Veterans; Department of Veterans Services to develop comprehensive program to reduce unemployment. (SB829)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon) with support from co-patron Del. Rob Krupicka (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Veterans Services; programs to reduce unemployment among veterans. Provides for the Department of Veterans Services to develop a comprehensive program to reduce unemployment among veterans by assisting businesses to attract, hire, train, and retain veterans. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/28/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101082D
12/28/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/14/2013Reported from General Laws and Technology (10-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB829)
01/18/2013Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/05/2013Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Read second time
02/07/2013Read third time
02/07/2013Passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/07/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB829ER)
02/11/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB829ER)
02/11/2013Signed by Speaker
02/12/2013Signed by President
02/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 34 (effective 7/1/13)
02/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0034)


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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1906.