Volunteer Fire Department Training Fund; created. (HB746)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville) with support from co-patron Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Volunteer Fire Department Training Fund. Creates a special nonreverting fund to be known as the Volunteer Fire Department Training Fund that shall be used solely for the purposes of assisting or reimbursing volunteer fire departments or volunteer fire companies with the costs of training and certifying volunteer firefighters. The bill also requires the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security to establish a work group to study the accessibility and availability of training programs with a specific focus on providing training programs to volunteer fire departments, volunteer fire companies, and volunteer firefighters in a cost-efficient and effective manner. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101260D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/25/2022Referred from General Laws
01/25/2022Referred to Committee on Public Safety
02/04/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB746)
02/08/2022Assigned PS sub: Subcommittee #2
02/10/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/11/2022Reported from Public Safety (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2022Read first time
02/14/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/15/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/15/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
03/02/2022Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
03/03/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Read third time
03/08/2022Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2022Enrolled
03/10/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB746ER)
03/10/2022Signed by Speaker
03/11/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB746ER)
03/11/2022Signed by President
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022Governor's recommendation received by House
04/27/2022Placed on Calendar
04/27/2022House concurred in Governor's recommendation BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
04/27/2022VOTE: Adoption (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/27/2022Reenrolled
04/27/2022Reenrolled bill text (HB746ER2)
04/27/2022Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/27/2022Signed by President as reenrolled
04/27/2022Enacted, Chapter 765 (effective 7/1/22)
04/27/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0765)

Comments

BillTheThrill writes:

Volunteer fd save taxpayers loads $$$

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