Virginia Housing Commission; affordable housing for people reentering society. (SJ299)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Virginia Housing Commission; affordable housing; report. Directs the Virginia Housing Commission to study opportunities for and barriers to safe and affordable housing for people reentering society from Virginia%92s jails and prisons and to provide a report of its activities and findings. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/20/2015Unanimous consent to introduce
01/20/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103858D
01/20/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
01/27/2015Reported from Rules
01/29/2015Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2015Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
02/13/2015Tabled in Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ647.


Virginia Housing Coalition writes:

The Virginia Housing Coalition supports this study resolution exploring housing barriers for those reentering society. Stable affordable housing is an essential building block for success upon reentry, so exploring opportunities for overcoming barriers to housing is essential.