Staffing levels, employment conditions, and compensation at DOC; continued study, appropriations. (HJ522)

Introduced By

Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt) with support from 22 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond), Del. Lashrecse D. Aird (D-Petersburg), Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Del. Martha Mugler (D-Hampton, Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. David Reid (D-Loudoun), Del. Ibraheem Samirah (D-Herndon), Del. Don Scott (D-Portsmouth), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Del. Shelly Simonds (D-Newport News), Del. Suhas Subramanyam (D-Sterling), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; staffing levels, employment conditions, and compensation at the Virginia Department of Corrections; report. Continues the 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 established by House Joint Resolution 29 (2020) 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, 2021, and to report its findings and recommendations no later than the first day of the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »


02/16/2021: Passed the Senate


12/29/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101691D
12/29/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
01/20/2021Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/22/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
01/22/2021Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/22/2021Reported from Rules (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/22/2021Assigned App. sub: Compensation & General Government
01/26/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/27/2021Reported from Appropriations (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2021Taken up
01/29/2021Engrossed by House
01/29/2021Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
01/29/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2021Reading waived
02/01/2021Referred to Committee on Rules
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2021Reported from Rules
02/15/2021Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2021Read third time
02/16/2021Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/16/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ522ER)