SB 1075 Veterans Services Foundation; powers and duties, appointment of an Executive Director, report.
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Summary as passed Senate: (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 and exercise personnel authority over the position, (ii) clarifies that the Foundation may make direct request 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:
01/06/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100958D  pdf | impact statement
01/30/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104947D-S1  pdf | impact statement
02/06/17  Senate: Floor substitute printed 17105228D-S2 (Ruff)  pdf | impact statement
02/24/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1075ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0505)  pdf

Status:
01/06/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100958D
01/06/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/30/17  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
01/30/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104947D-S1
01/30/17  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/02/17  Senate: Reported from Finance (13-Y 3-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/06/17  Senate: Read second time
02/06/17  Senate: Committee substitute rejected 17104947D-S1
02/06/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/06/17  Senate: Floor substitute printed 17105228D-S2 (Ruff)
02/06/17  Senate: Substitute by Senator Ruff agreed to 17105228D-S2
02/06/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1075S2
02/07/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/09/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/09/17  House: Read first time
02/09/17  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/17  House: Reported from General Laws (12-Y 7-N)
02/20/17  House: Read second time
02/21/17  House: Read third time
02/21/17  House: Passed House (93-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/21/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/24/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/24/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1075ER)
02/24/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/24/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/28/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 505 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0505)