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SJR411EngrossCelebrating the life of Carroll Schumann Savage.
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2017-02-17
Laid on Speaker's table
SB1315EngrossFoster care; possession of firearm. Requires that possession of any firearms or other weapons in a foster home comply with federal and state laws and that the individual providing foster care services store all firearms, other weapons, and ammunition...
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2017-02-17
Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (11-Y 10-N)
HR393EngrossCelebrating the life of Thomas Walter Caldroney, M.D.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House
HJR970EngrossCelebrating the life of William G. O'Brien.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House
HB1616EngrossFelony homicide; certain drug offenses; penalty. Provides that a person is guilty of felony homicide, which constitutes second degree murder and is punishable by confinement of not less than five nor more than 40 years, if the underlying felonious ac...
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2017-02-17
Passed by for the day
HJR936EngrossCommending Judy A. Brannock.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House by voice vote
HB1566EngrossProfessions and occupations; regulatory boards. Establishes a statewide policy for the regulation of professions and occupations specifying criteria for government regulation with the objective of increasing opportunities, promoting competition, enco...
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate with amendments (21-Y 19-N)
HB1994EngrossBoard of zoning appeals. Clarifies that provisions that currently state that appeal costs may not be awarded against the locality unless it appears to the court that the locality acted in bad faith also apply to the governing body.
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
HB2269EngrossState Police motor vehicle safety inspection data. State Police motor vehicle safety inspection data. Authorizes the Superintendent of State Police to provide, upon request, verification of the inspection status of a vehicle and to charge a reasonabl...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
SJR400EngrossCommending the Westfield High School boys' basketball team.
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2017-02-17
Laid on Speaker's table
SB1023EngrossConcealed handgun permits; sharing of information. Prohibits sharing of information regarding Virginia concealed handgun permits in the Virginia Criminal Information Network with law enforcement in states that do not recognize a Virginia concealed ha...
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2017-02-17
Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (16-Y 6-N)
HB2429EngrossPurchase, possession, or transportation of firearms; petition to restore right. Provides that any person who is not a resident of the Commonwealth and who is prohibited from purchasing, possessing, or transporting any firearm in the Commonwealth due ...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HJR973EngrossCommending Jennifer Burgin.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House by voice vote
HB2101EngrossHealth care providers; data collection. Defines "charity care" and "bad debt" as used in the context of certificate of public need, establishes a uniform framework for determining the value of charity care provided, and requires health care providers...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HB1579EngrossTransportation order for defendant held in correctional facility. Requires the court or clerk, upon request of the attorney for the Commonwealth, to issue a transportation order for a defendant to be brought to court from a correctional facility.
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
SB1202EngrossCommercial Space Flight Authority. Requires the Executive Director of the Commercial Space Flight Authority (the Authority) to develop and present to the Authority's board of directors (the Board) every four years a six-year strategic plan for its ad...
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2017-02-17
House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 1-N)
SJR407EngrossCommending the Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.
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2017-02-17
Laid on Speaker's table
HB1941EngrossImmunity of persons; defamation; statements regarding matters of public concern communicated to a third party; statements made at a public hearing. Adds defamation to the causes of action from which a citizen shall be immune when making statements (i...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HB1912EngrossAbsentee voting; eligibility of persons granted protective order. Entitles a person to vote absentee if the person has been granted a protective order issued by or under the authority of any court of competent jurisdiction.
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
HB2191EngrossSchool boards; procedures; sexually explicit instructional materials or related academic activities. Requires each school board's procedures for handling challenged controversial instructional materials to include procedures for (i) annually notifyin...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HB1944EngrossDepartment of Medical Assistance Services and the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; certain regulations. Requires the Department of Planning and Budget to revise and reissue its economic impact analysis on proposed regulatio...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HB2174EngrossSchool boards; pupil/teacher ratios; public report. Requires each school board to annually report to the public the actual pupil/teacher ratios in middle school and high school.
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
SJR362EngrossCommending the Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind goalball team.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House by voice vote
HB1946EngrossOffice of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman. Amends Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman. Amends provisions related to the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman (the Office) and its access to and handling of certain information and re...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HJR927EngrossCommending the Richmond Ambulance Authority.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House by voice vote
SB932EngrossConveyance of utility easements; transportation. Exempts from the public hearing requirement prior to disposal of real property by a locality the conveyance of utility easements related to transportation projects. This bill incorporates SB 1259.
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2017-02-17
Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N)
HB1590EngrossDuty of care to law-enforcement officers and firefighters; fireman's rule. Provides that the common-law doctrine known as the fireman's rule, as described in the bill, shall not be a defense to certain claims. The fireman's rule is based on assumptio...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
SB1535EngrossReal Estate Appraiser Board; evaluations. Allows a licensed residential real estate appraiser, certified residential real estate appraiser, or certified general real estate appraiser to provide an evaluation of real estate or real property in connect...
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2017-02-17
VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
SB866EngrossBoating safety course; database listing operators who have passed course. Directs the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (the Department) to create a database listing the name and date of birth of every person who has at any time passed an appro...
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2017-02-17
VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 13-N)
HB1570EngrossLocal industrial development authority; Louisa County airports. Authorizes Louisa County, by ordinance, to empower a local industrial development authority to acquire, own, operate, and regulate the use of airports and related facilities. The bill au...
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
HB2258EngrossDepartment of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; report on activities related to suicide prevention. Directs the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to report to the Governor and the General Assembly on its activitie...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
SB1196EngrossJames River State Scenic River designation. Designates a 10.2-mile section of the James River from the Rockbridge-Botetourt County line to the Rockbridge-Amherst-Bedford County line a component of the Virginia Scenic Rivers System. The bill also prov...
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2017-02-17
VOTE: PASSAGE (85-Y 14-N)
HJR915EngrossCelebrating the life of Roger Dirk Vanderhye.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House
SB1136EngrossMoney transmitters; investments. Permits the aggregate dollar amount of the outstanding stored value products of a licensed money transmitter to be calculated in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. Such licensees are required to...
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2017-02-17
VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
HJR917EngrossCommending Marion Thomas White, Jr.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House by voice vote
SB868EngrossState Board of Social Services; complaints of child abuse or neglect where child is under the age of two. Requires the State Board of Social Services to promulgate regulations that require local departments of social services to respond to valid repo...
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2017-02-17
Read second time
HB2336EngrossReport of law-enforcement officer involved in accident. Provides that any law-enforcement officer who is listed as a driver in a motor vehicle accident report submitted to the Department of Motor Vehicles will not have the accident listed on his driv...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HB1485EngrossSex offenses prohibiting proximity to children; penalty. Includes in the list of certain sex offenses that prohibit a person convicted of such offenses from being or residing in proximity to schools and certain other property where children congregat...
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate with substitute with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
HR396EngrossCommending Stone Bridge High School DECA.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House by voice vote
HB2016EngrossElectric personal delivery devices. Allows for the operation of electric personal delivery devices on the sidewalks and shared-use paths and across roadways on crosswalks in the Commonwealth unless otherwise prohibited by a locality. The bill directs...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HB2168EngrossVirginia Coal Train Heritage Authority. Creates the Virginia Coal Train Heritage Authority (the Authority) with rights and powers to be exercised by a 25-member board, which will consist of three representatives from the governing body of each of the...
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate with amendment (33-Y 7-N)
HB1820EngrossReal property tax; board of equalization in certain counties. Requires that the board of equalization of real estate assessments in any county having the county manager plan of government (Arlington County) be composed of an odd number of not less th...
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
HJR943EngrossCelebrating the life of Ashleigh Nicole Langbein.
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2017-02-17
Agreed to by House
HB2095EngrossRegistration of peer recovery specialists and qualified mental health professionals. Authorizes the registration of peer recovery specialists and qualified mental health professionals by the Board of Counseling. The bill defines "qualified mental hea...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
HB2404EngrossAdvisory Council on Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections (PANDAS) and Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS). Creates the Advisory Council on Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Di...
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2017-02-17
Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
SB997EngrossPublic schools; student discipline. Prohibits students in preschool through grade three from being suspended for more than ten days or expelled except for drug offenses, firearm offenses, certain criminal acts, or if the underlying conduct involves o...
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2017-02-17
Passed by for the day
HB2152EngrossCharter; City of Hopewell; water renewal commission. Changes the membership of the Hopewell Water Renewal Commission (the Commission) from a total of eight members appointed by the city council, five of whom are nominees of five manufacturers, to up ...
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
SB1005EngrossCommunity services boards and behavioral health authorities; services to be provided. Provides that the core of services provided by community services boards and behavioral health authorities shall include, effective July 1, 2018, (i) same-day acces...
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2017-02-17
VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
HB1697EngrossExtension of approvals to address housing crisis. Extends the sunset date for several measures related to various land use approvals from July 1, 2017, to July 1, 2020. The bill also expands the scope of such measures that will be subject to the exte...
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2017-02-17
Passed Senate with amendments (37-Y 3-N)
SB1591EngrossEconomic Development Access Program; bonded projects. Imposes a 36-month moratorium on the repayment of funds allocated to a locality for a bonded project pursuant to the Economic Development Access Program, provided that the conditions of the Common...
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2017-02-17
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