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VASB1732IntroMEI Commission; incentives for episodic television series. Adds episodic television series offered an incentive package the aggregate amount of which is in excess of $10 million to the list of projects that require review by the MEI Commission.
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2019-01-16
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VASJR314IntroMontessori Education Day. Designates January 6, in 2020 and in each succeeding year, as Montessori Education Day in Virginia.
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2019-01-14
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VASB1618IntroBroadband Advisory Council; appointments; expiration. Increase from 14 to 16 the total membership of the Broadband Advisory Council by adding two additional nonlegislative members, one to represent the Friends of Municipal Broadband and one to repres...
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2019-01-09
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VASJR311IntroStudy; Department of Housing and Community Development; permitting processes for broadband deployment and renewable energy construction projects; report. Requests the Department of Housing and Community Development to study the permitting processes i...
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2019-01-09
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VASJR312IntroStudy; JLARC; health benefit plan premium rate review process administered by the SCC's Bureau of Insurance; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission (JLARC) to study the health benefit plan premium rate review process admini...
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2019-01-09
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VASJR309IntroStudy; Virginia Marine Resources Commission; creation of protection zones for submarine cables; report. Requests the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to study the feasibility of creating protection zones for submarine fiber optic cables located a...
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2019-01-09
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VASB1556IntroAuditor of Public Accounts; Commonwealth Data Point; employee compensation information. Requires that the searchable database containing certain state expenditure information that is maintained by the Auditor of Public Accounts include the number of ...
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2019-01-09
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VASJR307IntroStudy; JLARC; costs of education; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study the true cost of education in the Commonwealth and provide an accurate assessment of the costs to implement the Standards of Quality.
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2019-01-09
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VASB1561IntroDepartment of Environmental Quality; Department of Education; sixth grade science curriculum. Directs the Department of Environmental Quality and the Department of Education to update the "Window into a Green Virginia" curriculum developed by the Dep...
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2019-01-09
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VASJR297IntroAcknowledging with profound regret the existence and acceptance of lynching within the Commonwealth. Expresses the sentiment of the General Assembly in acknowledging with profound regret the existence and acceptance of lynching within the Commonwealt...
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2019-01-08
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VASJR298IntroBreastfeeding Awareness Month. Designates August, in 2019 and in each succeeding year, as Breastfeeding Awareness Month in Virginia.
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2019-01-08
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VASB1377IntroRegistrar of Regulations. Directs the Division of Legislative Services to employ a Registrar of Regulations for the purpose of performing the duties of the Virginia Register Act (§2.2-4100 et seq.). Current law directs the Code Commission to app...
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2019-01-08
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VASJR301IntroJoint Subcommittee to Study Mental Health Services in the Commonwealth in the Twenty-First Century continued; report. Continues the Joint Subcommittee to Study Mental Health Services in the Commonwealth in the Twenty-First Century for two additional ...
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2019-01-08
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VASJR286IntroMove Over Awareness Month. Recognizing June 2019 as Move Over Awareness Month in honor of Lieutenant Bradford Turner Clark.
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2019-01-08
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VASB1491IntroState and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act; school boards and school employees; hiring of relatives. Removes the prohibition for a school board to hire or employ, or for a division superintendent to recommend to the school board for employm...
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2019-01-08
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VASB1378IntroUniform Law Commission; Commissioner expense reimbursements. Subjects the reimbursement of necessary travel and hotel expenses of members of the board of Commissioners of the Uniform Law Commission to the approval of the Joint Rules Committee or to t...
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2019-01-08
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VASJR285IntroStudy; JLARC; the practices, procedures, and accountability of industrial development authorities; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission (JLARC) to study the practices, procedures, and accountability of industrial developm...
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2019-01-08
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VASJR287IntroThe Reverend Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker Day. Designates August 16, in 2019 and in each succeeding year, as the Reverend Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker Day in Virginia.
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2019-01-08
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VASJR291IntroStudy; Secretary of Administration; State Board of Elections; electronic return of voted military-overseas ballots; pilot program; report. Requests the Secretary of Administration to oversee and develop a charter and directives for the State Board of...
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2019-01-08
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VASJR289IntroCardiopulmonary Resuscitation Awareness Day. Designates February 20, in 2019 and in each succeeding year, as Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Awareness Day in Virginia.
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2019-01-08
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VASJR299IntroWorld Prematurity Day. Designates November 17, in 2019 and in each succeeding year, as World Prematurity Day in Virginia.
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2019-01-08
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VASB1430IntroConflict of interest; dual-office holding; duties of Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council; training requirement; inquiries from citizens. Requires all local elected officials to take training on the provisions of the State and Lo...
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2019-01-08
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VASB1316IntroMEI Project Approval Commission. Makes several changes to the membership and operation of the MEI Project Approval Commission. The bill expands the membership from 10 to 11 members by adding one additional Senate appointment. The bill also clarifies ...
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2019-01-07
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VASB1264IntroDepartment of Education; pilot program; feasibility of educational placement transition of certain students with disabilities. Requires the Department of Education to develop and implement a pilot program in two local school divisions in the Commonwe...
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2019-01-06
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VASJR277IntroResiliency Week. Designates the first week of September, in 2019 and in each succeeding year, as Resiliency Week in Virginia.
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2019-01-06
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VASJR276IntroInterstate 95 Corridor Improvement Plan; report. Requests the Commonwealth Transportation Board to study the portion of the Interstate 95 corridor between Exit 118 and the Springfield Interchange and financing options for improvements to the corridor...
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2019-01-05
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VASJR272IntroShipbuilders Day. Designates August 13, in 2019 and in each succeeding year, as Shipbuilders Day in Virginia.
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2019-01-02
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VASB1152IntroChesapeake Bay Restoration Fund Advisory Committee; member terms. Increases from two to four the number of consecutive four-year terms a nonlegislative citizen member is allowed to serve on the Chesapeake Bay Restoration Fund Advisory Committee (the ...
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2019-01-02
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VASJR268IntroInterstate conventions; selection of commissioners and committee procedures. Adopts procedures for selecting and replacing commissioners to represent the Virginia General Assembly at interstate conventions. The procedures clarify the scope of authori...
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2018-12-26
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VASB1101IntroOffice of the Attorney General; representation of members of the General Assembly for violations of the Virginia Freedom of Information Act. Allows the Office of the Attorney General to represent a member of the General Assembly in any civil matter a...
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2018-12-21
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VASB1097IntroCommission on Civic Education; sunset; funding. Extends the sunset of the Commission on Civic Education from July 1, 2019, to July 1, 2024. The bill repeals a prohibition on the use of general funds to support the work of the Commission. This bill is...
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2018-12-20
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VASJR265IntroStudy; reduction of the minimum recycling rate for municipal solid waste generated within a solid waste planning unit; report. Requests the Secretary of Commerce and Trade and the Secretary of Natural Resources (the Secretaries) to jointly study a re...
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2018-12-10
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VASB1067IntroVirginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council; meetings requirement. Requires the Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council to meet upon the call of the chairman or when a majority of Council members request a meeting. Cur...
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2018-12-10
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VAHB246EngrossVirginia Code Commission; duties. Limits the duties of the Virginia Code Commission relating to the codification of laws enacted by the General Assembly to codifying only those laws for which the General Assembly has expressed its intent for such law...
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2018-11-30
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VASB289IntroVirginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council; public documents; redactions. Specifies that the Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council shall not redact from any document or form made available to the public any business...
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2018-11-30
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VASJR6IntroStudy; Department of Education to study teacher licensing process; report. Requests to study the teacher licensure process and the assessment requirements therein for any inherent biases that may prevent minority teacher candidates from entering the ...
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2018-11-30
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VASJR65IntroStudy; Department of Corrections; solitary confinement; report. Requests the Department of Corrections, in consultation with the Department of Criminal Justice Services, to study the use of solitary confinement, including segregation and other forms ...
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2018-11-30
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VAHJR19EngrossStudy; joint committee; the future of public elementary and secondary education in the Commonwealth; report. Continues for one additional year the Joint Committee of the House Committee on Education and the Senate Committee on Education and Health to...
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2018-11-30
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VASJR32IntroStudy; Virginia Department of Transportation; feasibility of eastern bypass for U.S. Route 29 around Charlottesville; report. Requests the Virginia Department of Transportation to study the feasibility of an eastern bypass for U.S. Route 29 around Ch...
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2018-11-30
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VASJR31IntroInterstate conventions; selection of commissioners and committee procedures. Adopts procedures for selecting and replacing commissioners to represent the Virginia General Assembly at interstate conventions. The procedures clarify the scope of authori...
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2018-11-30
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VASB816IntroState and Local Government Conflict of Interests State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act; disclosure by local government officers and employees. Provides that an officer or employee of local government who has a personal interest in a tr...
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2018-11-30
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VASJR33IntroStudy; VDOT; Route 60 Corridor; report. Requests the Department of Transportation to review and update its 1999 study entitled "Route 60 Corridor Study: Amherst, Nelson, Appomattox, Buckingham, Cumberland, and Powhatan Counties."
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2018-11-30
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VASJR259IntroStudy; Virginia Department of Transportation; feasibility of eastern bypass for U.S. Route 29 around Charlottesville; report. Requests the Virginia Department of Transportation to study the feasibility of an eastern bypass for U.S. Route 29 around Ch...
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2018-11-15
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VASJR260IntroStudy; VDOT; Route 60 Corridor; report. Requests the Department of Transportation to review and update its 1999 study entitled "Route 60 Corridor Study: Amherst, Nelson, Appomattox, Buckingham, Cumberland, and Powhatan Counties."
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2018-11-15
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VASJR255IntroCommending U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
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2018-10-03
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VASJR254IntroStudy; Department of Transportation; purchase of the Dulles Greenway; report. Requests the Department of Transportation to study the feasibility of purchasing all or part of the Dulles Greenway.
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2018-10-01
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