Commonwealth Health Research Board; certain employees shall be entitled to state employee benefits. (SB53)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

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 »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/04/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101256D
01/04/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2012Impact statement from VRS (SB53)
01/24/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2012Committee substitute printed 12104583D-S1
01/25/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Read second time
01/26/2012Reading of substitute waived
01/26/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104583D-S1
01/26/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB53S1
01/27/2012Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Impact statement from VRS (SB53S1)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/16/2012Impact statement from VRS (SB53S1)
02/17/2012Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
02/28/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012Reported from Appropriations with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Read second time
03/05/2012Read third time
03/05/2012Committee amendment agreed to
03/05/2012Engrossed by House as amended
03/05/2012Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
03/05/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
03/05/2012Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/05/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2012Enrolled
03/08/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB53ER)
03/08/2012Signed by Speaker
03/09/2012Impact statement from VRS (SB53ER)
03/09/2012Signed by President
04/09/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 682 (effective 7/1/12)
04/09/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0682)

Video

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: HB180.