Auxiliary grants; supportive housing. (HB2084)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Auxiliary grants; supportive housing. Extends eligibility for auxiliary grants to include individuals residing in supportive housing, provided the supportive housing provider has entered into an agreement for the provision of supportive housing with the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services. The bill also establishes requirements for providers of supportive housing that enter into agreements with the Department. Amends § 51.5-160, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2015Committee
01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101578D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2015Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
01/30/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2084)
02/03/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
02/03/2015Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2015Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/05/2015Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Committee substitute printed 15104496D-H1
02/05/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Appropriations

Comments

Virginia Housing Coalition writes:

The Virginia Housing Coalition supports this bill. The state should allow for the use of auxiliary grants in licensed, integrated living settings like permanent supportive housing.