SB 497 Virginia Retirement System; local government and school board employees, contributions.
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Summary as enacted with Governor's Recommendation: (all summaries)

Virginia Retirement System employee contributions; local employees; school board employees.  Requires that persons employed by local government or school board employers be required to pay the five percent employee contribution to the Virginia Retirement System. Employers would be authorized to phase in the five percent contribution over a maximum of five years, and would be required to provide employees with a raise to offset the employee contributions.

Full text:
01/11/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103399D  pdf | impact statement
02/09/12  Senate: Committee substitute printed 12105343D-S1  pdf | impact statement
02/14/12  Senate: Printed as engrossed 12105343D-ES1  pdf | impact statement
02/29/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105702D-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/15/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House reprinted (SB497ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/15/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB497ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/18/12  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB497ER2)  pdf
04/18/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0822)  pdf

Senate amendments
Conference amendments
Governor's recommendation

01/11/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103399D
01/11/12  Senate: Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/12  Senate: Reported from Finance with substitute (13-Y 1-N)
02/09/12  Senate: Committee substitute printed 12105343D-S1
02/13/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/12  Senate: Read second time
02/14/12  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/14/12  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 12105343D-S1
02/14/12  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/14/12  Senate: Amendments by Senator Watkins agreed to
02/14/12  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendments SB497ES1
02/14/12  Senate: Printed as engrossed 12105343D-ES1
02/14/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 2-N)
02/14/12  Senate: Passed Senate (29-Y 11-N)
02/16/12  House: Placed on Calendar
02/16/12  House: Read first time
02/16/12  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/17/12  House: Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
02/28/12  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/29/12  House: Reported from Appropriations with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/29/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105702D-H1
03/02/12  House: Read second time
03/05/12  House: Read third time
03/05/12  House: Committee substitute agreed to 12105702D-H1
03/05/12  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB497H1
03/05/12  House: Passed House with substitute (62-Y 35-N)
03/05/12  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (62-Y 35-N)
03/06/12  Senate: House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 39-N)
03/07/12  House: House insisted on substitute
03/07/12  House: House requested conference committee
03/08/12  Senate: Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/12  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/08/12  Senate: Senators: Watkins, Wagner, Howell
03/08/12  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/08/12  House: Delegates: Howell, W.J., Jones, Joannou
03/10/12  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (34-Y 6-N)
03/10/12  House: Conference report agreed to by House (55-Y 38-N)
03/10/12  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (55-Y 38-N)
03/15/12  Senate: Enrolled
03/15/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House reprinted (SB497ER)
03/15/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB497ER)
03/15/12  House: Signed by Speaker
03/17/12  Senate: Signed by President
04/09/12  Senate: Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/17/12  Senate: Placed on Calendar
04/18/12  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (33-Y 6-N)
04/18/12  House: House concurred in Governor's recommendation (64-Y 26-N)
04/18/12  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (64-Y 26-N)
04/18/12  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/18/12  Senate: Reenrolled
04/18/12  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB497ER2)
04/18/12  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/18/12  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/18/12  House: Enacted, Chapter 822 (effective 7/1/12)
04/18/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0822)