Veterans Services Foundation; powers and duties, appointment of an Executive Director, report. (SB1075)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville) with support from 12 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper), Del. Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell), Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria), Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac), Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland), Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Veterans Services Foundation; powers and duties; appointment of Executive Director; report. Requires the Veterans Services Foundation to provide an annual report on its funding levels and services to the General Assembly. The bill also (i) authorizes the board of trustees of the Foundation to appoint an Executive Director, (ii) clarifies that the Foundation may make direct request for appropriations from the General Assembly, (iii) clarifies that only the unrestricted portion of the Veterans Services Fund may be used for Foundation expenses, and (iv) changes the authority for disbursements from the Fund from the State Treasurer to the Executive Director with the approval of the board of trustees. The bill requires that allocations and expenditures of donated restricted funds be in accordance with cited provisions of the Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act relating to the standard of conduct in managing and investing institutional funds. Amends § 2.2-2715, § 2.2-2716, § 2.2-2718, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100958D
01/06/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/24/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1075)
01/30/2017Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2017Committee substitute printed 17104947D-S1
01/30/2017Rereferred to Finance
02/02/2017Reported from Finance (13-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1075S1)
02/03/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee substitute rejected 17104947D-S1
02/06/2017Reading of substitute waived
02/06/2017Floor substitute printed 17105228D-S2 (Ruff)
02/06/2017Substitute by Senator Ruff agreed to 17105228D-S2
02/06/2017Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1075S2
02/07/2017Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2017Placed on Calendar
02/09/2017Read first time
02/09/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1075S2)
02/16/2017Reported from General Laws (12-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Read second time
02/21/2017Read third time
02/21/2017Passed House (93-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/21/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/24/2017Enrolled
02/24/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1075ER)
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/24/2017Signed by Speaker
02/27/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1075ER)
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 505 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0505)

Video

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

Transcript

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

RELATING TO THE AVAILABILITY OF GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS INTO A SINGLE SECTION IN THE VIRGINIA REGISTER ACT. THE BILL ALSO REQUIRES AGENCIES THAT DO NOT HAVE REGULATORY AUTHORITY TO ANNUALLY FILE WITH THE VIRGINIA REGISTRAR OF REGULATIONS FOR PUBLICATION IN THE VIRGINIA REGISTER OF REGULATIONS, A LIST OF ANY GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS UPON WHICH SUCH AGENCIES CURRENTLYIE LIE -- CURRENTLY RELY. THIS BILL WAS A RECOMMENDATION OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW ADVISORY COMMITTEE AND I WOULD MOVE PASSAGE OF THE BILL.

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna): SHALL THE BILL PASS?

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 97, NOS, ZERO. AYES 97, NOS, ZERO, THE BILL IS PASSED. SENATE BILL 1023, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A