Assisted living facilities and adult foster care homes; may accept third-party payments. (SB596)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Auxiliary grants; third-party payments.  Provides that assisted living facilities may accept payments from third parties for certain goods and services provided to auxiliary grant recipients, and that the Department of Social Services shall not count such payments as income for the purpose of determining eligibility for or calculating the amount of an auxiliary grant. Amends § 63.2-800, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/19/2012Presented and ordered printed 12103060D
01/19/2012Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/25/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB596)
01/27/2012Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Committee substitute printed 12104798D-S1
01/30/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB596S1)
01/31/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104793D-S1
01/31/2012Read second time
01/31/2012Reading of substitute waived
01/31/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104798D-S1
01/31/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB596S1
02/01/2012Passed by for the day
02/02/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/16/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Read second time
02/20/2012Read third time
02/20/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/20/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/20/2012VOTE: PASSAGE #2 (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB596ER)
02/22/2012Signed by President
02/22/2012Signed by Speaker
02/23/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB596ER)
03/06/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 128 (effective 7/1/12)
03/06/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0128)


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 45 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1211.