations of the compact; provide for dispute resolution among member states; and enforce compliance with the compact. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102733D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB744)
01/25/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB744)
01/31/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Committee substitute printed 12104072D-H1
02/01/2012Read first time
02/01/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB744H1)
02/02/2012Passed by for the day
02/03/2012Read second time
02/03/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104072D-H1
02/03/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB744H1
02/06/2012Read third time and passed House (95-Y 3-N)
02/06/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2012Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/17/2012Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2012Read third time
02/21/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB744ER)
02/24/2012Signed by Speaker
02/27/2012Signed by President
02/28/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB744ER)
04/09/2012Governor's recommendation received by House
04/17/2012Placed on Calendar
04/18/2012House concurred in Governor's recommendation (96-Y 0-N)
04/18/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/18/2012Reenrolled bill text (HB744ER2)
04/18/2012Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/18/2012Signed by President as reenrolled
04/18/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 773 (effective 7/1/12)
04/18/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0773)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB366.