Public Safety


Knight (Chairman), Peace, Garrett, Rush, Austin, McQuinn, Tyler, Krizek, Jones, S.C.

NOTE:  Committee Chairmen Serve as ex Officio Members of House Subcommittees


The Legislative Fiscal Analysts that staffs this subcommittee is David Reynolds..

2019 Session Meetings

During session, this subcommittee usually meets on Thursday at 4:00 PM. Unless otherwise noted, this subcommittee meets in Room 300-A on the 3rd floor of the Pocahontas Building.  Please be advised that all agendas, meeting dates, times and locations are subject to change with out notice

Please note that the current weekly meeting schedule is posted on the Home page for easy reference. All meeting agendas and presentations, if available in electronic format, will be posted to the individual subcommittee pages as soon as possible.

Thursday, February 14, 2019


Thursday, February 7, 2019

  • Public Safety Subcommittee


Friday, February 1, 2019

  • Public Safety Subcommittee 
    - Immediately upon adjournment of the Transportation


Thursday, January 31, 2019

Thursday, January 24, 2019


Thursday, January 17, 2019


Thursday, January 10, 2019

  • Public Safety Subcommittee - 4:00 PM - Room 300-A
    • Agenda
    • Overview of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority and Proposed Budget
    • Overview of Budget Proposals for the Department of Forensic Science
    • Overview of Proposed Budget Items for the Department of Veterans Services


Purview of the Subcommittee

Public Safety & Homeland Security

  • Secretary of Public Safety & Homeland Security
  • Commonwealth’s Attorneys’ Services & Council
  • Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
  • Department of Corrections
  • Department of Criminal Justice Services
  • Department of Emergency Management
  • Department of Fire Programs
  • Department of Forensic Science
  • Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Department of Military Affairs
  • Department of State Police
  • Virginia Parole Board


  • Virginia Information Technologies Agency

Veterans and Defense Affairs

  • Department of Veterans’Services
  • Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs