Virginia Veterans Recovery Program; created, report. (SB873)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake) with support from co-patron Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Veterans Recovery Program. Creates the Virginia Veterans Recovery Program for the purpose of providing diagnostic services, hyperbaric oxygen treatment, and support services to eligible veterans who have post-traumatic stress disorder or a traumatic brain injury. The program reimburses eligible facilities that provide hyperbaric oxygen treatment to an eligible veteran at no cost to the veteran and reimburses the eligible veteran for any necessary travel and living expenses required to receive treatment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101006D
01/07/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/15/2015Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2015Rereferred to Finance
01/23/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB873)
01/30/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB873)
02/03/2015Stricken at request of Patron in Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)