Virginia Fire Services Board; Board shall meet no more than six times per year. (SB282)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Fire Services Board; meetings. Provides for the Virginia Fire Services Board to meet at least four times per calendar year. Under current law, the Board is limited to meeting no more than four times per calendar year. Amends § 9.1-202, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102147D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/13/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB282)
01/13/2014Reported from General Laws and Technology (11-Y 0-N)
01/13/2014Rereferred to Finance
01/21/2014Reported from Finance with amendments (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Read second time
01/23/2014Reading of amendments waived
01/23/2014Committee amendments agreed to
01/23/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB282E
01/23/2014Printed as engrossed 14102147D-E
01/24/2014Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
01/29/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB282E)
01/31/2014Placed on Calendar
01/31/2014Read first time
01/31/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/25/2014Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014Read second time
02/28/2014Read third time
02/28/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/28/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB282ER)
03/05/2014Signed by Speaker
03/06/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB282ER)
03/08/2014Signed by President
04/07/2014Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/22/2014Placed on Calendar
04/23/2014Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (8-Y 30-N 1-A)
04/23/2014Communicated to Governor
05/23/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 820 (effective 7/1/14)
05/23/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0820)


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.