VA SB585 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-17 - Rereferred to Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Guardianship; supported decision making. Creates the Guardianship; supported decision making. Creates the Supported Decision-Making Act, which allows an adult with an intellectual or developmental disability to enter into an agreement with another person, called a "supporter," for the purposes of having the supporter assist the adult in making decisions to manage his affairs, giving adults who need assistance a less restrictive means of receiving

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Guardianship; supported decision making.


Roll Calls

2020-01-17 - Senate - Senate: Rereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N) (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-01-17SenateRereferred to Judiciary
2020-01-17SenateRereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N)
2020-01-07SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2020-01-07SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103126D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
22123(n/a)See Bill Text
3721200(n/a)See Bill Text
3721207(n/a)See Bill Text
6422000(n/a)See Bill Text
6422003(n/a)See Bill Text
6422007(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments