Encouraging the Governor and all agencies of the Commonwealth to recognize best practices. (SJ263)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon) with support from co-patron Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Encouraging the Governor and all agencies of the Commonwealth to recognize best practices to reduce the negative consequences of adverse childhood experiences in developing policies of the Commonwealth. Encourages the Governor and all agencies of the Commonwealth to recognize best practices to reduce the negative consequences of adverse childhood experiences in developing policies of the Commonwealth, take into account the principles of early childhood brain development, and, whenever possible, consider the concepts of toxic stress, early adversity, and nurturing relationships and the role of primary prevention, early intervention, and trauma-informed and resilience-building practices and policies as a means to achieving a lasting foundation for a more prosperous, healthier, and sustainable Commonwealth. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/04/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102839D
01/04/2017Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/2017Passed by indefinitely in Rules