Virginia Senator Jennifer Boysko [D] | Engrossed

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
VASB1211Engross

Sine Die
Vehicle registration fees; Public Safety Trust Fund. Imposes an additional $4 vehicle registration fee to be deposited into the Public Safety Trust Fund, established by the bill. The moneys in the Public Safety Trust Fund are to be used to eliminate ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
To House Appropriations Committee
VASB1226Engross

Sine Die
Compensation Board; determining staffing and salaries for an attorney for the Commonwealth. Provides that the Compensation Board shall consider workload totals comprehensively, including the use of diversion programs and specialty dockets, when deter...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
To House Appropriations Committee
VASB1401Engross

Sine Die
Standards of Learning assessments; reduction; report. Reduces the total number and type of required Standards of Learning assessments to the minimum requirements established by the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended. T...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
To House Education Committee
VASB1462Engross

Sine Die
Virginia Digital Equity Pilot Program and Fund. Requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to provide a fixed reimbursement for the costs of broadband services to households currently participating in the Supplemental Nut...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
To House Appropriations Committee
VASB1318Engross

Sine Die
Environmental justice; interagency working group; report. Establishes the Interagency Environmental Justice Working Group as an advisory council in the executive branch of state government to further environmental justice in the Commonwealth and dire...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
Failed to pass
VASB1246Engross

Sine Die
Absentee voting; mandatory processing of returned absentee ballots before election day; central absentee voter precinct in the office of the general registrar. Requires certain actions to be taken to process absentee ballots that are returned by mail...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VASB1363Engross

Sine Die
Board of Local and Regional Jails; powers and duties. Restores the authority of the State Board of Local and Regional Jails (the Board) to (i) ensure the development of long-range policies, programs, and plans for corrections services provided at the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
To House Public Safety Committee
VASJR270Engross

Sine Die
Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition; affirmative right to marry. Repeals the constitutional provision defining marriage as only a union between one man and one woman as well as the related pro...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Privileges and Elections by voice vote
VASB1165Engross

Sine Die
Abolition of the death penalty. Abolishes the death penalty, including for those persons currently under a death sentence. The bill provides that no person may be sentenced to death or put to death on or after its effective date for any violation of ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
VASB1225Engross

Sine Die
Broadband services; education. Authorizes school boards to appropriate funds for the purposes of promoting, facilitating, and encouraging the expansion and operation of broadband services for educational purposes. The bill authorizes school boards to...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Education by voice vote
VASB1204Engross

Sine Die
George Mason University; management agreement. Provides a management agreement between the Commonwealth and George Mason University pursuant to the Restructured Higher Education Financial and Administrative Operations Act (§ 23.1-1000 et seq.). ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Education by voice vote
VASB1226Engross

Sine Die
Compensation Board determining staffing and salaries for an attorney for the Commonwealth. Provides that the Compensation Board shall consider workload totals comprehensively, including the use of diversion programs and specialty dockets, when determ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
VASB1223Engross

Sine Die
Transportation electrification; Virginia Energy Plan. Amends the Virginia Energy Plan to include an analysis of electric vehicle charging infrastructure and other infrastructure needed to support the 2045 net-zero carbon target in the transportation ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Labor and Commerce by voice vote
VASB1321Engross

Sine Die
Confirmatory adoption. Expands the stepparent adoption provisions to allow a person who is not the child's stepparent but has a legitimate interest in the child to file a joint petition for adoption with the child's birth parent or parent by adoption...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VASB1276Engross

Sine Die
Essential health benefits; abortion coverage. Removes the prohibition on the provision of coverage for abortions in any qualified health insurance plan that is sold or offered for sale through a health benefits exchange established or operating in Vi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Labor and Commerce by voice vote
VASB1227Engross

Sine Die
State plan for medical assistance; payment of medical assistance; 12-month supply of hormonal contraceptives. Directs the Board of Medical Assistance Services to include in the state plan for medical assistance a provision for the payment of medical ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VASB1150Engross

Sine Die
Department of Veterans Services; Military Spouse Liaison; position created. Establishes the position of Military Spouse Liaison (the Liaison) in the Department of Veterans Services to conduct outreach and advocate on behalf of military spouses in the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in General Laws by voice vote
VASB1259Engross

Sine Die
Virginia Highway Corporation Act; alteration of certificate of authority; powers and duties of the State Corporation Commission. Requires any application for a transfer, extension, or amendment of a certificate of authority issued under the Virginia ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Transportation by voice vote
VASB1197Engross

Sine Die
Virginia housing opportunity tax credit. Establishes, starting in taxable year 2021, a Virginia housing opportunity tax credit, which is equal to the amount of the federal low-income housing tax credit allocated or allowed by the Virginia Housing Dev...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Finance by voice vote
VASB1410Engross

Sine Die
Prohibited discrimination; status as active military or a military spouse. Prohibits discrimination in public accommodations, employment, and housing on the basis of a person's status as active military or a military spouse. Prohibited discriminatio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in General Laws by voice vote
VASB1316Engross

Sine Die
Child care providers; background check portability; subsidy pilot program; report. Exempts prospective employees and volunteers of certain child care providers from statutory background check requirements where the individual completed a background c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VASB1315Engross

Sine Die
Criminal proceedings; consideration of mental condition and intellectual and developmental disabilities. Permits the admission of evidence offered by the defendant concerning a defendant's mental condition at the time of an alleged offense, including...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
VASB1181Engross

Sine Die
Special immigrant juvenile status; jurisdiction. Permits the Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court to retain jurisdiction in cases where a child has petitioned the court to make findings of fact that would allow the child to apply for or rec...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
VASB1310Engross

Sine Die
Employment; domestic service; Human Rights Act. Provides that individuals who are engaged in providing domestic service are not excluded from employee protection laws and laws regarding the payment of wages. The measure also provides that the prohibi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Labor and Commerce by voice vote
VASB1379Engross

Sine Die
Humane Cosmetics Act; civil penalties. Prohibits a cosmetics manufacturer from: (i) conducting or contracting for cosmetic animal testing that occurs in the Commonwealth on or after January 1, 2022, (ii)manufacturing or importing for profit into the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Labor and Commerce by voice vote
VASB1387Engross

Sine Die
Public institutions of higher education; certain students; financial assistance programs Provides that students who meet the criteria to be deemed eligible for in-state tuition regardless of their citizenship or immigration status shall be afforded t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Education by voice vote
VASB1111Engross

Sine Die
Elections; preservation of order at the polls; powers of officers of election. Removes the power of officers of election, in the event that no law-enforcement officer is in attendance, to appoint a person who is not a law-enforcement officer to have ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Privileges and Elections by voice vote
VASB1221Engross

Sine Die
Operation of the Loudoun County local health department. Allows Loudoun County to enter into a contract with the Department of Health for the local administration of local health services. Currently, the local department of health is operated as a jo...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VASB1421Engross

Sine Die
Brain injury; definition. Eliminates the requirement that an injury occur before the age of 65 to constitute a brain injury as that term is used in the context of licensure of private providers of behavioral health services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VASB1458Engross

Sine Die
Secretary of Commerce and Trade; Identity Management Standards Advisory Council. Transfers the management of the Identity Management Standards Advisory Council from the Secretary of Administration to the Secretary of Commerce and Trade. The bill also...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Communications, Technology and Innovation by voice vote
VASB1211Engross

Sine Die
Vehicle registration fees; Public Safety Trust Fund. Imposes an additional $4 vehicle registration fee to be deposited into the Public Safety Trust Fund, established by the bill. The moneys in the Public Safety Trust Fund are to be used to eliminate ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Transportation by voice vote
VASB1413Engross

Sine Die
Provision of broadband capacity by Phase I or Phase II electric utilities. Makes permanent the pilot program under which a Phase I or Phase II electric utility is permitted to petition the State Corporation Commission to provide broadband capacity to...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Labor and Commerce by voice vote
VASB1196Engross

Sine Die
Teachers and other licensed school board employees; cultural competency. The bill requires teacher, principal, and division superintendent evaluations to include an evaluation of cultural competency. The bill requires every person seeking initial lic...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Education by voice vote
VASJR308Engross

Sine Die
Study; JLARC; impact of COVID-19 on Virginia's public schools, students, and school employees; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study the impact of COVID-19 on Virginia's public schools, students, and school employ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Rules by voice vote
VASB1298Engross

Sine Die
Tourism improvement districts. Authorizes any locality to create a local tourism improvement district plan, consisting of fees charged to businesses and used to fund tourism promotion activities and capital improvements. Under the bill, the locality ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Counties, Cities and Towns by voice vote
VASJR334Engross

Sine Die
Commending Major Wayne R. Lee, Jr., USA, Ret.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VASJR340Engross

Sine Die
Commending Edwin C. Roessler, Jr.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VASJR359Engross

Sine Die
Commending The Lady Chamberlains.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VASJR360Engross

Sine Die
Celebrating the life of Jean Smith Brown.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House
VASJR387Engross

Sine Die
Commending Ron Campbell.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VASJR385Engross

Sine Die
Commending Kirk Kincannon.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VASJR391Engross

Sine Die
Celebrating the life of Lester Zidel.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House
VASJR383Engross

Sine Die
Commending the Reverend Deborah Dodson Parsons.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VASB1318Engross

Sine Die
Environmental justice; interagency working group. Establishes the Interagency Environmental Justice Working Group as an advisory council in the executive branch of state government to further environmental justice in the Commonwealth and directs each...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in General Laws by voice vote
VASB1314Engross

Sine Die
Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority; Office of Education and Labor Market Alignment established; workforce and higher education alignment. Directs the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority to establish an Office of Educa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in General Laws by voice vote
VASB1336Engross

Sine Die
Restricted permits to operate a motor vehicle; ignition interlock systems. Provides that in any criminal case for reckless or improper driving where a defendant's license to operate a motor vehicle, engine, or train is subject to revocation or suspen...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
VASB1220Engross

Sine Die
State facilities; admission of certain aliens. Repeals the requirements that (i) the Commissioner of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services determine the nationality of each person admitted to a state facility and, if the person is an alien, no...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VASB1462Engross

Sine Die
Virginia Digital Equity Pilot Program and Fund. Requires the Department of Social Services to establish a pilot program to provide a fixed reimbursement for the costs of broadband services to households currently participating in the Supplemental Nut...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Continued to Special Session 1 in Communications, Technology and Innovation by voice vote
VASJR390Engross

Sine Die
Commending Jennifer K. Baker.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VASJR384Engross

Sine Die
Commending the Loudoun Medical Reserve Corps.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
Agreed to by House by voice vote
Syndicate content
feedback