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SENIOR CITIZENS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


E-911 telephone service; exempts persons age 65 and older from service tax. Amending  58.1-3813.1. (Patron-Cole, HB 371 (CD))
Income tax, state; credit for purchase of long-term care insurance. Adding  58.1-339.11. (Patron-Landes, HB 2555 (F))
Insurance Plan for Seniors (VIPS); created. Adding  32.1-366 through 32.1-370. (Patron-Purkey, HB 904 (CD); Purkey, HB 1469 (F))
Long-term care; recognizing problems affecting provision of services to citizens. (Patron-Martin, SJR 325 )
Long-term care insurance; to be made available to current and retired state employees. Amending  51.1-513.1. (Patron-Martin, SB 958 (F))
Nursing homes; use of electronic devices to detect abuse and neglect of elderly and disabled. Amending  32.1-127, 32.1-138 and 32.1-138.1. (Patron-Byrne, SB 922 (F))
Real estate tax; increases amount of income for elderly or handicapped prior to imposition. Amending  58.1-3211. (Patron-Cole, HB 1583 (F))
Senior Citizens Higher Education Act; eliminates income restriction for audit and noncredit participation. Amending  23-38.55. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 1868 (Chapter 700))
Senior Passport; established for admission to state parks for persons over age 62. Adding  10.1-202.2. (Patron-Newman, SB 489 (CD))
Trapping; lifetime license for senior citizens. Adding 29.1-309.2. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2419 (Chapter 145))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04