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HB1474PassDental hygiene; remote supervision. Eliminates the requirement that a dental hygienist providing dental hygiene services under remote supervision be employed by the supervising dentist; clarifies continuing education requirements for dental hygienist...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0410)
SB1586PassLocal and regional libraries; boards not mandatory. Provides an exemption for counties with a charter from having to create a managing library board appointed by the local governing body. This bill is identical to HB 1787.
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0408)
HB1687PassNonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles. Eliminates the requirement that nonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles have incurred damage that exceeds 90 percent of their cash value prior to such damage to meet the definition of nonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles....
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0342)
SB1230PassOpiate prescriptions; electronic prescriptions. Requires a prescription for any controlled substance containing an opiate to be issued as an electronic prescription and prohibits a pharmacist from dispensing a controlled substance that contains an op...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0429)
HB1517PassGeneral permit for sand management. Authorizes the Virginia Beach Wetlands Board to adopt a General Permit for Sand Management and Placement Profiles for properties in the Sandbridge Beach Subdivision of Virginia Beach and authorizes the Norfolk Wetl...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0338)
HB1838PassNeighborhood Assistance Act Tax Credit program; Board of Education. Requires any neighborhood organization submitting a proposal to the Superintendent of Public Instruction for an allocation of tax credits for the program year beginning July 1, 2017,...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0317)
HB1952PassDepartment of General Services; review of proposed acquisitions of real property; exceptions. Provides an exception to the requirement that before any agency of the state acquires real property, it must follow the guidelines adopted by the Department...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0348)
HB2072PassNursing home family councils; rights of family members. Provides that no family member of a resident of a nursing home or other resident representative shall be restricted from participating in meetings in the facility with the families or resident r...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0462)
SB1075PassVeterans Services Foundation; powers and duties; appointment of Executive Director; report. Requires the Veterans Services Foundation to provide an annual report on its funding levels and services to the General Assembly. The bill also (i) authorizes...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0505)
HB2306PassArlington County School Board; maximum salary of members. Removes the $25,000 cap on the salary of certain members of the Arlington County School Board, thereby permitting each member of such school board to be paid a salary in accordance with the ge...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0323)
HB2119PassPractice of laser hair removal. Limits the practice of laser hair removal to a properly trained person licensed to practice medicine or osteopathic medicine or licensed as a physician assistant or nurse practitioner or to a properly trained person un...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0390)
HB1858PassDepartment of Small Business and Supplier Diversity; certification of small, women-owned, and minority-owned businesses. Authorizes the Director of the Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity to adopt regulations that mandate certificatio...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0380)
HB1484PassBoard of Medicine to amend regulations governing licensure of occupational therapists to specify Type 1 continuous learning activities. Directs the Board of Medicine to amend regulations governing licensure of occupational therapists to provide that ...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0411)
HB1737PassPersonal jurisdiction over a person; domicile and residential requirements for suits for annulment, affirmance, or divorce; civilian employees and foreign service officers. Extends to all civilian employees of the United States, where current law app...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0480)
HB2453PassFlashing amber lights; amateur radio operators. Permits vehicles used or operated by federally licensed amateur radio operators participating in emergency communications drills on behalf of federal, state, or local authorities or providing communicat...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0326)
SB968PassHunting license; bear, deer, or turkey; electronic carry. Removes the requirement that a license to hunt bear, deer, or turkey be carried in paper form, allowing it to be carried by electronic or computerized means.
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0363)
SB982PassMotion picture production tax credit. Extends the sunset date of the motion picture production tax credit from January 1, 2019, to January 1, 2022. This bill is identical to HB 1665.
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0425)
SB1255PassCondominium Act; resale by purchaser; designation of authorized representative. Provides that unless expressly authorized by the Condominium Act or the condominium instruments or as otherwise provided by law, no unit owners' association may require t...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0406)
SB1511PassAdvance directives; mental health treatment; capacity determinations. Provides that in cases in which a person has executed an advance directive granting an agent the authority to consent to the person's admission to a facility for mental health trea...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0474)
HB2240PassCrime victim's right to nondisclosure of certain information; murder. Requires that written consent provided by the victim's next of kin to law enforcement is necessary, if the victim is a minor, before a law-enforcement agency may disclose any infor...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0500)
SB1390PassPurchase of cigarettes for resale; penalties. Creates a new requirement that purchasers of cigarettes for resale must apply for a special cigarette exemption certificate from the Department of Taxation in order to not be liable for the payment of sal...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0453)
HB1597PassLocal stormwater management utility; waiver of charges; stormwater retained on site. Requires any locality establishing a stormwater management utility to provide a full or partial waiver of charges for a person whose approved stormwater management p...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0375)
HB1600PassSanitary landfill; gas collection and control system. Directs the Department of Environmental Quality and the Region 2000 Services Authority (the Authority) to continue to reduce the odor issues at the landfill operated by the Authority in Campbell C...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0341)
SB852PassPet shops; procurement of dogs from unlicensed dealers. Prohibits any companion animal dealer who is not licensed or exempted from licensure by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) from selling any dog to a pet shop. The bill prohibits a pet sho...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0399)
HB1909PassReal property tax; nonjudicial sale of tax delinquent property. Permits the nonjudicial sale of unimproved real property valued at less than $5,000 if taxes are delinquent for at least three years. The bill also permits the nonjudicial sale of real p...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0437)
SB1019PassBoard of Accountancy. Amends provisions governing the regulation of certified public accountants (CPAs) by the Board of Accountancy, including (i) clarifying that CPAs are subject to the continuing professional education requirements without regard t...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0403)
SB1033PassNotification requirement; breach of payroll data. Requires employers and payroll service providers to notify the Office of the Attorney General without unreasonable delay after discovery of a breach of computerized employee payroll data that compromi...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0427)
HB1968PassVirginia Small Business Financing Authority; administration of Small Business Investment Grant Fund. Makes changes to the Small Business Investment Grant Fund to make it easier for investor applicants to qualify for grants and provide more benefits f...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0383)
HB1609PassNurse practitioner as expert witness; scope of activities. References the specific Code section outlining the scope of a nurse practitioner's activities in the context of the current provision that authorizes a nurse practitioner to testify as an exp...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0413)
SB1530PassPolicy of the Commonwealth regarding the employment of individuals with disabilities; responsibilities of state agencies; report. Provides that it is the policy of the Commonwealth to promote and increase the employment of individuals with disabiliti...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0371)
HB1811PassInitial hearings on a summons for unlawful detainer; amendments of amount requested on summons for unlawful detainer; immediate issuance of writs of possession in certain case judgments; written notice of satisfaction rendered in a court not of recor...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0481)
SB1169PassMinimum city population required to enforce certain ordinance violations. Decreases from 90,000 to 40,000 the minimum population of cities whose parking, stopping, and standing ordinances may provide that summonses and tickets for violations of such ...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0490)
SB1320PassAdmissions tax; Washington County. Authorizes Washington County to impose a tax on admissions to a multi-sports complex and entertainment venue that (i) is located on land that contains at least 250 acres and (ii) is in business on or before June 30,...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0450)
SB1431PassAdministrative Process Act; economic impact analysis; opportunity for comment by affected businesses or other entities. Requires the Department of Planning and Budget to revise and reissue its economic impact analysis within the time limits set forth...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0493)
SB1527PassVirginia Guaranteed Assistance Program; grants. Makes several changes to the Virginia Guaranteed Assistance Program, including adding requirements that (i) each student eligible for the Program receive a grant from the institution's appropriations fo...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0335)
SB1100PassNew Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program; reporting. Requires the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia to include in its annual report on the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program information on the wages of students who have...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0329)
HB2274PassCondominium Act; resale by purchaser; designation of authorized representative. Provides that unless expressly authorized by the Condominium Act or the condominium instruments or as otherwise provided by law, no unit owners' association may require t...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0393)
HB1610PassDrug Control Act; Schedule I. Adds certain chemical substances to Schedule I of the Drug Control Act. The Board of Pharmacy has added these substances to Schedule I in an expedited regulatory process. A substance added via this process is removed fro...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0414)
HB2342VetoPublic schools; regional charter school divisions. Authorizes the Board of Education (the Board) to establish regional charter school divisions consisting of at least two but not more than three existing school divisions in regions in which each unde...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
HB2300PassDepartment of Health; frequency of inspections. Provides that in cases in which inspections of emergency medical services agencies and vehicles, hospitals, hospices, home care organizations, restaurants, summer camps, campgrounds, and hotels are requ...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0465)
SB1021PassFailure to obey highway sign; driver stopped on highway shoulder to sleep or rest; prepayable offense. Provides that a violation of a highway sign where a driver has parked or stopped his vehicle on the shoulder of the highway in order to sleep or re...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0504)
HB2397PassCandidate petitions; signature requirements for candidates in certain towns. Requires petitions for candidates for the governing body or elected school board of towns to contain a minimum of (i) 125 signatures of qualified voters in towns with more t...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0355)
SB1538PassVirginia Public Procurement Act; SWaM program; participation of employment services organizations. Provides that contracts and subcontracts awarded to employment services organizations shall be credited toward the small business, women-owned, and min...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0407)
SB950PassNonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles. Eliminates the requirement that nonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles have incurred damage that exceeds 90 percent of their cash value prior to such damage to meet the definition of nonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles....
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0362)
HB2243PassLine of Duty Act. Clarifies provisions of the Line of Duty Act, including clarifying that suspension or reinstatement of health insurance benefits begins and ends at the beginning of a health insurance plan year rather than in the middle of a plan ye...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0439)
HB2137PassNorthern Virginia Transportation Authority; regional transportation plan. Requires the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (the Authority) to annually publish on its website any land use or transportation elements of a locality's comprehensive...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0351)
HB2425PassPolicy of the Commonwealth regarding the employment of individuals with disabilities; responsibilities of state agencies; report. Provides that it is the policy of the Commonwealth to promote and increase the employment of individuals with disabiliti...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0358)
HB2255PassState junior bear hunting license; fee. Creates a junior bear hunting license, separate from the combined big game hunting and junior hunting licenses, for any resident under the age of 16. The fee for such license is $5.50.
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0353)
HB2302PassBoard of Veterans Services; membership; duties. Removes requirements regarding specific areas of expertise for members appointed to the Board of Veterans Services (the Board) by the Governor. The bill also (i) extends the number of consecutive terms ...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0501)
HB2469PassZoning; delinquent charges. Provides that the local treasurer may give authorization in an instance where a land use applicant is required to first provide satisfactory evidence that various taxes or charges have been paid.
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0398)
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