Unemployment compensation; financial literacy courses shall be offered at no cost to claimants, etc. (SB266)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Unemployment benefits; financial literacy course; volunteer service. Allows recipients of unemployment benefits to extend their benefits through completion of a financial literacy course and volunteer service at a nonprofit organization. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/04/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100859D
01/04/2014Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/13/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB266)
01/20/2014Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2014Committee substitute printed 14104241D-S1
01/22/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Read second time
01/23/2014Reading of substitute waived
01/23/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104241D-S1
01/23/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB266S1
01/24/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB266S1)
01/24/2014Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
01/31/2014Placed on Calendar
01/31/2014Read first time
01/31/2014Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/27/2014Reported from Commerce and Labor (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2014Read second time
03/04/2014Read third time
03/04/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/04/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB266ER)
03/06/2014Signed by Speaker
03/07/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB266ER)
03/09/2014Signed by President
03/31/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 449 (effective 7/1/14)
03/31/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0449)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.