Virginia Retirement System; retired law-enforcement officers employed as school resource officers. (HB1495)

Introduced By

Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patron Del. Amanda Batten (R-Toano)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Retirement System; retired law-enforcement officers employed as school security officers. Allows a retired law-enforcement officer to continue to receive his service retirement allowance during a subsequent period of employment by a local school division as a school security officer, so long as he has a break in service of at least 12 calendar months between retirement and reemployment, did not retire under an early retirement program, and did not retire under the Workforce Transition Act of 1995. The bill incorporates HB 986, HB 1368, and HB 1493 and is identical to SB 54. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104237D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/14/2020Assigned App. sub: Compensation & General Government
01/15/2020Impact statement from VRS (HB1495)
01/31/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)
01/31/2020Reported from Appropriations with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Committee substitute printed 20107407D-H1
01/31/2020Incorporates HB986 (Batten)
01/31/2020Incorporates HB1493 (Helmer)
01/31/2020Incorporates HB1368 (Leftwich)
02/04/2020Read first time
02/05/2020Read second time
02/05/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107407D-H1
02/05/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1495H1
02/06/2020Read third time and passed House (98-Y 1-N)
02/06/2020VOTE: Passage (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2020Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
02/10/2020Impact statement from VRS (HB1495H1)
02/18/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Committee substitute printed 20108169D-S1
02/19/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Read third time
02/20/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/20/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108169D-S1
02/20/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1495S1
02/20/2020Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Placed on Calendar
02/24/2020Impact statement from VRS (HB1495S1)
02/24/2020Senate substitute rejected by House 20108169D-S1 (0-Y 99-N)
02/24/2020VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 99-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Senate insisted on substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Senate requested conference committee
02/27/2020House acceded to request
02/27/2020Conferees appointed by House
02/27/2020Delegates: Torian, Tyler, Rush
03/02/2020Conferees appointed by Senate
03/02/2020Senators: Cosgrove, Marsden, Deeds
03/07/2020C Amended by conference committee
03/07/2020Conference substitute printed 20109712D-H2
03/07/2020Conference report agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
03/07/2020VOTE: Adoption (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2020Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/18/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1495ER)
03/18/2020Signed by President
03/19/2020Signed by Speaker
03/20/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 20, 2020
03/20/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/09/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 968 (effective 7/1/20)
04/09/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0968)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1493.

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