Veterans Services, Board of; membership, duties. (SB1212)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Veterans Services; membership; duties. Removes requirements regarding specific areas of expertise for members appointed to the Board of Veterans Services (the Board) by the Governor. The bill also (i) extends the number of consecutive terms for legislative members from four to six two-year terms for members of the House of Delegates and from two to three four-year terms for members of the Senate; (ii) removes the requirements that the Board be organized into at least three standing committees; and (iii) makes other changes to the administration of the Board and the eligibility for reappointment of nonlegislative citizen members of the Board. Read the Bill »


01/30/2017: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103500D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/30/2017Incorporated by General Laws and Technology (SB1182-Reeves) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)