Children; placement of nonresident child in State residential facility. (HB2279)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Placement of children. Eliminates language providing that regulations of the Board of Social Services shall not prohibit placement of a nonresident child in a children's residential facility in the Commonwealth by a custodial parent who assumes full financial responsibility for the child prior to final approval of the placement pursuant to the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children when the placement is made without the involvement of a public officer or agency. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/16/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103908D
01/16/2013Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/23/2013Assigned HWI sub: #1
01/25/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2279)
01/28/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
01/31/2013Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/05/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/15/2013Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Read third time
02/19/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2279ER)
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
02/25/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2279ER)
03/25/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 720 (effective 7/1/13)
03/25/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0720)


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 55 seconds.