Virginia Delegate Chris Hurst [D]

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VAHB1718EngrossElectric utilities; fuel cost recovery. Requires an electric utility, as a condition of approval of any request by an electric utility for recovery through its fuel factor of costs incurred under a natural gas capacity contract not previously subject...
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2019-02-11
Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor with letter (10-Y 3-N)
VAHJR748PassCommending Virginia State University.
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2019-02-07
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ748ER)
VAHJR579IntroConstitution of the United States; Equal Rights Amendment. Ratifies the Equal Rights Amendment to the Constitution of the United States that was proposed by Congress in 1972. The joint resolution advocates the position that the 1972 Equal Rights Amen...
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2019-02-05
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB1676IntroLegal holidays; Indigenous Peoples Day. Renames the special Day of Appreciation for American Indians living in the Commonwealth as Indigenous Peoples Day. Recognition of the day remains the Wednesday immediately preceding the fourth Thursday in Novem...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB1616IntroUse or display of firearm during commission of a felony; killing or injuring police animals; penalty. Adds maliciously shooting, stabbing, wounding, or otherwise causing bodily injury to or administering poison to any animal used or trained by a law-...
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB1690IntroLine of Duty Act; Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority police officers. Expands the list of disabled persons and the beneficiaries of disabled or deceased persons eligible to receive benefits under the Line of Duty Act to include Metropolitan W...
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2019-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB1645IntroVirginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices. Adds discrimination on the basis of a person's source of income to the list of unlawful discriminatory housing practices. The bill defines "source of income" as any source that law...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB1658IntroVote by mail; pilot program. Requires the Department of Elections to develop a pilot program for conducting elections by mail. In a vote-by-mail election, a ballot is mailed to every registered voter, and the ballots are returned by the voters by mai...
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2019-02-05
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB1644IntroReporting lost or stolen firearms; civil penalty. Requires a person who lawfully possesses a firearm to report the loss or theft of the firearm to any local law-enforcement agency or the Department of State Police within 24 hours after such person di...
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB1763IntroFirearms; removal from persons posing substantial risk; penalties. Creates a procedure by which any attorney for the Commonwealth or any law-enforcement officer may apply to a general district court, circuit court, or juvenile and domestic relations ...
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB1869IntroNet energy metering; schools. Directs Appalachian Power Company to conduct a pilot program, not exceeding 10 megawatts in the aggregate, under which any public school in the Commonwealth that generates more electricity from a wind-powered or solar-po...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2111IntroImmunity from civil liability; abuse of process, malicious prosecution, or intentional infliction of emotional distress; statements made in the course of judicial proceedings or communications made relating to criminal conduct. Adds statements made i...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2112IntroNatural gas companies; right of entry upon property. Natural gas companies; right of entry upon property. Curtails the ability of a natural gas company to enter upon real property for the purpose of conducting surveys and other tests for its proposed...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2165IntroIncome tax credit; solar energy equipment. Creates a nonrefundable tax credit for the purchase and installation of solar energy equipment in certain nonresidential areas for taxable years beginning on and after January 1, 2019, but before January 1, ...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2307IntroKilling or injuring police animals; penalty. Requires a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment of six months for any person who maliciously kills or injures an animal owned, used, or trained by a law-enforcement agency, regional jail, or the Departme...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2163IntroNew media and technology innovation income tax credit. New media and technology innovation income tax credit. Establishes a new media and technology innovation income tax credit, starting with taxable year 2019, which is a nonrefundable tax credit fo...
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2019-02-05
To House Finance Committee
VAHB2462IntroSchool boards; school meal policies; student debt; parental notification. Requires each local school board to require the appropriate school board employee to inform the parent of any student who incurs a school meal debt of (i) the amount of such de...
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHB2382IntroStudent journalists; freedom of speech and the press. Declares that, except in certain limited circumstances, a student journalist at a public elementary or secondary school or public institution of higher education has the right to exercise freedom ...
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHB2381IntroOffice of the Children's Ombudsman; Children's Advocacy Fund. Creates the Office of the Children's Ombudsman to provide ombudsman services, including investigation of complaints, advocacy, and information for children, parents, and citizens involved ...
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2019-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB2638IntroDepartment of Education; Teacher Advisory Committee. Requires the Department of Education (the Department) to establish and appoint members to a Teacher Advisory Committee (the Committee). The bill requires each member of the Committee to be a public...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHJR693IntroStudy; Department of Education; impediments to gathering information about certain students with disabilities; report. Requests the Department of Education to study the existing impediments to gathering information about disabilities for which a stud...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB2645IntroElectric utility regulation. Prohibits public electric Electric utility regulation. Prohibits public electric utilities from making nonessential expenditures, which includes expenditures related to lobbying, political contributions, certain advertisi...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2507IntroOffice of the Attorney General; FOIA Ombudsman; powers and duties; report. Requires the Attorney General to appoint a Virginia Freedom of Information Act Ombudsman (Ombudsman) to promote compliance by state agencies with the provisions of the Virgini...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB1762IntroWorker cooperatives. Establishes worker cooperatives as a category of cooperative associations. A worker cooperative is a stock corporation that has elected to be governed by provisions established by this measure, which include (i) conducting its bu...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2250IntroProtected information; newspersons engaged in journalism. Provides that no newsperson engaged in journalism shall be compelled to testify about, disclose, or produce protected information, as defined in the bill, except when the court finds that (i) ...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2376IntroSchool meal policies. Requires each local school board to adopt policies that prohibit school board employees from requiring a student who cannot pay for a meal at school or who owes a school meal debt to throw away a meal after it has been served to...
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHB2277IntroDriver's license suspensions for certain non-driving related offenses. Removes the existing provisions that allow a person's driver's license to be suspended (i) when he is convicted of or placed on deferred disposition for a drug offense and (ii) fo...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1693IntroHigh school family life education curricula; students with intellectual or developmental disabilities. Requires any high school family life education curriculum offered by a local school division to include, at least four times during grades 11 and 1...
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHB2392IntroInquiry and report of immigration status; persons charged with or convicted of certain crimes; certain victims or witnesses of crimes. Removes provisions requiring (i) jail officers to ascertain the citizenship of any inmate taken into custody at a j...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHJR724IntroGreen New Deal; Recognizing the need for a Green New Deal in Virginia which promotes a Just Transition to a clean energy economy through lifting working families. States that the General Assembly supports the movement Green New Deal Virginia, focused...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2388IntroEligibility for in-state tuition; certain individuals. Declares eligible for in-state tuition any individual who meets certain eligibility criteria and who has filed an application for permanent residency or asylum or is under the age of 27 and is th...
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2019-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB2458IntroEarly childhood care and education; licensing. Requires Early childhood care and education; licensing. Requires the Board of Education to establish a statewide unified public-private system for early childhood care and education in the Commonwealth t...
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2019-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB2104IntroPublic elementary and secondary schools; dress or grooming codes. Requires any dress or grooming code, which the bill defines as any practice, policy, or portion of a code of student conduct adopted by a school board that governs or restricts the att...
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHJR587PassCommending the American Legion.
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2019-01-31
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ587ER)
VAHJR667PassCelebrating the life of Stacey Visser Dendy.
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2019-01-31
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ667ER)
VAHB1635IntroFossil fuel projects moratorium; clean energy mandates. Establishes a moratorium, effective January 1, 2020, on approval by any state agency or political subdivision of any approval required for (i) electric generating facilities that generate fossil...
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2019-01-31
VOTE: ENGROSSMENT REFUSED (12-Y 86-N)
VAHB1137IntroCommuter Rail Operating and Capital Fund. Establishes the Commuter Rail Operating and Capital Fund to be used by the Director of the Department of Rail and Public Transportation, with the approval of the Commonwealth Transportation Board, on projects...
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2018-11-30
To House Transportation Committee
VAHB76IntroPolitical campaign advertisements; disclosure requirements; advertisements placed or promoted for a fee on an online platform. Subjects any message that is placed or promoted for a fee on an online platform to the same disclosure requirements to whic...
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2018-11-30
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
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