Criminal Justice Services, Department of; powers and duties, training for law-enforcement personnel. (HB2250)

Introduced By

Del. A.C. Cordoza (R-Hampton) with support from co-patron Del. Bill Wiley (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Criminal Justice Services; powers and duties; training for law-enforcement personnel. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services, under the direction of the Criminal Justice Services Board, to establish training standards and publish a model policy for the identification of, communication with, and facilitation of the safe return of individuals diagnosed with dementia by law-enforcement personnel. Under current law, such training standards and model policies are focused solely on individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2023Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23102683D
01/11/2023Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/16/2023Impact statement from DPB (HB2250)
01/24/2023Assigned PS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/26/2023Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/27/2023Reported from Public Safety (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2023Read first time
02/01/2023Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2023Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/02/2023VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2023Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2023Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/20/2023Reported from Judiciary (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2023Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2023Read third time
02/22/2023Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2023Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2250ER)
03/08/2023Impact statement from DPB (HB2250ER)
03/08/2023Signed by Speaker
03/08/2023Signed by President
03/13/2023Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 13, 2023
03/13/2023G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 27, 2023
03/23/2023G Approved by Governor-Chapter 331 (effective 7/1/23)
03/23/2023G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0331)