Public school security equipment; issuance of bonds for purpose of grant payments. (HB2343)

Introduced By

Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester) with support from co-patrons Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge), Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville), and Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall)

Progress

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

Description

School Security Infrastructure Improvement Fund and Local School Safety Fund. Establishes the School Security Infrastructure Improvement Fund and the Local School Safety Fund, to be administered by the Department of Criminal Justice Services.

The School Security Infrastructure Improvement Fund shall be used to make grants and loans to local school divisions for capital infrastructure improvements related to school safety and security. A school division would be required to provide a minimum 10 percent project match for a loan from the Fund and a minimum 50 percent project match for a grant from the Fund. The bill requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to develop guidelines concerning the grants and loans.

The Local School Safety Fund shall be used to make grants to local school divisions to be used to address school safety, security, and violence prevention needs. The bill requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services, in consultation with the Department of Education, to develop guidelines concerning the grants.

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Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
02/08/2013Introduced at the request of Governor
02/08/2013Presented and ordered printed 13104960D
02/08/2013Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/11/2013Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Committee substitute printed 13105076D-H1
02/11/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/12/2013Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/13/2013Reported from Appropriations with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Committee substitute printed 13105216D-H2
02/14/2013Read first time
02/15/2013Read second time
02/15/2013Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety substitute rejected 13105076D-H1
02/15/2013Committee on Appropriations substitute agreed to 13105216D-H2
02/15/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2343H2
02/18/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/18/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/19/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/20/2013Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Rereferred to Finance
02/21/2013Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Read second time
02/21/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Reading of amendment waived
02/21/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/21/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/2013Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Placed on Calendar
02/22/2013Senate amendment rejected by House (1-Y 93-N)
02/22/2013VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 93-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Senate insisted on amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Senate requested conference committee
02/22/2013House acceded to request
02/22/2013Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2013Delegates: Sherwood, Cox, M.K., Joannou
02/23/2013Conferees appointed by Senate
02/23/2013Senators: Newman, Hanger, Vogel
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/23/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2013Enrolled
03/04/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2343ER)
03/04/2013Signed by President
03/05/2013Signed by Speaker
03/08/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2343ER)
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 608 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0608)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 4 minutes.