VA HB1650 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB1650


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 10 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-27 - Continued to 2021 in General Laws and Technology (11-Y 2-N)
Pending: Senate General Laws and Technology Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity; Small Business Procurement Enhancement Program established; report. Establishes the Small Business Procurement Enhancement Program (the Program) with a statewide goal of 42 percent of small business utilization in all discretionary spending by state agencies in procurement orders, prime contracts, and subcontracts. In addition, the bill (i) provides for a small business set-aside for competition among all small businesses for state agency purchases of up to $100,000 for goods, nonprofessional services, and construction and up to $80,000 for professional services and (ii) establishes certification criteria for participation in the Program by business operations on the basis of the total number of employees or annual gross receipts, averaged over the previous three years.

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Small Business Procurement Enhancement Program; established, report.


Roll Calls

2020-02-27 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 in General Laws and Technology (11-Y 2-N) (Y: 11 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-11 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (55-Y 45-N) (Y: 55 N: 45 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-06 - House - House: Reported from General Laws (13-Y 8-N) (Y: 13 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-02-04 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 2-N) (Y: 6 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-02-27SenateContinued to 2021 in General Laws and Technology (11-Y 2-N)
2020-02-27SenateCommittee amendments
2020-02-12SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2020-02-12SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2020-02-11HouseVOTE: Passage (55-Y 45-N)
2020-02-11HouseRead third time and passed House (55-Y 45-N)
2020-02-10HouseRead second time and engrossed
2020-02-09HouseRead first time
2020-02-06HouseReported from General Laws (13-Y 8-N)
2020-02-04HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 2-N)
2020-01-22HouseAssigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
2020-01-16HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2020-01-16HousePresented and ordered printed 20105275D

Same As/Similar To

HB1650 (Carry Over) 2020-02-27 - Continued to 2021 in General Laws and Technology (11-Y 2-N)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
221604(n/a)See Bill Text
221605(n/a)See Bill Text
221618(n/a)See Bill Text
221623(n/a)See Bill Text
224310(n/a)See Bill Text
224310.3(n/a)See Bill Text
224343(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments