Virginia Veterans Recovery Grant Program and Fund; established, report. (SB243)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake) with support from co-patron Sen. John Bell (D-Chantilly)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Veterans Recovery Grant Program and Fund; established. Establishes the Virginia Veterans Recovery Grant Program and the Virginia Veterans Recovery Fund for the purpose of providing diagnostic services, hyperbaric oxygen treatment, and support services to eligible veterans who have post-traumatic stress disorder or a traumatic brain injury. The Program reimburses eligible facilities that provide hyperbaric oxygen treatment to an eligible veteran at no cost to the veteran and reimburses the eligible veteran for any necessary travel and living expenses required to receive treatment. Read the Bill »


01/31/2018: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/05/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100419D
01/05/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2018Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Rereferred to Finance
01/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB243)
01/31/2018Continued to 2019 in Finance (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)