Line of Duty Act; Virginia licensed health practitioners required to conduct medical reviews. (SB1367)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Line of Duty Act; requiring licensed health practitioners to conduct medical reviews. Requires that, for any medical review of a claim made pursuant to the provisions of the Line of Duty Act, the Virginia Retirement System shall require that such review be conducted by a doctor, nurse, or psychologist who is licensed in the Commonwealth or a contiguous state. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2022. Read the Bill »


03/01/2021: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102032D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/17/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1367)
01/18/2021Rereferred from Judiciary (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/26/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2021Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Placed on Calendar
02/02/2021Read first time
02/02/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/07/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Appropriations
02/12/2021Assigned App. sub: Compensation & General Government
02/15/2021Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N)
03/01/2021Left in Appropriations