VA SB5014 | 2020 | 1st Special Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-1)
Status: Engrossed on September 15 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-09-17 - Referred to Committee on Public Safety
Pending: House Public Safety Committee
Hearing: Sep 21 in Virtual Meeting
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Minimum training standards for law-enforcement officers; crisis intervention team training. Requires all law-enforcement officers involved in a crisis intervention team program to complete a comprehensive advanced training course developed by the Department of Criminal Justice Services (the Department). The bill also directs the Department to develop modules of principles-based training to be included as part of compulsory minimum training standards subsequent to employment as a law-enforcement officer and as part of basic training and the recertification of law-enforcement officers.

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Law-enforcement officers; officers to complete crisis intervention training.


Roll Calls

2020-09-16 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-09-10 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-09-09 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-08-20 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Judiciary with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-09-17HouseReferred to Committee on Public Safety
2020-09-17HouseRead first time
2020-09-17HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-09-16SenateRead third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
2020-09-15SenateEngrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB5014S2
2020-09-15SenateCommittee substitute agreed to 20201152D-S2
2020-09-15SenateReading of substitute waived
2020-09-15SenateCommittee substitute rejected 20200867D-S1
2020-09-15SenateReading of substitute waived
2020-09-15SenateRead second time
2020-09-10SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2020-09-09SenateCommittee substitute printed 20201152D-S2
2020-09-09SenateIncorporates SB5113 (McDougle)
2020-09-09SenateReported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
2020-08-20SenateRereferred to Finance and Appropriations
2020-08-20SenateCommittee substitute printed 20200867D-S1
2020-08-20SenateReported from Judiciary with substitute (14-Y 0-N)
2020-08-07SenateReferred to Committee on the Judiciary
2020-08-07SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200045D

Same As/Similar To

SB5113 (Similar To) 2020-09-09 - Incorporated by Finance and Appropriations

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
91102(n/a)See Bill Text
91188(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments