H 72

  • Vermont House Bill
  • 2023-2024 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 16, 2024
  • Passed House May 10, 2024
  • Passed Senate Jun 17, 2024
  • Governor

An act relating to a harm-reduction criminal justice response to drug use

Abstract

Bill Sponsors (29)

Votes


Actions


Jun 17, 2024

House

Notice Calendar: Governor’s Veto

House

Delivered to Secretary of State on June 25, 2024

House

Senate Message: Governor's veto overridden

Senate

Rules suspended & messaged to House forthwith, on motion of Senator Baruth

Senate

Veto of Governor overridden on a roll call Yeas = 20, Nays = 9

Senate

Rules suspended on motion of Senator Westman

Senate

Motion by Senator Westman to suspend Rule 73 to allow reconsideration of previous vote taken

Senate

Motion disagreed to

Senate

Roll Call, requested by Senator Brock, Failed -- Needed 22 of 29 to Pass -- Yeas = 21, Nays = 8

Senate

Motion by Senator Westman to suspend Rule 73 to allow reconsideration of previous vote taken

Senate

Veto of the Governor sustained on a roll call Yeas = 19, Nays = 10

Senate

Rules suspended & taken up for immediate consideration, on motion of Senator Baruth

Senate

House message: Bill passed, the veto of the Governor notwithstanding

House

Rules suspended and bill messaged forthwith to the Senate as moved by Rep. McCoy of Poultney

House

Veto of the Governor overriden by a vote of Yeas = 104, Nays = 41

House

Roll Call Results Passed -- Needed 97 of 145 to Pass -- Yeas = 104, Nays = 41

House

Rules suspended and taken up for immediate consideration as moved by Rep. McCoy of Poultney

May 10, 2024

House

Delivered to the Governor on May 24, 2024

Senate

House message: Governor vetoed bill on May 30, 2024

House

Vetoed by the Governor on May 30, 2024

May 09, 2024

Senate

House message: House concurred in Senate proposal of amendment

May 07, 2024

House

Senate proposal of amendment concurred in

House

Action Calendar: Senate Proposal of Amendment

May 06, 2024

House

Rep. Wood of Waterbury moved to postpone action until 05/07/2024, which was agreed to

House

Action Calendar: Senate Proposal of Amendment

May 04, 2024

House

Notice Calendar: Senate Proposal of Amendment

House

Senate Message: Passed in concurrence with proposal of amendment

May 02, 2024

Senate

Read 3rd time & passed in concurrence with proposal of amendment

Senate

New Business/Third Reading

May 01, 2024

Senate

3rd reading ordered on roll call, requested by Senator Sears, Passed -- Needed 15 of 29 to Pass -- Yeas = 21, Nays = 8

Senate

Unfinished Business/Second Reading

Senate

Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare

Senate

Favorable report by Committee on Finance

Senate

Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Appropriations

Senate

Read 2nd time, reported favorably with proposal of amendment by Senator Lyons for Committee on Health and Welfare

Senate

Reported favorably by Senator Cummings for Committee on Finance

Senate

Reported favorably by Senator Lyons for Committee on Appropriations with proposal of amendment

Senate

Proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare amended as recommended by Committee on Appropriations

Senate

Senator Hashim, Baruth, Sears, and Vyhovsky proposal of amendment text

Senate

Proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare amended as moved by Senator(s) Hashim, Baruth, Sears, and Vyhovsky

Senate

Proposal of amendment by Senator(s) Chittenden; text

Senate

Proposal of amendment not agreed to

Senate

Proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare, as amended, agreed to

Senate

Roll Call, requested by Senator Lyons, Passed -- Needed 15 of 29 to Pass -- Yeas = 21, Nays = 8

Apr 30, 2024

Senate

Favorable report by Committee on Finance

Senate

Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare

Senate

New Business/Second Reading

Senate

Favorable report by Committee on Appropriations

Apr 26, 2024

Senate

Entered on Notice Calendar

Senate

Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Appropriations

Senate

Second Reading

Senate

Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare

Senate

Favorable report by Committee on Finance

Apr 23, 2024

Senate

Second Reading

Senate

Referred to Committee on Appropriations per Senate Rule 31

Senate

Favorable report by Committee on Finance

Senate

Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare

Senate

Entered on Notice Calendar

Apr 19, 2024

Senate

Entered on Notice Calendar

Senate

Referred to Committee on Finance per Senate Rule 31

Senate

Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Health and Welfare

Senate

Second Reading

Jan 16, 2024

Senate

Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Health and Welfare

Jan 11, 2024

House

Rep. Maguire of Rutland City moved to amend the bill, which was agreed to

House

Read third time and passed

House

Rep. Small of Winooski moved to amend the bill, which was agreed to

House

Action Calendar: Third Reading

Jan 10, 2024

House

Rep. Bluemle of Burlington recommended for the Committee on Appropriations

House

Rep. Small of Winooski reported for the Committee on Human Services

House

Read second time

House

Action Calendar: Favorable with Amendment

House

Report of Committee on Human Services, as amended, agreed to

House

Roll Call Results Passed -- Needed 66 of 131 to Pass -- Yeas = 96, Nays = 35

House

Rep. Wood of Waterbury demanded yeas and nays

House

Rep. Wood of Waterbury, Small of Winooski, Brumsted of Shelburne, Garofano of Essex, Gregoire of Fairfield, Hyman of South Burlington, McGill of Bridport, Noyes of Wolcott, Pajala of Londonderry, and Whitman of Bennington moved to amend the report of the Committee on Human Services, which was agreed to

House

Rep. Kornheiser of Brattleboro recommended for the Committee on Ways and Means

House

Third Reading ordered

Jan 09, 2024

House

Notice Calendar: Favorable with Amendment

May 09, 2023

House

Pending entry on Notice Calendar, referred to Committee on Appropriations per Rule 35(a)

May 08, 2023

House

Pending entry on Notice Calendar, referred to Committee on Ways and Means per Rule 35(a)

Mar 02, 2023

House

Rep. LaLonde of South Burlington moved that the Committee on Judiciary be relieved of the bill and that the same be committed to the Committee on Human Services, which was agreed to

Jan 19, 2023

House

Read first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
As Introduced PDF
As Passed By the House (Official) PDF
As Passed By the House (Unofficial) PDF
Senate Proposal of Amendment (Official) PDF
Senate Proposal of Amendment (Unofficial) PDF
As Passed by Both House and Senate (Official) PDF
As Passed by Both House and Senate (Unofficial) PDF
As Enacted PDF
Act Summary PDF

Related Documents

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Sources

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