Line of Duty Act; clarifies provisions of Act. (HB2243)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Line of Duty Act. Clarifies provisions of the Line of Duty Act, including clarifying that suspension or reinstatement of health insurance benefits begins and ends at the beginning of a health insurance plan year rather than in the middle of a plan year and recognizing current practice that the Line of Duty Act administrator provides materials for training. The bill codifies certain provisions of the Line of Duty Act which currently are in the appropriations act. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/16 17101597D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/16/2017Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
01/17/2017Impact statement from VRS (HB2243)
02/02/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N)
02/03/2017Reported from Appropriations with amendment (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2017Read first time
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/2017Engrossed by House as amended HB2243E
02/06/2017Printed as engrossed 17101597D-E
02/07/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
02/08/2017Impact statement from VRS (HB2243E)
02/15/2017Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Read third time
02/17/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Signed by Speaker
02/21/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2243ER)
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
02/22/2017Impact statement from VRS (HB2243ER)
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 439 (effective 3/13/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0439)