Emergency management plans; victims' rights. (HB352)

Introduced By

Del. John A. Cox (R-Ashland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Emergency management plans; victims' rights.  Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services and the Virginia Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund to be the lead responding agencies for individuals determined to be victims during critical events and emergencies under emergency management plans developed by school boards, institutions of higher education, the Board of Health, the State Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board, the Department of Emergency Management, and political subdivisions. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103526D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/08/2012Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/09/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (4-Y 0-N)
02/10/2012Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Committee substitute printed 12104361D-H1
02/10/2012Incorporates HB380
02/12/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time
02/13/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104361D-H1
02/13/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB352H1
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/27/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Read third time
02/29/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB352ER)
03/05/2012Signed by Speaker
03/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB352ER)
03/07/2012Signed by President
03/30/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 418 (effective 7/1/12)
03/30/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0418)


This bill mentions Smyth, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Chincoteague.