Life insurance; coverage for retired state employees. (HB2277)

Introduced By

Del. Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Life insurance for retired state employees. Provides that the basic life insurance coverage for retired state employees with 30 or more years of creditable service shall not be reduced to less than $8,000, indexed to the amount of post-retirement supplements for retirees as calculated for employees hired on or after July 1, 2010. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/20/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103330D
01/20/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/22/2015Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
01/23/2015Impact statement from VRS (HB2277)
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/02/2015Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Read first time
02/05/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
02/17/2015Reported from Finance with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Read third time
02/19/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/19/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/19/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/19/2015Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Placed on Calendar
02/23/2015Senate amendment rejected by House (0-Y 98-N)
02/23/2015VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 98-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Senate insisted on amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Senate requested conference committee
02/25/2015House acceded to request
02/25/2015Conferees appointed by House
02/25/2015Delegates: Ingram, Garrett, Hester
02/25/2015Conferees appointed by Senate
02/25/2015Senators: Stuart, Wagner, Carrico
02/26/2015C Amended by conference committee
02/26/2015Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/26/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2277ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/10/2015Impact statement from VRS (HB2277ER)
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 512 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0512)


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.