Veterans Services Foundation; board of trustees assisted by volunteers, etc. (HB1269)

Introduced By

Del. Dan Helmer (D-Fairfax Station) with support from co-patron Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Veterans Services Foundation. Provides that the board of trustees of the Veterans Services Foundation may be assisted in the administration of the Foundation by volunteers and staff members employed by the Executive Director. The bill also (i) adds agents and advisors to the composition of the Foundation membership; (ii) allows ex officio members who do not serve as the chairman of another board to serve as chairman of the board of trustees; (iii) specifies that individuals appointed to perform the duties of treasurer and secretary are ex officio, nonvoting officers of the board of trustees; (iv) provides that employment of agents, advisors, volunteers, or employees by the Executive Director is subject to the approval of the board of trustees; and (v) clarifies that the members of the board of trustees and employees of the Foundation are subject to the State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act (§ 2.2-3100 et seq.). Read the Bill »


02/12/2020: In Committee


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104882D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2020Assigned GL sub: Professions/Occupations and Adminstrative Process
02/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1269)
02/06/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/06/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
02/06/2020Reported from General Laws with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Read first time
02/10/2020Read second time
02/10/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/10/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB1269E
02/10/2020Printed as engrossed 20104882D-E
02/11/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1269E)
02/11/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate General Laws and Technology committee on 02/19/2020. It meets on Monday, 45 minutes after adjournment—Senate Room A.

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