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SENIOR CITIZENS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Absentee voting and ballot applications; allows person age 65 or older to vote absentee. Amending  24.2-700 and 24.2-701. (Patron-Reese, HB 1582 (F))
Absentee voting and ballot applications; allows person age 75 or older to vote absentee. Amending  24.2-700 and 24.2-701. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1104 (F))
Assisted Living and Extended Care Facilities for Senior Residents, Estimated Incidence of Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus in; Report of Division of Neurological Surgery at MCV/VCU (HJR 37, 2002). (HD 45)
Assisted living facilities; regulations and licensure requirements, report. Amending  2.2-703, 54.1-2503, 54.1-3005, 54.1-3007, 54.1-3100 through 54.1-3103, 54.1-3408, 63.2-1702, 63.2-1707, 63.2-1709, 63.2-1721, 63.2-1732, 63.2-1803 and 63.2-1805; adding  54.1-3041, 54.1-3042, 54.1-3043, 54.1-3103.1, 63.2-1709.1, 63.2-1709.2 and 63.2-1803.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2512 (Chapter 924); Hanger, SB 1183 (Chapter 610))
Assisted living facilities; requires administrators to be licensed. Amending  54.1-2503, 54.1-3100 through 54.1-3103, 63.2-1709 and 63.2-1803; adding  54.1-3103.1, 63.2-1709.1, 63.2-1709.2 and 63.2-1803.1. (Patron-Puller, SB 1187 (I) See SB1183)
Assisted living facilities; requires administrators to be licensed. Amending  54.1-2503, 54.1-3100 through 54.1-3103 and 63.2-1803; adding  54.1-3103.1. (Patron-BaCote, HB 2896 (I) See HB2512; Puller, SB 1185 (I) See SB1183)
Comprehensive plan; includes provisions for elderly and persons with disabilities. Amending  15.2-2223. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2407 (Chapter 466))
Congregate housing services pilot program for frail elderly individuals; created, report. Adding  2.2-721 and 2.2-722. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2124 (F))
Constitutional amendment; tax relief for persons age 65 or older (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article X. (Patron-Wagner, SJR 362 (F))
Emissions inspections; exempts certain vehicles owned by persons age 65 years old or older. Amending  46.2-1177. (Patron-Plum, HB 1406 (CD))
Income tax, state; credit for purchase of long-term care insurance. Adding  58.1-339.11. (Patron-Landes, HB 2600 (F))
Income tax, state; credit for purchase of long-term care insurance. Amending  58.1-322; adding  58.1-339.11. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1050 (CD); Landes, HB 1214 (CD); Lambert, SB 263 (CD))
Income tax, state; deduction for long-term care insurance premiums. Amending  58.1-322. (Patron-Reese, HB 1591 (F))
Income tax, state; deduction for taxpayers age 62 and older. Amending  58.1-322. (Patron-Frederick, HB 1533 (F))
Income tax, state and corporate; credit for employer provided long-term care insurance. Adding  58.1-439.12:1. (Patron-Landes, HB 2513 (F); Lambert, SB 1041 (F))
Long-term care; ensures coordinated, effective and efficient services to older adults. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2036 (Chapter 393))
Long-term care; preadmission screenings. Amending  32.1-330. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2104 (F))
Long-term care; Secretary of Health and Human Resources, etc. to develop public information campaign. Adding  2.2-213.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 2166 (Chapter 92))
Long-term care; Secretary of Health and Human Resources to study “no wrong door” approach therefor. (Patron-Rust, HJR 657 (P))
Long-Term Care Ombudsman Volunteer Training and Assistance Fund; created, fees. Amending  32.1-130; adding  2.2-707.1 and 63.2-1800.1. (Patron-Miller, SB 1213 (F))
Long-term care professionals recognition day; designating as second Wednesday in June, and each succeeding year thereafter. Adding 2.2-3311.1. (Patron-Howell, A.T., HB 1980 (Chapter 454))
Medical assistance services; eligibility for aged and disabled individuals. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 195 (CD); Reynolds, SB 702 (F))
Ombudsman; court to appoint to serve as an intermediary to protect interest of incapacitated seniors. Amending  2.2-703, 2.2-704, 2.2-705, 2.2-707, 37.1-134.13 and 37.1-134.14. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1050 (F))
Pharmaceutical assistance; maximizing benefits of Medicare discount card program for senior citizens. Amending  32.1-23.1. (Patron-Potts, SB 953 (Chapter 715))
Real estate tax; allows localities to increase amount of income on sliding scale for elderly or disabled. Amending  58.1-3211 and 58.1-3212. (Patron-Quayle, SB 1042 (F))
Real estate tax; alternative payment schedules for elderly and handicapped. Adding  58.1-3916.02. (Patron-Colgan, SB 645 (CD))
Real estate tax; deferral for certain elderly and handicapped persons. Amending  58.1-3211. (Patron-Deeds, SB 844 (Chapter 214); Cuccinelli, SB 851 (Chapter 215))
Tax relief; joint subcommittee to study homestead exemptions and alternatives for elderly and disabled. (Patron-Rapp, HJR 743 (F))
2005 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 06/23/05