VA SB1145 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on March 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-05 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0218)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Virginia Initiative for Employment Not Welfare (VIEW); transitional child care. Allows VIEW participants whose Temporary Assistance for Needy Families financial assistance is terminated to receive child care assistance for up to 12 months after termination if the individual is enrolled in an accredited public institution of higher education or other postsecondary school licensed or certified by the Board of Education or the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia and is taking courses as part of a curriculum that leads to a postsecondary credential, such as a degree or an industry-recognized credential, certification, or license. Under current law, such child care assistance is only available if it enables the individual to work. This bill is identical to HB 1871.

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Virginia Initiative for Employment Not Welfare (VIEW); transitional child care.


Roll Calls

2019-02-13 - House - House: VOTE: PASSAGE (85-Y 12-N) (Y: 85 N: 12 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-12 - House - House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-01 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N 1-A) (Y: 38 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-01-30 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-01-29 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (Y: 16 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-01-25 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 1-N 1-A) (Y: 12 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-03-05 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0218)
2019-03-05 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 218 (effective 7/1/19)
2019-02-20 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
2019-02-20SenateEnrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 20, 2019
2019-02-19SenateSigned by President
2019-02-18HouseSigned by Speaker
2019-02-18SenateBill text as passed Senate and House (SB1145ER)
2019-02-13HouseVOTE: PASSAGE (85-Y 12-N)
2019-02-13HousePassed House (85-Y 12-N)
2019-02-13HouseRead third time
2019-02-12HouseRead second time
2019-02-12HouseReported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
2019-02-06HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2019-02-06HouseRead first time
2019-02-06HousePlaced on Calendar
2019-02-01SenateRead third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N 1-A)
2019-01-31SenateRead second time and engrossed
2019-01-30SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2019-01-29SenateReported from Finance (16-Y 0-N)
2019-01-25SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-01-25SenateReported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 1-N 1-A)
2018-12-31SenateReferred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
2018-12-31SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101901D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
632611(n/a)See Bill Text

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