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HB2014EnrollBoard of Education; biennial review of the standards of quality; odd-numbered years. Changes from even-numbered years to odd-numbered years the biennial review of the standards of quality that is required of the Board of Education.
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2017-02-25
VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N)
HB2201EnrollFailure to drive on right side of highways or observe traffic lanes; penalties. Increases the fine for failing to drive on the right side of highways or failing to observe traffic lanes from no more than $250 to $250 per violation.
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2017-02-25
VOTE: ADOPTION (89-Y 8-N)
HB1760EnrollElectric utilities; costs of pumped hydroelectricity generation and storage facilities. Authorizes an investor-owned electric utility to petition the State Corporation Commission for approval of a rate adjustment clause for recovery of the costs of o...
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2017-02-24
Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
HB2269EnrollState 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2269ER)
HB1400EnrollVirginia Virtual School established. Establishes the Board of the Virginia Virtual School (the Board) as a policy agency in the executive branch of state government for the purpose of governing the full-time virtual school programs offered to student...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1400ER)
HB1579EnrollTransportation 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1579ER)
HB2191EnrollSchool 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2191ER)
SB969EnrollLegislative drafting requests. Provides that legislative drafting files related to laws enacted beginning with the 1989 Session of the General Assembly are the property of the requester. This is consistent with the treatment of laws enacted prior to ...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB969ER)
HB2174EnrollSchool 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2174ER)
SB932EnrollConveyance 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB932ER)
HB1590EnrollDuty 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1590ER)
SB864EnrollElectoral board appointments; chief judge of the judicial circuit or his designee to make appointment. Provides that appointments to the electoral board of each county and city are to be made by the chief judge of the judicial circuit for the county ...
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2017-02-24
Governor's recommendation received by Senate
HB1721EnrollState Board for Community Colleges; reduced rate tuition and mandatory fee charges; certain students who are active duty members of the Armed Forces of the United States. Permits the State Board for Community Colleges to charge reduced rate tuition a...
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2017-02-24
Governor's recommendation received by House
SB1196EnrollJames 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1196ER)
HB2470EnrollDrug Control Act; Schedule II and Schedule V. Adds thiafentanil to Schedule II of the Drug Control Act and Brivaracetam to Schedule V of the Drug Control Act.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2470ER)
HB1938EnrollSlingbow hunting; license. Authorizes the use of a slingbow to hunt deer and small game when a hunter is licensed to hunt with a bow and arrow.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1938ER)
HB2016EnrollElectric 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2016ER)
HB2168EnrollVirginia 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2168ER)
HB1572EnrollMarine Resources Commission; registration as commercial fisherman; family member or employee. Directs the Marine Resources Commission to grant a preference for an exception to the two-year delay in the effective date of a registration as a commercial...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1572ER)
HB2404EnrollAdvisory 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2404ER)
HB1574EnrollMarine Resources Commission; oysters; culling. Removes the authority of a member of the Virginia Marine Police to require a person charged with violating an oyster culling regulation to scatter the entire cargo of oysters on the public rocks.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1574ER)
HB2009EnrollStormwater and erosion management; administration of program by certified third party. Authorizes the hiring of certified third-party professionals to administer any or all aspects of a program for the management of stormwater and erosion, including ...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2009ER)
SB1591EnrollEconomic 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1591ER)
HB1775EnrollPersons with developmental disabilities; terminology. Corrects numerous sections of the Code of Virginia by replacing the term "intellectual disability" with "developmental disabilities" as appropriate.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1775ER)
HB1573EnrollMarine Resources Commission; licenses; revocation. Provides that when the Marine Resources Commission (the Commission) revokes fishing privileges for a violation of the tidal fisheries law, it shall only revoke the particular type of license that is ...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1573ER)
SB1037EnrollVirginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures; local historic districts. Advises a prospective purchaser of residential property under the Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act, upon delivery of the residential property di...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1037ER)
HB1546EnrollJuror information; confidentiality. Limits to name and home address the personal information of a juror impaneled in a criminal case that the court may only regulate the disclosure of upon a showing of good cause, which includes a likelihood of bribe...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1546ER)
HB1524EnrollSpecial conservators of the peace; liability insurance. Requires that each person registered as or seeking registration as a special conservator of the peace be covered by a policy of (i) personal injury liability insurance, (ii) property damage liab...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1524ER)
SB1192EnrollDepartment of Small Business and Supplier Diversity; powers of the Director; out-of-state applicants for certification as a small, women-owned, or minority-owned business. Requires, as a prerequisite for approval, that any out-of-state business apply...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1192ER)
SB1232EnrollLimits on prescription of controlled substances containing opioids. Requires a prescriber registered with the Prescription Monitoring Program (the Program) to request information about a patient from the Program upon initiating a new course of treatm...
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2017-02-24
VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N)
HB1796EnrollOyster ground lease; certain dredging projects. Provides that certain oyster ground leaseholders in the Lynnhaven River are subject to the conduct of approved municipal dredging projects to restore existing navigation channels. The bill limits such p...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1796ER)
SB1374EnrollBoard for Contractors; membership. Adds a professional engineer to the membership of the Board for Contractors.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1374ER)
HB2327EnrollDUI; implied consent; refusal of blood or breath tests. Eliminates the criminal penalties for refusing to submit to a blood test to determine the alcohol or drug content of a defendant's blood upon arrest for a DUI-related offense under the law on im...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2327ER)
SB1394EnrollSmall agricultural generators. Establishes the parameters of a program under which small agricultural generators may sell the electricity generated from a small agricultural generating facility to its utility. Effective July 1, 2019, enrollment by el...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1394ER)
HB2055EnrollRural Coastal Virginia Community Enhancement Authority. Establishes the Rural Coastal Virginia Community Enhancement Authority, consisting of the 12 counties within the Northern Neck, Middle Peninsula, and Accomack-Northampton planning districts. The...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2055ER)
HB2034EnrollVirginia Residential Property Disclosure Act. Adds two new disclosures required to be made by a seller of residential real property to a purchaser, one for whether the property is subject to one or more conservation or other easements and a second fo...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2034ER)
HB1885EnrollLimits on prescription of controlled substances containing opioids. Requires a prescriber registered with the Prescription Monitoring Program (the Program) to request information about a patient from the Program upon initiating a new course of treatm...
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2017-02-24
Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
SB1429EnrollCharter; Town of Onley. Shifts the town's municipal elections from May to November.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1429ER)
SB1332EnrollOfficial emblems and designations; "Song of the Mountains;" state television series. Designates "Song of the Mountains" as the state television series. This bill is identical to HB 1927.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1332ER)
HB2348EnrollCommission for the Commemoration of the Centennial of Women's Right to Vote. Provides that the Virginia Historical Society shall plan and lead the commemoration of the centennial anniversary of women's right in 2020. To assist the Virginia Historical...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2348ER)
SB1113EnrollBoard for Contractors; optional bonding for Class A and B contractors. Allows applicants for Class A and Class B contractor licenses to demonstrate financial responsibility by posting a surety bond for both initial application for licensure and subse...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1113ER)
HB1687EnrollNonrepairable 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1687ER)
HB1517EnrollGeneral 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 Wet...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1517ER)
HB1838EnrollNeighborhood Assistance Act tax credits; Board of Education. Changes the process of allocating credits to neighborhood organizations submitting education proposals. The bill directs the Board of Education to develop regulations that (I) allocate one-...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1838ER)
SB1287EnrollVirginia Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Authority. Changes the effective date for the creation of the ABC Authority from July 1, 2018, to January 15, 2018. The bill creates a transition period from January 15, 2018, until December 31, 2018, during ...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1287ER)
SB1075EnrollVeterans 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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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1075ER)
HB2023EnrollHighway maintenance payments; bicycle lanes. Provides that cities and towns that receive highway maintenance payments from the Commonwealth based on moving-lane-miles of highway will not have such payments reduced if moving-lane-miles of highway are ...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2023ER)
SB812EnrollBoard for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors; home inspections; required statement related to the presence of yellow shaded corrugated stainless steel tubing. Provides that whenever a home inspector observes the presence of any shade of yellow shade...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB812ER)
SB965EnrollState and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act; prohibited contracts; exceptions for certain contracts entered into by an officer or employee of a soil and water conservation district. Provides an exception to the prohibition against contracts ...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB965ER)
HB1708EnrollBoard of Education; standards of accreditation; industry certification credentials obtained by high school students. Requires the Board of Education (the Board) to consider for inclusion in the student outcome measures included in the Standards of Ac...
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1708ER)
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