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News & Legislation Updates

Vogel Joins Pitch for Legislation on Campus Assaults
December 12, 2014

WINCHESTER ó Concerned about the prevalence of rape on the nationís college campuses, 27th District state Sen. Jill Vogel, R-Upperville, has joined colleagues in proposing a couple of pieces of legislation in response.


Did You Know? Learn About Virginia 529 College Savings Plan
December 09, 2014

Give the gift of education this year by contributing to Virginia529 college savings accounts for your kids, grandkids or family friends. You may be eligible for a Virginia individual income tax deduction for contributions of up to $4,000 per account per year.


SENATOR JILL HOLTZMAN VOGEL JOINS SENATORS IN PROPOSING LEGISLATION TO ASSIST SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT ON VIRGINIA CAMPUSES
December 04, 2014

WINCHESTER, VA - Senator Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-27) is joining Senator Barbara Favola (D-31) and Senator Jennifer Wexton (D-33) in submitting legislation to assist victims of sexual assault in college campuses. The bill would require Virginia's Colleges and Universities to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a local Sexual Assault Crisis Center to ensure that campus survivors of sexual assault have immediate access to a confidential advocate who can provide a trauma informed response that includes an explanation of options for moving forward. Informed consent increases the likelihood that survivors will participate in reporting to law enforcement and will participate in the adjudication process.


Senator Vogel joins call for hearings on campus sexual violence
December 02, 2014

Senator Vogel joins call for hearings on campus sexual violence Senator Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Fauquier) today declared her support for a legislative hearing to examine the sexual assault reporting practices of Virginia's colleges and universities. Senator Vogel is the latest lawmaker to call for a legislative hearing, which was initially proposed by House Minority Leader David J. Toscano (D-Charlottesville), whose district includes the University of Virginia.


Legislative Update June 2014
June 30, 2014

The 2014 Senate session formally adjourned in March. However, immediately upon adjournment, the Senate convened a special session to address ongoing budget and Medicaid issues. The Legislature continued to meet throughout the Spring, including for the Veto session in April. We addressed an extraordinary number of complex matters this session, considering 2,888 bills and resolutions. A total of 1,647 bills passed both the House and the Senate. Of those bills, 57 were amended by the Governor and 10 were vetoed.


DMV to Implement Legislative Changes Effective July 1, 2014 Important Information for DMV Customers
June 13, 2014

As a result of 2014 General Assembly action, the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is advising customers of important new laws.