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(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th

Building Code; visitability standards for single-family homes. Adding  36-98.02. (Patron-Almand, HB 2528 (F); Puller, SB 1087 (F))
Deaf and Blind and Multi-Disabled at Hampton, School for; closure. Amending  2.2-2101, 22.1-16.1, 22.1-217.01, 22.1-281, 22.1-346 through 22.1-349, 23-14 and 30-34.5. (Patron-Landes, HB 2553 (F))
Disabilities, Board for People With; membership. Amending 51.5-31. (Patron-Bloxom, HB 1987 (Chapter 501))
Disability Commission; 2002 Annual Report of (HJR 34, 2000). (HD 28)
Disabled parking placards; issuance to persons with disabilities. Amending  46.2-1240 and 46.2-1241. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2504 (Chapter 992))
Driver’s license; designation of hearing or speech impairment. Amending  46.2-342. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 2745 (Chapter 335))
Handicapped accessible housing; study need for at state facilities for higher education. (Patron-Darner, HJR 565 (F))
Line of Duty Act; definition of disabled employee. Amending 9.1-400. (Patron-Norment, SB 516 (CD); Stolle, SB 814 (I) See SB759)
Line of Duty Act; eligibility for disability benefits. Amending 9.1-400 and 9.1-404. (Patron-Wampler, SB 759 (F))
Medicaid Buy-In Opportunity for Virginians with Disabilities; Report on (HJR 219 and SJR 128, 2002). (SD 8)
Medicaid Buy-In program; applicable to disabled persons. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1822 (Chapter 489))
Medicaid Buy-In program; applicable to disabled persons. Amending 32.1-325. (Patron-Van Landingham, HB 2105 (F); Puller, SB 868 (F))
Medical assistance services; coverage for certain preventive and rehabilitative services. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Christian, HB 1105 (CD); Christian, HB 2593 (F))
Neurotrauma Initiative Trust Fund; Report on ( 51.5-12.3 (C)(4) of Code of Virginia). (SD 5)
Nursing homes; use of electronic devices to detect abuse and neglect of elderly and disabled. Amending  32.1-127, 32.1-138 and 32.1-138.1. (Patron-Byrne, SB 922 (F))
Persons with disabilities; community services. Amending  51.5-23, 51.5-24 and 51.5-25. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 2101 (Chapter 503))
Persons with Disabilities, Action Plan to Strengthen Talents and Needs; Report on (HJR 218, 2002). (HD 15)
Protection and Advocacy, Office for; confirmation of appointments. Amending  51.5-39.2. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1569 (Chapter 236))
Real estate tax; increases amount of income for elderly or handicapped prior to imposition. Amending  58.1-3211. (Patron-Cole, HB 1583 (F))
Rehabilitative Services, Board of; merged with Rehabilitation Council. Amending  51.5-3, 51.5-4 and 51.5-5; adding 51.5-14.01; repealing  51.5-5.1, 51.5-6 and 51.5-9.01. (Patron-Athey, HB 1969 (Chapter 73); Martin, SB 957 (Chapter 57))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include United Cerebral Palsy of Southern and Central Virginia, Inc. Amending  58.1-609.7. (Patron-Tata, HB 689 (CD))
Special education; retention of counsel for resolving disputes involving services therefor. Amending  22.1-214. (Patron-Williams, SB 1223 (F))
Students with disabilities; collection of information regarding ratios of students with individualized education plans in school divisions to general student population. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 305 )
Telephonic reading services; created. Adding  56-484.7:5, 56-484.7:6 and 56-484.7:7. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2771 (F))
Tuition, in-state; waiver for children and spouses of law-enforcement officers, firefighters, etc., who are totally and permanently disabled. Amending  23-7.4:1. (Patron-Keister, HB 1229 (CD))
Visually impaired motorists; certain state agencies to report on continued operation of a motor vehicle. Amending  46.2-221. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 1461 (Chapter 301))
Wheel chairs; reflectors required. Adding  46.2-1088.2:1. (Patron-Bland, HB 2330 (F))
Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center; authorized to administer preadmission screening. Amending  32.1-330. (Patron-Landes, HB 1685 (Chapter 480))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04