Virginia Sickness and Disability Program; open enrollment period for certain members of VRS. (SB738)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Sickness and Disability Program; open enrollment period for members of the State Police Officers' Retirement System. Opens the enrollment into the Virginia Sickness and Disability Program from October 1, 2015, through December 31, 2015 for employees covered by the State Police Officers' Retirement System who are not currently covered by the program. An election to participate in the program must be in writing and is irrevocable. The sick leave balance of such employees who elect to join the program would be converted to retirement service credit on the basis of one month for every 173 hours of sick leave. The bill also contains technical changes. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/16/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100537D
12/16/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/15/2015Impact statement from VRS (SB738)
01/20/2015Impact statement from VRS (SB738)
01/28/2015Reported from Finance with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Read second time
01/30/2015Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2015Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB738E
01/30/2015Printed as engrossed 15100537D-E
02/02/2015Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/06/2015Impact statement from VRS (SB738E)
02/09/2015Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
02/24/2015Left in Appropriations