Veterans identification card; definition of veteran. (SB931)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac) with support from co-patron Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Veterans identification card; definition of veteran. Defines "veteran" for the purposes of issuance of a veterans identification card as a Virginia resident who has served honorably in the United States armed forces, reserves, or Virginia National Guard. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101817D
01/08/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/26/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Read second time
01/29/2015Reading of amendment waived
01/29/2015Committee amendment agreed to
01/29/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB931E
01/29/2015Printed as engrossed 15101817D-E
01/29/2015Engrossed bill reprinted 15101817D-E
01/30/2015Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB931E)
02/06/2015Assigned MPPS sub: #3
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/13/2015Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Read second time
02/17/2015Read third time
02/17/2015Amendment by Delegate Morris agreed to
02/17/2015Engrossed by House as amended
02/17/2015Passed House with amendment (98-Y 1-N)
02/17/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB931ER)
02/24/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB931ER)
02/24/2015Signed 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
03/27/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 693 (effective 7/1/15)
03/27/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0693)