Financial exploitation of adults; documentation referred to local law-enforcement agency. (SB249)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Financial exploitation of adults. Provides that upon receipt of a report on or during an adult protective services investigation of suspected financial exploitation of an adult 60 years old or older or incapacitated in which financial losses to such adult resulting from the exploitation are suspected to be greater than $50,000, the local department of social services or adult protective services hotline shall immediately refer the matter to both the Department of State Police and local law enforcement. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101899D
01/06/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/29/2016Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2016Committee substitute printed 16104944D-S1
01/29/2016Incorporates SB412
02/01/2016Incorporates SB412
02/01/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2016Read second time
02/02/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104944D-S1
02/02/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB249S1
02/03/2016Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB249S1)
02/05/2016Placed on Calendar
02/05/2016Read first time
02/05/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/18/2016Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Read second time
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/22/2016Engrossed by House as amended
02/22/2016Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Enrolled
02/25/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB249ER)
02/25/2016Signed by Speaker
02/26/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB249ER)
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 223 (effective 7/1/16)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 2 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

QUALIFIED THE MANDATE SAYING IF THE FLAGS ARE AVAILABLE THAT ADDITION APPEARS ON LINE 29. I WOULD ASK THAT WE ON CONSIDERE WITH THE HOUSE AMENDMENT.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THANK YOU, SENATOR. ALL IN FAVOR OF THE MO TION WILL RECORD THEIR VOTES AYE, THOSE OPPOSED NO. ARE THE SENATORS READY TO VOTE? HAVE ALL THE SENATORS VOTED? DO ANY SENATORS DESIRE TO CH THEIR VOTE? ANGE THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 39, NOS 1. AYES 39. NOS 1. THE SENATE CONCURS WITH THE HOUSE AMENDMENT. SENATE BILL 249 PASSED THE HOUSE WITH AMENDMENTS. THE SENIOR SENATOR FROM LOUDOUN, SENATOR BLACK.

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg): THANK YOU, MR. PRESIDENT. I MOVE THAT WE CONCUR CAN THE HOUSE AMENDMENT AND SPEAKING TO THE BILL.

[Unknown]: THE SENATOR HAS THE FLOOR.

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg): THIS IS A BILL THAT DEALS WITH THE SUSPECTED FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION OF ADULTS DEALS DES WITH ADULT PROTECTIVE WAS SERVICES AND FOR AMOUNTS GREATER THAN $50,000 THEY WILL REPORT IT. AS WE REPORT IT SAID TO THE STATE POLICE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY, THE HOUSE ALTERED THAT AND TOOK OUT THE STATE POLICE AND LEFT IT WITH LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT. I THINK THAT IS THE MORE APPROPRIATE WAY TO DO IT AND I