DCJS; training standards and model policies for law-enforcement personnel, powers and duties. (HB1126)

Introduced By

Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Criminal Justice Services; training standards and model policies for law-enforcement personnel. Reorganizes the Department of Criminal Justice Services' powers and duties for establishing training standards and publishing model policies for law-enforcement personnel by combining each discrete subject into one list. The bill also requires the Department to periodically update such model policies. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100637D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1126)
01/20/2016Assigned to sub: Criminal Law
01/20/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
01/20/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/29/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
02/03/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Committee substitute printed 16104908D-H1
02/05/2016Read first time
02/08/2016Read second time
02/08/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104908D-H1
02/08/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1126H1
02/09/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1126H1)
02/22/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Read third time
02/24/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1126ER)
02/25/2016Signed by Speaker
02/26/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1126ER)
02/26/2016Signed by President
02/29/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/29/16
02/29/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 7, 2016
03/04/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 235 (effective 7/1/16)
03/04/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0235)