DCJS; criminal justice training schools. (HB1819)

Introduced By

Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patrons Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), and Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


DCJS; criminal justice training schools. Adds to the powers and duties of the Department of Criminal Justice Services regarding the oversight and evaluation of criminal justice training schools approved by the Department. The bill requires the Department to provide direct assistance to any school not meeting established minimum standards or performance objectives. The bill also requires each training school to submit an annual report evaluating the training school's performance with regard to established minimum standards and performance objectives established by the Department. Finally the bill requires the Department to provide an annual evaluation to every training school, including in its evaluation information based upon the training school's annual report and any internal audit or field visit conducted by the Department. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102154D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/14/2013Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/22/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/24/2013Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Committee substitute printed 13104088D-H1
01/24/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2013Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
01/31/2013Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/05/2013Left in Appropriations