VDOC; various joint subcommittees to study staffing levels, etc. (HJ29)

Introduced By

Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt) with support from co-patron Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; staffing levels, employment conditions, and compensation at the Virginia Department of Corrections; report. Establishes a joint committee of the House Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions; the House Committee on Public Safety; the Senate Committee on the Judiciary; and the Senate Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services to study staffing levels, employment conditions, and compensation at the Virginia Department of Corrections. The resolution directs the joint committee to conclude its work by November 30, 2020, and to report its findings and recommendations no later than the first day of the 2021 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »


02/07/2020: In Committee


12/30/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102873D
12/30/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/27/2020Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 0-N)
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2020Reported from Rules with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2020Assigned App. sub: Transportation & Public Safety
01/31/2020Committee substitute printed 20107185D-H1
02/03/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/03/2020Reported from Appropriations (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Taken up
02/06/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107185D-H1
02/06/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HJ29H1
02/06/2020Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/06/2020VOTE: Agree To (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Reading waived
02/07/2020Referred to Committee on Rules


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