HB 2148 Veterans Services Foundation; powers and duties, appointment of Executive Director, report.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Veterans Services Foundation; powers and duties; appointment of Executive Director; report. Requires the Veterans Services Foundation to provide an annual report on its funding levels and services to the General Assembly. The bill also (i) authorizes the board of trustees of the Foundation to appoint an Executive Director, (ii) clarifies that the Foundation may make direct requests for appropriations from the General Assembly, (iii) clarifies that only the unrestricted portion of the Veterans Services Fund may be used for Foundation expenses, (iv) requires the Department of Veterans Services to provide qualified finance and development personnel to perform the duties of the treasurer and secretary of the Foundation, and (iv) provides that expenditures and disbursements from the Fund shall be made upon written authorization of the Executive Director with the approval of the board of trustees. The bill requires that allocations and expenditures of donated restricted funds be in accordance with cited provisions of the Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act relating to the standard of conduct in managing and investing institutional funds.

Full text:
01/11/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101126D  pdf | impact statement
03/07/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2148ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/16/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0622)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/11/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101126D
01/11/17  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/17  House: Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/19/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 2-N)
01/24/17  House: Reported from General Laws (15-Y 7-N)
01/26/17  House: Read first time
01/27/17  House: Read second time and engrossed
01/30/17  House: Read third time and passed House (66-Y 30-N)
01/30/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (66-Y 30-N)
01/31/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/13/17  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/16/17  Senate: Reported from Finance (13-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  Senate: Read third time
02/21/17  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/21/17  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/21/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  Senate: Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/22/17  House: Senate amendments agreed to by House (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N)
03/07/17  House: Enrolled
03/07/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2148ER)
03/07/17  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/17  Senate: Signed by President
03/13/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/16/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 622 (effective 7/1/17)
03/16/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0622)