Bills Pending Virginia Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee

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VASB966Intro
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Compensation of local jails for cost of incarceration. Requires the Department of Corrections to compensate local jails for the actual cost, based on the rate calculated in the Compensation Board's annual jail cost report, of incarcerating felons who...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1393Intro
25%
Hemp products; license and label requirements. Requires the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services to adopt certain regulations relating to industrial hemp and industrial hemp extracts intended for inhalation, as defined in the bill, that include...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1361Intro
25%
Parole Board; membership; eligibility determinations; reports. Removes provisions that exempted from the mandatory disclosure provisions of the Virginia Freedom of Information Act the records of the Parole Board. The bill increases from five to 10 th...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1366Intro
25%
Virginia Cannabis Incubator Project. Establishes a framework for the creation of the Virginia Cannabis Incubator Project in the Commonwealth. The bill creates a regulatory structure for such Incubator Project to be administered by the Virginia Cannab...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1140Intro
25%
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services; training; powers and duties of guardian; annual reports by guardians; information required. Directs the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services to develop and provide training for court-appoi...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1454Intro
25%
State Corporation Commission; Energy-Intensive Trade-Exposed Industries work group; report. Directs the State Corporation Commission to convene a work group for the purposes of assessing the competitiveness of manufacturers in energy-intensive trade-...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB846Intro
25%
Background checks; peer recovery specialists; barrier crime exceptions. Permits the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, direct care service providers, and community boards to hire peer recovery specialists who have been convic...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASJR261Intro
25%
Study; joint subcommittee; creation of a Virginia Gaming Commission; report. Establishes a joint subcommittee of the Senate Committee on General Laws and Technology, the Senate Committee on Finance and Appropriations, the House Committee on General L...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1533Intro
25%
Medical marijuana program; additional cultivation facility. Allows each pharmaceutical processor that has obtained a permit to operate a pharmaceutical processing facility from the Board of Pharmacy to establish one additional location for the cultiv...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB903Intro
25%
Tetrahydrocannabinol; industrial hemp; regulated hemp Tetrahydrocannabinol; industrial hemp; regulated hemp products. Establishes provisions for the registration of a retail facility for regulated hemp products, as defined in the bill, establishes pr...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASJR258Intro
25%
Study; Department of Energy; eliminating waste coal piles in the Commonwealth; report. Directs the Department of Energy to study the environmental and economic impacts of eliminating waste coal piles in the Commonwealth.
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1133Intro
25%
Cannabis control; retail market; transitional sales; regulated hemp products; penalties. Establishes a framework for the creation of a retail marijuana market in the Commonwealth, which would be administered by the Virginia Cannabis Control Authority...
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2023-01-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1106Intro
25%
Transportation Partnership Opportunity Fund. Requires the Governor to include in the Budget Bill an appropriation Transportation Partnership Opportunity Fund. Requires the Governor to include in the Budget Bill an appropriation of up to $200 million,...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1300Intro
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Requirements for public primary and secondary school teachers; annual trauma-informed care training program. Directs the Board of Education to work in collaboration with the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to develop a comp...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1529Intro
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Right to life tax credit. Allows a refundable income tax credit of $250 for each birth of a dependent member of a taxpayer's household that occurs in taxable years 2023 through 2027. The credit is only available to a family with an annual household i...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1422Intro
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Certain institutions of higher education; noncredit workforce training program; student grants; reimbursement. Increases from $3,000 to $4,000 the maximum amount for which the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia shall reimburse an eligible...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1544Intro
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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; licensed provider reporting requirements. Directs the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to amend its regulations to require providers licensed by the Department to r...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB935Intro
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Teachers; development of a teacher licensure website and licensure application portal. Directs the Department of Education to develop and maintain an easily accessible and streamlined website to provide clarification on teacher licensure and endorsem...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1457Intro
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Long-term services and supports screening; screening after admission; coverage of institutional long-term services and supports. Provides that if an individual is admitted to a skilled nursing facility for skilled nursing services not covered by the ...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB847Intro
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Pedestrian control signals; applicability to persons riding bicycles and other devices. Allows persons riding a bicycle, electric personal assistive mobility device, electric power-assisted bicycle, moped, or motorized skateboard or scooter to follow...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1085Intro
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Motor vehicle exhaust systems; aftermarket amplifying devices; inspections. Prohibits the sale and use of devices designed to create or amplify noise emitted from a motor vehicle, moped, or motorized skateboard or scooter to a level higher than that ...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB872Intro
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Emergency custody; temporary detention; alternative transportation. Requires magistrates to authorize alternative transportation if a person subject to an emergency custody order or temporary detention order is deemed to not be a danger to himself or...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1429Intro
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Virginia College Savings Plan; hybrid schools; classification. Provides that the Virginia College Savings Plan shall consider any hybrid public-private elementary or secondary school to be a public elementary or secondary school or a private elementa...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB1563Engross
50%
Sales and use tax; agricultural exemptions. Provides a sales and use tax exemption for property used to produce agricultural products for market in an indoor, closed, controlled-environment commercial agricultural facility. The property exempted incl...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1453Intro
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Public elementary and secondary schools; automated external defibrillators required. Requires each local school board to develop a plan for the placement, care, and use of an automated external defibrillator in every public elementary and secondary s...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1130Intro
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Institutions of higher education; Get Skilled, Get a Job, Get Ahead Program. Authorizes the Virginia Community College System (the System), in collaboration with the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (the Council), each participating com...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1386Intro
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Public institutions of higher education; tuition and financial aid; dependency override application form. Requires each public institution of higher education to create and maintain a form by which a student may apply for a dependency override, defin...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB951Intro
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Uninsured motorist fee; repeal. Repeals the option to register an uninsured motor vehicle upon payment of the uninsured motor vehicle fee of $500. The repeal has an effective date of July 1, 2024. The bill authorizes the Commissioner of the Departmen...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1326Intro
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Transit Ridership Incentive Program; funds; improving accessibility; transition to zero-emissions. Directs the Commonwealth Transportation Board to use up to 30 percent of available funds in the Transit Ridership Incentive Program to support local, r...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1019Intro
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Department of Education; Virginia-based nonprofit organizations; schools for adults to earn credentials, college credit, and high school diplomas. Requires the Department of Education to authorize a Virginia-based nonprofit organization as a local ed...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1466Intro
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Electric Vehicle Rural Infrastructure Program and Fund created. Creates the Electric Vehicle Rural Infrastructure Program and Fund to assist private developers with non-utility costs associated with the installation of electric vehicle charging stati...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB865Intro
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Highway use fee; exemptions; low-speed vehicles. Adds registered low-speed vehicles to the list of vehicles that are exempt from the highway use fee.
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB890Intro
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Veterans' Teaching Licensure Support Fund and Program; established. Establishes the Veterans' Teaching Licensure Support Fund and Program for the purpose of supporting veterans and service members teaching in a public school in the Commonwealth or pu...
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2023-01-26
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB1808Engross
50%
Virginia Commercial Space Flight Authority; emergency. Overrides a provision in the appropriation act that required a certain approval from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration prior to disbursement of funds to the Virginia Commercial Sp...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1209Intro
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Charitable gaming; temporary permits; limitations. Authorizes the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to issue a temporary permit to certain qualified organizations authorizing such organizations to sell instant bingo, network bingo, pull...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1218Intro
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Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services; Commonwealth Council on Aging; membership and staff support. Reduces from 24 to 16 the number of members to be appointed to the Commonwealth Council on Aging by (i) replacing the requirement that the ...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB784Intro
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Judicial Retirement System; appearance as counsel. Provides that the prohibition on a retired justice or judge appearing as counsel in any court in the Commonwealth shall not apply when, among other conditions under current law, the retired justice o...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB1442Engross
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Transient occupancy tax; administration. Requires the Department of Taxation to annually publish on its website the current transient occupancy tax rates imposed in each locality. The bill also (i) requires the tax-assessing officer of a locality to ...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1235Intro
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Charitable gaming; exemptions from certain requirements for Charitable gaming; exemptions from certain requirements for specified organizations. Requires qualified organizations that reasonably expect, on the basis of prior charitable gaming annual r...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1082Intro
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Department of Veterans Services; post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury treatments; data collection. Allows the Department of Veterans Services (the Department) to contract with any hospital in the Commonwealth that furnishes a comp...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB1369Engross
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Installment agreements for payment of taxes. Requires the Tax Commissioner to offer to enter into an installment agreement with any individual taxpayer under which the taxpayer may satisfy his entire tax liability over a payment term of up to five ye...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB1411Engross
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Virginia Community Development Financial Institutions Fund and Program; report. Codifies the Virginia Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (the Fund), originally created in the 2021 Appropriation Act, and establishes the Virginia Communi...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1183Intro
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Applicant Applicant Fingerprint Database; participation in FBI Next Generation Identification Rap Back Service, through Virginia Rap Back Service, for fingerprint-based criminal history record monitoring; penalty. Requires the Department of State Pol...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1033Intro
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Appointment of guardian ad litem for minor witness. Authorizes a general district court to appoint a guardian ad litem to represent a minor who is required to testify as a witness in a case before the court.
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB1769Engross
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MEI Project Approval Commission; review procedures. Adds MEI Project Approval Commission; review procedures. Adds to the incentive packages for economic development, film, and episodic television projects that require MEI Project Approval Commission ...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB2238Engross
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Precision Plastic Manufacturing Grant Fund; established. Establishes the Precision Plastic Manufacturing Grant Fund to provide up to $56 million in grants between July 1, 2027, and July 1, 2035, to a qualified company that engages in the manufacture ...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB1195Intro
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Sports betting and casino gaming; Gaming Regulatory Fund established. Establishes the Gaming Regulatory Fund (the Fund) for the purpose of offsetting Virginia Lottery Department (the Department) costs associated with conducting investigations and enf...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB2319Engross
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Income tax; rates and deductions. Lowers the top income tax rate from 5.75 percent to 5.5 percent for taxable years beginning on and after January 1, 2024. The bill also raises the standard deduction to $9,000 for single individuals and $18,000 for m...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VASB842Intro
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Petition for modification of sentence; eligibility; procedures. Provides a petition process for a person serving a sentence for any conviction or a combination of any convictions who remains incarcerated in a state or local correctional facility and ...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB2138Engross
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Income tax; business interest; qualified business income deduction; corporate rate reduction. Increases from 30 percent to 50 percent the Virginia individual and corporate income tax deduction for business interest disallowed as a deduction under § ...
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2023-01-25
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
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