VA HB287 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 2 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-02 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0038)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Department of Social Services; central registry; retention of records. Extends from one year to three years the period of time for which the Department of Social Services must retain records of unfounded investigations of child abuse or neglect before purging.

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Central registry; retention of records.


Roll Calls

2020-02-18 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-17 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-14 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-07 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (Y: 99 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-04 - House - House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-30 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N) (Y: 6 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-02 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0038)
2020-03-02 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 38 (effective 7/1/20)
2020-02-25 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 3, 2020
2020-02-25HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 25, 2020
2020-02-21SenateSigned by President
2020-02-20HouseSigned by Speaker
2020-02-20HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB287ER)
2020-02-18SenatePassed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
2020-02-18SenateRead third time
2020-02-17SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2020-02-14SenateReported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N)
2020-02-10SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2020-02-10SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2020-02-07HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N)
2020-02-07HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
2020-02-06HouseRead second time and engrossed
2020-02-05HouseRead first time
2020-02-04HouseReported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
2020-01-30HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
2020-01-14HouseAssigned HWI sub: Social Services
2019-12-30HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2019-12-30HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100917D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
6321514(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments