VA HB2056 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-01-31 - Stricken from docket by General Laws (21-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Professions and occupations; proof of identity. Replaces the requirement for proof of citizenship to obtain a license, certificate, registration, or other authorization issued by the Commonwealth to engage in a business, trade, profession, or occupation, except for an application with the Department of Health Professions, with a requirement to provide proof of identity that includes a government-issued identification card or driver's license, or other photo identification, along with documentation of the applicant's current address. Under current law, an application must include either a social security number or a control number issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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Professions and occupations; proof of identity to obtain a license, etc.


Roll Calls

2023-01-31 - House - House: Stricken from docket by General Laws (21-Y 0-N) (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-01-26 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (7-Y 0-N) (Y: 7 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-01-31HouseStricken from docket by General Laws (21-Y 0-N)
2023-01-26HouseSubcommittee recommends striking from docket (7-Y 0-N)
2023-01-23HouseAssigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
2023-01-10HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2023-01-10HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23103080D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
541116(n/a)See Bill Text
6321937(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments