VA HB2207 | 2015 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 6-1)
Status: Passed on March 17 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-03-17 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0239)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Broadband Advisory Council; membership. Increases from 11 to 14 the membership of the Broadband Advisory Council (the Council) by (i) adding one member of the House of Delegates and one member of the Senate; (ii) removing one nonlegislative citizen member and requiring one of the Council's four nonlegislative citizen members, who shall be appointed by the Governor, to be a representative of the Wireless Internet Service Providers Association; and (iii) adding the executive director of the Center for Rural Virginia and the Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry as ex officio members. The bill also directs the Division of Legislative Services to provide additional staff support to legislative members serving on the Council. The bill contains technical amendments.

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Broadband Advisory Council; increases membership.


Roll Calls

2015-02-19 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-02-18 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-02-16 - Senate - Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-02-02 - House - House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (Y: 101 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-01-27 - House - House: Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-01-22 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N) (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2015-03-17 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0239)
2015-03-17 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 239 (effective 7/1/15)
2015-02-26 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
2015-02-26HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/26/15
2015-02-26SenateSigned by President
2015-02-25HouseSigned by Speaker
2015-02-24HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB2207ER)
2015-02-19SenatePassed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
2015-02-19SenateRead third time
2015-02-18SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
2015-02-16SenateReported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
2015-02-03SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2015-02-03SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2015-02-02HouseVOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
2015-02-02HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
2015-01-30HouseEngrossed by House - committee substitute HB2207H1
2015-01-30HouseCommittee substitute agreed to 15104243D-H1
2015-01-30HouseRead second time
2015-01-29HouseRead first time
2015-01-27HouseCommittee substitute printed 15104243D-H1
2015-01-27HouseReported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
2015-01-22HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
2015-01-20HouseAssigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
2015-01-15HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2015-01-15HousePresented and ordered printed 15103601D

Code Citations

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222699.3(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments 750