Line of Duty Act; eligible dependents. (SB56)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Cheryl Turpin (D-Virginia Beach), Sen. John Bell (D-Chantilly), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), and Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Line of Duty Act; eligible dependents. Provides that children born or adopted after the death or disability of an employee covered by the Line of Duty Act are eligible for health insurance coverage if such coverage does not result in an increase in the premium. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


11/27/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100151D
11/27/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2018Rereferred from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2018Rereferred to Finance
01/18/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB56)
01/30/2018Continued to 2019 in Finance (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
11/30/2018Left in Finance


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 5 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.