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S.B. 53 Veteran's Definition Amendments

Bill Sponsor:

Sen. Knudson, Peter C.
Floor Sponsor:

Rep. Ray, Paul
  • Drafting Attorney: Esther Chelsea-McCarty
  • Fiscal Analyst: Steven M. Allred



  • Information
    • Last Action: 23 Mar 2016, Governor Signed
    • Last Location: Lieutenant Governor's office for filing
    • Effective Date: 10 May 2016
    • Session Law Chapter: 230
    • Committee Note: The Veterans and Military Affairs Commission recommended this bill.


Bill Status / Votes
• Senate Actions • House Actions • Fiscal Actions • Other Actions
DateActionLocationVote
12/21/2015 Bill Numbered but not DistributedLegislative Research and General Counsel
12/22/2015 Numbered Bill Publicly DistributedLegislative Research and General Counsel
12/22/2015 LFA/ bill sent to agencies for fiscal inputLegislative Research and General Counsel
1/5/2016 LFA/ fiscal note publicly availableLegislative Research and General Counsel
1/8/2016 Senate/ received bill from Legislative PrintingWaiting for Introduction in the Senate
1/25/2016 Senate/ 1st reading (Introduced)Senate Rules Committee
1/25/2016 Senate/ Rules to 2nd Reading CalendarSenate 2nd Reading Calendar
1/29/2016 (12:00:36 PM)Senate/ 2nd readingSenate 2nd Reading Calendar
1/29/2016 (12:02:45 PM)Senate/ floor amendment # 1Senate 2nd Reading CalendarVoice vote
1/29/2016 (12:04:43 PM)Senate/ passed 2nd readingSenate 3rd Reading Calendar24 0 5
2/1/2016 (11:14:17 AM)Senate/ 3rd readingSenate 3rd Reading Calendar
2/1/2016 (11:18:52 AM)Senate/ passed 3rd readingClerk of the House27 0 2
2/1/2016 (11:18:53 AM)Senate/ to HouseClerk of the House
2/1/2016 House/ received from SenateClerk of the House
2/2/2016 House/ 1st reading (Introduced)House Rules Committee
2/8/2016 House/ to standing committeeHouse Judiciary Committee
2/9/2016 House Comm - Favorable RecommendationHouse Judiciary Committee11 0 0
2/10/2016 (12:15:00 PM)House/ committee report favorableHouse Judiciary Committee
2/10/2016 (12:15:01 PM)House/ 2nd readingHouse 3rd Reading Calendar for Senate bills
2/11/2016 (11:27:47 AM)House/ 3rd readingHouse 3rd Reading Calendar for Senate bills
2/11/2016 (11:31:44 AM)House/ passed 3rd readingHouse Speaker69 0 6
2/11/2016 (11:31:45 AM)House/ signed by Speaker/ returned to SenateSenate President
2/11/2016 (11:31:46 AM)House/ to SenateSenate President
2/11/2016 Senate/ received from HouseSenate President
2/11/2016 Senate/ signed by President/ sent for enrollingLegislative Research and General Counsel / Enrolling
2/15/2016 Bill Received from Senate for EnrollingLegislative Research and General Counsel / Enrolling
3/2/2016 Draft of Enrolled Bill PreparedLegislative Research and General Counsel / Enrolling
3/16/2016 Enrolled Bill Returned to House or SenateSenate Secretary
3/16/2016 Senate/ enrolled bill to PrintingSenate Secretary
3/17/2016 Senate/ received enrolled bill from PrintingSenate Secretary
3/17/2016 Senate/ to GovernorExecutive Branch - Governor
3/23/2016 Governor SignedLieutenant Governor's office for filing