Va. Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority; eligibility of employees for Workforce Transition Act. (HB2247)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority; eligibility of employees for Workforce Transition Act. Eliminates the eligibility of employees of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board (Board) who elect not to become employees of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (Authority) for severance benefits under the Workforce Transition Act. Such severance benefits would remain available for a Board employee who is not offered a position with the Authority, is not offered a position for which the employee is qualified, or is offered a position that would require relocation or a reduction in salary. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101907D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/16/2017Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
01/26/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/31/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2247)
02/02/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 2-N)
02/03/2017Reported from Appropriations with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Committee substitute printed 17105012D-H1
02/04/2017Read first time
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105012D-H1
02/06/2017Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2247H1
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
02/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2247H1)
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 (HB2247ER)
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
02/23/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2247ER)
03/24/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 742 (effective - see bill)
03/24/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0742)