Public Safety


Knight (Chairman), Peace, Garrett, Rush, Head, 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..

2018 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, March 1, 2018


hursday, February 22, 2018

  • Public Safety Subcommittee - CANCELLED


Thursday, February 15, 2018

  • Public Safety Subcommittee - CANCELLED


Friday, February 9, 2018


Thursday, February 8, 2018


Thursday, February 1, 2018


Thursday, January 25, 2018


Thursday, January 18, 2018


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