Line of Duty Act; Virginia licensed health practitioners required to conduct medical reviews. (SB468)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Retirement System; Line of Duty Act; medical reviews to be conducted by Virginia practitioners. Provides 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 Virginia or a contiguous state. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2023. Read the Bill »


01/11/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Finance and Appropriations Committee


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100890D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/18/2022Impact statement from VRS (SB468)

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