State retiree health benefits program; amends provision relating to participation in program. (SB1742)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Participation in the state retiree health benefits program. Creates an exception to the law that if a state retiree elects to participate in the state retiree health plan, but later discontinues participation, he is barred from future participation. The bill would allow a state retiree to discontinue participation, but later return to the plan, if the discontinuation was due to employment with the federal government and participation in a federal employee health benefit program. Amends § 51.1-1405, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/17/2019Presented and ordered printed 19104581D
01/17/2019Referred to Committee on Finance
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1742)
01/29/2019Reported from Finance with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Read second time
01/31/2019Reading of amendments waived
01/31/2019Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1742E
01/31/2019Printed as engrossed 19104581D-E
02/01/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Assigned App. sub: Compensation & Retirement
02/06/2019Placed on Calendar
02/06/2019Read first time
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/06/2019Assigned App. sub: Compensation & Retirement
02/12/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1742E)
02/14/2019Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (7-Y 0-N)
02/19/2019Left in Appropriations

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