HB 1998 Secure and Resilient Commonwealth Panel; revises membership and duties, report.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Secure Commonwealth Panel; membership and duties. Revises the membership of the Secure Commonwealth Panel, renamed the Secure and Resilient Commonwealth Panel, and requires the Panel to create an Emergency Management Awareness Group consisting of the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security, the Lieutenant Governor, the Attorney General, the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia, and the Chairmen of the House Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety and the Senate Committee on General Laws and Technology. The bill requires the Group to meet during a state of emergency to review critical information concerning such situation to facilitate communication between the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of state government. The bill dissolves the Virginia Emergency Response Council and transfers its duties to the Panel. The bill contains technical amendments.

Full text:
01/10/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102169D  pdf
01/27/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104839D-H1  pdf
01/31/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17104839D-EH1  pdf
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1998ER)  pdf
03/16/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0512)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/10/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102169D
01/10/17  House: Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/17/17  House: Assigned MPPS sub: #2
01/27/17  House: Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
01/27/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104839D-H1
01/30/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Read second time
01/31/17  House: Committee substitute agreed to 17104839D-H1
01/31/17  House: Amendments by Delegate Lingamfelter agreed to
01/31/17  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendments HB1998EH1
01/31/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17104839D-EH1
02/01/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/13/17  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (14-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Read third time
02/16/17  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/16/17  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/16/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/16/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/20/17  House: Senate amendments agreed to by House (93-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  House: Enrolled
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1998ER)
02/23/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/24/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/16/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 512 (effective 7/1/17)
03/16/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0512)