Life insurance benefits; providing additional benefits incidental to a loss in event of death, etc. (SB646)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Life and accident and sickness insurance benefits.  Provides that the benefits provided under a policy of life insurance or accident and sickness insurance may include additional benefits, including child care expenses and educational expenses. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/20/2012Presented and ordered printed 12103783D
01/20/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/29/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB646)
01/30/2012Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Committee substitute printed 12104537D-S1
02/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Read second time
02/02/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104537D-S1
02/02/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB646S1
02/03/2012Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/13/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB646S1)
02/21/2012Reported from Commerce and Labor (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Read second time
02/24/2012Read third time
02/24/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB646ER)
02/29/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB646ER)
02/29/2012Signed by President
02/29/2012Signed by Speaker
04/06/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 673 (effective 7/1/12)
04/06/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0673)


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 35 seconds.