Family First Prevention Services Act, federal; statutory alignment. (HB2014)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Sen. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Family First Prevention Services Act; statutory alignment. Aligns the Code of Virginia with the federal Family First Prevention Services Act of 2018. The bill contains an emergency clause for provisions of the bill relating to background checks for employees of, volunteers at, and contractors providing services to juveniles at children's residential facilities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2019Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 19101811D
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/09/19 19101811D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
01/14/2019Referred from Courts of Justice
01/14/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/18/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2014)
01/24/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/29/2019Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2019Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/01/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/01/2019Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: PASSAGE EMERGENCY (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/07/2019Rereferred from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2019Rereferred to Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/08/2019Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Read third time
02/12/2019Reading of amendments waived
02/12/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/12/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/12/2019Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Placed on Calendar
02/13/2019Senate amendments agreed to by House (93-Y 0-N)
02/13/2019VOTE: ADOPTION EMERGENCY (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2014ER)
02/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2014ER)
02/15/2019Signed by Speaker
02/15/2019Signed by President
02/19/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 25, 2019
02/19/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 19, 2019
02/19/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/08/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 282 (effective 3/8/19)
03/08/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0282)