Virginia Delegate James Edmunds [R]

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VAHB5041PassNursing homes, certified nursing facilities, and hospices; visitation; public health emergency. Requires the Board of Health to amend regulations governing nursing homes, certified nursing facilities, and hospices to require that, during a public hea...
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2020-10-21
Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 10 (effective 10/21/20)
VAHR622EngrossCelebrating the life of Stanley Irving Goldsmith.
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2020-10-14
Agreed to by House
VAHB5052PassLegal holidays; Juneteenth. Recognizes the nineteenth day of June of each year, also known as Juneteenth, as a legal holiday in the Commonwealth to commemorate the announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas, the last of the former Confederate ...
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2020-10-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0004)
VAHR536EngrossCommending the Division of Capitol Police.
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2020-08-28
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VAHR537EngrossCommending Disabled American Veterans.
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2020-08-28
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VAHB5140IntroLong-term care facilities; public health emergency; patient visitation; end of life. Provides that during a declared public health emergency related to a communicable disease of public health threat, every hospital, nursing home, nursing facility, ho...
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2020-08-26
To House Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee
VAHB5139IntroProjecting laser at law-enforcement officer; penalties. Increases from a Class 2 misdemeanor to a Class 1 misdemeanor the penalty for any person who intentionally projects a beam or a point of light from a laser, a laser gun sight, or any device that...
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2020-08-26
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB5132IntroObstructing emergency medical services agency personnel in performance of mission; penalty. Increases the penalty for the crime of obstructing emergency medical services agency personnel in the performance of their mission from a Class 2 misdemeanor ...
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2020-08-25
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB5136IntroDecertification of law-enforcement officers; Criminal Justice Services Board; statewide professional standards of conduct. Requires the Criminal Justice Services Board (the Board) to adopt statewide professional standards of conduct applicable to all...
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2020-08-25
To House Public Safety Committee
VAHB5137IntroLaw-enforcement agencies; accreditation. Requires all local and state law-enforcement agencies to obtain and maintain accreditation by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission. The bill states that the Department of Criminal Jus...
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2020-08-25
To House Public Safety Committee
VAHB5007IntroEmergency Services and Disaster Law; executive orders; limitation on duration of executive orders declaring a state of emergency; civil penalty. Provides that executive orders declaring a state of emergency, and any other executive orders pertaining ...
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2020-08-25
Tabled in Public Safety (13-Y 9-N)
VAHB5134IntroLaw-enforcement officers; duty to intervene and report unlawful use of force. Requires a law-enforcement officer who witnesses another law-enforcement officer engaging or attempting to engage in the unlawful use of force against another person to int...
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2020-08-25
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB5135IntroLaw-enforcement agencies; body-worn camera systems. Requires all law-enforcement agencies having jurisdiction over criminal law enforcement or regulatory violations to implement and operate a body-worn camera system and to require officers responsibl...
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2020-08-25
To House Public Safety Committee
VAHB5133IntroPolice officers, deputy sheriffs, and jail officers; Police officers, deputy sheriffs, and jail officers; employment and decertification. Provides that any sheriff or chief of police, the director or chief executive of any agency or department employ...
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2020-08-25
To House Public Safety Committee
VAHB5128IntroDepartment of Criminal Justice Services; powers and duties; de-escalation training. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services (the Department) to establish training standards and publish and periodically update model policies for law-enfor...
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2020-08-25
To House Public Safety Committee
VAHB5125IntroRiots and unlawful assemblies; dangerous weapons; penalty. Provides that (i) a projectile of any kind; (ii) a laser, a laser gun sight, or any device that simulates a laser; (iii) a blunt instrument; or (iv) a shield is a dangerous weapon for the pur...
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2020-08-24
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB5124IntroState Inspector General; investigation of the Commonwealth's response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Directs the State Inspector General to (i) investigate the Commonwealth's response to the public health emergency related to the novel...
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2020-08-24
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB5121IntroState Board of Health; public health emergency; patient visitation; notice to family; emergency. Requires each nursing home, certified nursing facility, and hospice facility to allow each patient to receive visits, either virtually or in person, at l...
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2020-08-24
To House Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee
VAHB5095IntroCOVID-19; impact of distance learning; Department of Health to develop criteria and information; civil immunity; emergency. Directs the Department of Health to work with the Department of Education and representatives of the Virginia Chapter of the A...
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2020-08-19
To House Education Committee
VAHB5078IntroSchool boards; paid leave; COVID-19. Requires each School boards; paid leave; COVID-19. Requires each school board to provide to each teacher or other school board employee who is employed in a public elementary or secondary school in the local schoo...
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2020-08-18
To House Education Committee
VAHB5071IntroCollective bargaining; law enforcement; transparency and accountability. Prohibits a county, city, or town from entering into a collective bargaining contract with a labor union or other employee association representing law-enforcement officers or e...
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2020-08-18
To House Labor and Commerce Committee
VAHJR5007IntroWomen's Suffrage Month. Designates August, in 2020 and in each succeeding year, as Women's Suffrage Month in Virginia.
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2020-08-18
To House Rules Committee
VAHB5021IntroCollective bargaining; prohibited considerations during negotiations. Prohibits any local ordinance or resolution granting or permitting collective bargaining from permitting consideration during collective bargaining negotiations of any action or di...
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2020-08-17
To House Labor and Commerce Committee
VAHJR5004IntroAbolition Day. Designating December 6, in 2020 and in each succeeding year, as Abolition Day in Virginia.
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2020-08-17
To House Rules Committee
VAHB5008IntroSchool closure; education vouchers; emergency. Requires, in the event that a public school in the Commonwealth is closed for in-person instruction for 30 or more days during a school year, the parent of an enrolled student who withdraws his child fro...
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2020-08-11
To House Education Committee
VAHJR5001IntroConstitutional amendment (first reference); executive power; state of emergency; special session. Limits the authority of the Governor to issue an executive order declaring a state of emergency that restricts, limits, or prohibits otherwise lawful ac...
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2020-07-29
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB438PassWorkers' compensation; post-traumatic stress disorder; law-enforcement officers and firefighters. Provides that post-traumatic stress disorder incurred by a law-enforcement officer or firefighter is compensable under the Virginia Workers' Compensatio...
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2020-04-22
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1206)
VAHB831PassUtility easements; location of broadband and other communications facilities. Declares that it is the policy of the Commonwealth that (i) easements for the location and use of electric and communications facilities may be used to provide or expand br...
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2020-04-10
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1132)
VAHB1631PassAdditional sales and use tax in Charlotte County; appropriations to incorporated towns for educational purposes. Authorizes Charlotte County to impose an additional local sales and use tax at a rate not to exceed one percent, as determined by the gov...
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2020-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0705)
VAHB491PassDepartment of Agriculture and Consumer Services; industrial hemp industry working group; report. Directs the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to convene a working group to assess the opportunities for development and manufacturing in t...
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2020-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0745)
VAHB1506PassPharmacists; prescribing, dispensing, and administration of controlled substances. Allows a pharmacist to initiate treatment with and dispense and administer certain drugs and devices to persons 18 years of age or older in accordance with a statewide...
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2020-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0731)
VAHB1641PassCoal ash ponds; private wells and public water supply wells; resident notification. Requires a utility, defined in the bill as the owner or operator of a coal ash pond in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, to complete a survey of all private wells and pub...
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2020-04-02
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0625)
VAHB1597PassGO Virginia grants; matching funds. Allows a locality to use funds awarded from the Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission as matching funds for a GO Virginia grant award. No other state funds are authorized to be used as a source of matching funds...
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2020-03-31
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0525)
VAHB962PassHemp products intended for smoking. Prohibits the sale to persons under age 21 of hemp products intended for smoking.
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2020-03-23
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0406)
VAHB388PassSpecial license to hunt elk. Authorizes the Board of Game and Inland Fisheries (the Board) to create a special license for hunting elk in the elk management zone that is required in addition to a general hunting license. The bill authorizes the Board...
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2020-03-12
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0309)
VAHB1601PassStaunton State Scenic River designation. Adds the 11.5-mile segment of the Staunton River between the U.S. Route 360 bridge and the Staunton River State Park boat landing as a component of the Virginia Scenic Rivers System. The segment of the Staunto...
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2020-03-12
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0320)
VAHR151EngrossCommemorating the life and legacy of Boaz Fleming.
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2020-03-07
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VAHR173EngrossCommending Rosa B. Price.
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2020-03-07
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VAHR190EngrossCelebrating the life of Lorine Bernice Allen Jordan.
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2020-03-07
Agreed to by House
VAHJR450PassCelebrating the life of Robert Holt Evans, Sr.
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2020-03-05
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ450ER)
VAHJR454PassCelebrating the life of Maria Bonazzoli Bourne.
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2020-03-05
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ454ER)
VAHJR321PassCommending Robert W. Duncan.
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2020-03-04
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ321ER)
VAHJR353PassCommending the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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2020-03-04
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ353ER)
VAHJR317PassCommending the Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads.
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2020-03-04
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ317ER)
VAHJR108PassYear of the Eye Exam. Designates 2020 as the Year of the Eye Exam in Virginia.
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2020-03-03
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ108ER)
VAHB1304PassPharmacy technicians and pharmacy technician trainees; registration. Amends eligibility criteria for registration as a pharmacy technician to include a requirement that the individual has (i) successfully completed or was enrolled in a Board of Pharm...
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2020-03-03
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0102)
VAHB1633EngrossBoard of Education; school modernization loan interest rate subsidy payments; eligibility. Requires the Board of Education to establish a program to use Literary Fund proceeds to subsidize interest payments on certain loans made by the Virginia Publi...
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2020-03-02
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHR118PassCelebrating the life of Emma Carrington Edmunds.
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2020-03-02
Bill text as passed House (HR118ER)
VAHR119PassCelebrating the life of Julius Hudson Reese, Jr.
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2020-03-02
Bill text as passed House (HR119ER)
VAHJR4PassCelebrating the life of Alan Arnold Diamonstein.
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2020-02-28
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ4ER)
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