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Active Virginia Bills (Introduced, Engrossed, Enrolled, Passed)

BillSummaryAction
HB1500Budget Bill. Amends Chapter 780, 2016 Acts of Assembly.2017-03-17
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
HB1708Board of Education; standards of accreditation; industry certification credentials obtained by high school students. Requires the Board of Education (the Board) to consider for inclusion in the student outcome measures included in the Standards of Ac...2017-03-16
Governor's recommendation received by House
HB1829Teacher licensure; certification or training in emergency first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and the use of automated external defibrillators; hands-on practice. Specifies that the certification or training in emergency first aid, cardiopulmon...2017-03-16
Governor's recommendation received by House
SB1168Neighborhood Assistance Act Tax Credit program. Reorganizes the provisions of the Neighborhood Assistance Act Tax Credit program to set out separate sections for the portions of the program administered by the State Department of Social Services and ...2017-03-13
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
HB2000Sanctuary policies prohibited. Provides that no locality shall adopt any ordinance, procedure, or policy that restricts the enforcement of federal immigration laws.2017-03-13
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
SB1324Religious freedom; solemnization of marriage. Provides that no person shall be (i) required to participate in the solemnization of any marriage or (ii) subject to any penalty by the Commonwealth, or its political subdivisions or representatives or ag...2017-03-13
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
HB2033Landlord and tenant law; residential tenancies; landlord and tenant obligations and remedies. Provides that the Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (§ 55-248.2 et seq.) (the Act) shall apply to all residential tenancies; however, a landlord...2017-03-13
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
HB2386Collection of unpaid court fines, etc. Increases the grace period after which collection activity for unpaid court fines, costs, forfeitures, penalties, and restitution may be commenced from 30 days to 90 days after sentencing or judgment. The bill a...2017-03-13
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
SB1091Driver's license; marijuana possession. Revises the existing provision that a person loses his driver's license for six months when convicted of or placed on deferred disposition for a drug offense to provide that the provision does not apply to defe...2017-03-13
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
HB1852Carrying concealed handguns; protective orders. Authorizes any person 21 years of age or older who is not prohibited from purchasing, possessing, or transporting a firearm and is protected by an unexpired protective order to carry a concealed handgun...2017-03-13
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017

Top Virginia Sponsors

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Del. Jennifer Boysko [D]228Syndicate content
Del. Marcus Simon [D]203Syndicate content
Del. Kaye Kory [D]198Syndicate content
Del. Kenneth Plum [D]190Syndicate content
Del. Mark Cole [R]185Syndicate content
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Sen. Jennifer McClellan [D]129Syndicate content
Sen. Adam Ebbin [D]126Syndicate content
Sen. Scott Surovell [D]94Syndicate content
Sen. Mason Montgomery [D]92Syndicate content
Sen. Glen Sturtevant [R]90Syndicate content

Top Virginia Committees

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Courts of Justice147Syndicate content
Appropriations87Syndicate content
Privileges and Elections71Syndicate content
Finance62Syndicate content
Commerce and Labor54Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Finance44Syndicate content
Privileges and Elections21Syndicate content
Rules19Syndicate content
Education and Health19Syndicate content
Courts of Justice18Syndicate content

Most Viewed Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
HB1900Dogs running at large; civil penalty. Prohibits dog owners from allowing dogs to run at large on the property of another after the landowner has given notice to the dog owner to keep the dog off of the property. The bill provides for a civil penalty ...Bill Text
HB1668Sales and use tax exemption; legal tender coins. Exempts legal tender coins whose total transaction sales price exceeds $1,000 from sales and use tax and extends from January 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022, the same exemption for gold, silver, or platinum...Bill Text
SB1400Poker; definition of illegal gambling and charitable gaming; poker games authorized; regulation of poker tournaments. Provides that poker is a game of skill and therefore not illegal gambling. The bill also allows a qualified organization to conduct ...Bill Text
HB1432Carrying a switchblade knife; exception. Authorizes any person to carry a switchblade knife concealed when such knife is carried for the purpose of engaging in a lawful profession or lawful recreational activity the performance of which is aided by t...Bill Text
HB1408Student vision screenings. Requires (i) the principal of each public elementary school to cause the vision of students in kindergarten and grade two or grade three to be screened unless certain exceptions apply and (ii) the principal of each public m...Bill Text
SB1091Driver's license; marijuana possession. Revises the existing provision that a person loses his driver's license for six months when convicted of or placed on deferred disposition for a drug offense to provide that the provision does not apply to defe...Bill Text
SB1269Marijuana; decriminalization of simple marijuana possession. Decriminalizes simple marijuana possession and provides a civil penalty of no more than $100 for a first violation, $250 for a second violation, and $500 for a third or subsequent violation...Bill Text
SB1055Remaining at place of riot or unlawful assembly after warning to disperse; penalty. Increases from a Class 3 to a Class 1 misdemeanor the penalty for failure to leave the place of any riot or unlawful assembly after having been lawfully warned to dis...Bill Text
HB2025Religious freedom; solemnization of marriage. Provides that no person shall be (i) required to participate in the solemnization of any marriage or (ii) subject to any penalty by the Commonwealth, or its political subdivisions or representatives or ag...Bill Text
HR268Day of Tears. Recognizing January 22 as the Day of Tears in Virginia.Bill Text

Most Monitored Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
SB1269Marijuana; decriminalization of simple marijuana possession. Decriminalizes simple marijuana possession and provides a civil penalty of no more than $100 for a first violation, $250 for a second violation, and $500 for a third or subsequent violation...Bill Text
HB1906Marijuana; decriminalization of simple marijuana possession. Decriminalizes marijuana possession and provides a civil penalty of no more than $250 for a first violation and $1,000 for a second or subsequent violation. Under current law, a first offen...Bill Text
HB2264Department of Health; restrictions on expenditure of funds related to abortions and family planning services. Prohibits the Department of Health from spending any funds on an abortion that is not qualified for matching funds under the Medicaid progra...Bill Text
SB1516Public schools; dyslexia advisor. Requires one reading specialist employed by each local school board that employs a reading specialist to have training in the identification of and the appropriate interventions, accommodations, and teaching techniqu...Bill Text
HB1900Dogs running at large; civil penalty. Prohibits dog owners from allowing dogs to run at large on the property of another after the landowner has given notice to the dog owner to keep the dog off of the property. The bill provides for a civil penalty ...Bill Text
SB783Nondiscrimination in public employment. Prohibits discrimination in public employment on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, as defined in the bill. The bill also codifies for state and local government employment the current prohibit...Bill Text
HR268Day of Tears. Recognizing January 22 as the Day of Tears in Virginia.Bill Text
HB1432Carrying a switchblade knife; exception. Authorizes any person to carry a switchblade knife concealed when such knife is carried for the purpose of engaging in a lawful profession or lawful recreational activity the performance of which is aided by t...Bill Text
SB1400Poker; definition of illegal gambling and charitable gaming; poker games authorized; regulation of poker tournaments. Provides that poker is a game of skill and therefore not illegal gambling. The bill also allows a qualified organization to conduct ...Bill Text
HB2108Virginia Wireless Services Authority Act; rates and charges. Provides that a wireless services authority may fix rates, fees, and charges for services provided, or facilities owned, operated, or maintained by the authority, for which the authority ha...Bill Text

Virginia Sessions

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2017Regular Session3201975BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session32871768BrowseSearchDownload
20151st Special Session9783BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session30101464BrowseSearchDownload
20141st Special Session494453BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session28881637BrowseSearchDownload
20131st Special Session109108BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session28971510BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session28681597BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session29661595BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session29621596BrowseSearchDownload
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2008Regular Session33221648BrowseSearchDownload
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