Public guardian and conservator program; decennial review of staff-to-client ratios, report. (HB96)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public guardian and conservator program; decennial review of staff-to-client ratios; report. Directs the Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services (the Department) to decennially review the ideal range of staff-to-client ratios for local and regional public guardian and conservator programs in the Commonwealth and make recommendations as to whether the ratio should be revised to ensure that public guardians are able to meet their obligations to incapacitated persons. The bill requires the Department to report its findings and conclusions to the Governor and the General Assembly by December 1 of each year in which such review is performed and directs the Department to complete the first decennial review and submit its report by December 1, 2022. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100563D
01/06/2022Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB96)
01/18/2022Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/20/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
01/25/2022Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2022Read first time
01/28/2022Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/31/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2022Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/18/2022Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Read third time
02/22/2022Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB96ER)
02/25/2022Signed by Speaker
02/25/2022Signed by President
02/28/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB96ER)
03/09/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 9, 2022
03/09/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/08/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 272 (effective 7/1/22)
04/08/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0272)