HJ 588 Study; Department of Fire Programs; report.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Reliable radio communications for emergency public safety personnel. Requests the Virginia Department of Fire Programs to study the feasibility of adopting requirements within the Commonwealth that will ensure that buildings are constructed and equipped in such a way that will permit emergency public safety personnel to utilize effective and reliable radio communications while they are within buildings. The Department of Fire Programs shall complete its work by December 1, 2003, and shall submit an executive summary and report of its written findings and recommendations to the Governor and the 2004 Session of the General Assembly.

Full text:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/06/03 036703660  pdf
01/29/03  House: Committee substitute printed 035233660-H1  pdf
02/22/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ588ER)  pdf

Status:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/06/03 036703660
01/08/03  House: Referred to Committee on Rules
01/28/03  House: Reported from Rules with substitute (17-Y 0-N)
01/29/03  House: Committee substitute printed 035233660-H1
01/30/03  House: Taken up
01/30/03  House: Committee substitute agreed to 035233660-H1
01/30/03  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute 035233660-H1
01/30/03  House: Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/30/03  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
01/30/03  House: Communicated to Senate
02/03/03  Senate: Reading waived
02/03/03  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rules
02/10/03  Senate: Reported from Rules by voice vote
02/12/03  Senate: Rules suspended (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/03  Senate: VOTE: SUSPEND THE RULES R (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/03  Senate: Reading waived, passed by for the day
02/13/03  Senate: Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/22/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ588ER)