Training centers; imposes moratorium on closure, requirements of settlement agreement. (SB972)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Closure of training centers; moratorium. Imposes a moratorium on the closure of training centers for individuals with intellectual disabilities until such time as the General Assembly adopts a plan for the closure of training centers that satisfies the requirements of the settlement agreement between the Commonwealth and the United States Department of Justice, and requires the Secretary of Health and Human Resources to submit a preliminary plan developed in consultation with the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance, with opportunity for stakeholder participation, no later than one year after the effective date of such settlement agreement. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100897D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2013Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)