DCJS; training standards, recognition of and response to post-traumatic stress. (SB1149)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
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Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Criminal Justice Services; training standards; recognition of and response to post-traumatic stress. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish training standards and publish and periodically update model policies for law-enforcement personnel on the effective recognition of and response to stress, trauma, and post-traumatic stress experienced by law-enforcement officers. Amends § 9.1-102, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/02/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee


01/02/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100795D
01/02/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Courts of Justice committee on 01/21/2019. It meets on Monday, 8:00 A.M. and Wednesday, 1/2 hour after adjournment - Senate Room B.

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