Line of Duty Act; codifying revisions to the Act. (HB2204)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk) with support from co-patron Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Line of Duty Act. Revises the Line of Duty Act(the Act) by codifying revisions to the Act in the appropriation act, transferring overall administration of the Act to the Virginia Retirement System, transferring administration of health insurance benefits under the Act to the Department of Human Resource Management, and providing for an administrative appeal process. The bill becomes effective July 1, 2016. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/15/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103624D
01/15/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/21/2015Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
02/05/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2204)
02/05/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/06/2015Reported from Appropriations with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Committee substitute printed 15104787D-H1
02/07/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Read second time
02/09/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104787D-H1
02/09/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2204H1
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2204H1)
02/17/2015Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Read third time
02/19/2015Passed by for the day
02/20/2015Read third time
02/20/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2204ER)
02/25/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2204ER)
02/25/2015Signed by Speaker
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/26/2015Signed by President
02/26/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/26/15
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 647 (effective - see bill)
03/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0647)


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 2 minutes.