Virginia Delegate Marcus Simon [D]

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VAHJR8Engross
50%
Black Women's History Month. Designates April, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Black Women's History Month in Virginia. Black Women's History Month. Designates April, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Black Women's History Month in Vir...
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2024-02-23
Reported from Rules by voice vote
VAHB634Engross
50%
Residential dwelling units; rentals for 30 consecutive days or longer. Prohibits a locality from enacting or enforcing an ordinance that bans the rental of residential dwelling units for 30 consecutive days or longer. The bill allows a locality by or...
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2024-02-23
Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
VAHJR17Engross
50%
Disability Pride Month. Designates July, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Disability Pride Month in Virginia.
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2024-02-23
Reported from Rules by voice vote
VAHB85Engross
50%
Mineral mining and processing; use of cyanide or a cyanide compound prohibited. Prohibits any miner or other person from using cyanide or a cyanide compound in any mineral mining or processing operation.
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2024-02-23
Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
VAHB255Engross
50%
Adult wellness screening; sickle cell anemia or sickle cell trait. Provides that every adult resident of the Commonwealth may be offered screening tests for sickle cell disease or the sickle cell trait and requires that the health care professional i...
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2024-02-23
Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
VAHB1114Engross
50%
Penalties for failure to appear; contempt. Provides that any person (i) charged with any offense or (ii) convicted of any offense and execution of sentence is suspended who willfully fails to appear before any court or judicial officer as required is...
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2024-02-23
VOTE: Adoption (54-Y 42-N)
VAHB1Engross
50%
Minimum wage. Increases the minimum wage from the current rate of $12.00 per hour to $13.50 per hour effective January 1, 2025, and to $15.00 per hour effective January 1, 2026. The bill satisfies a reenactment clause included in Chapters 1204 and 12...
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2024-02-23
Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N)
VAHB187Engross
50%
Average teacher salary in the Commonwealth; national average. Requires the Governor's introduced budget bills for the 2025, 2026, and 2027 Regular Sessions of the General Assembly to propose funding for, and state funding to be provided pursuant to t...
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2024-02-23
Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
VAHB571Engross
50%
Policies on parental notification of instructional material that includes sexually explicit content; scope and use. Provides that nothing in the law requiring the Department of Education to develop and make available to each school board model polici...
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2024-02-23
Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
VAHB1167Engross
50%
Local prohibition on the sale of English ivy; civil penalty. Authorizes any locality to adopt an ordinance prohibiting the sale of English ivy, with violations punishable by a civil penalty not to exceed $50 for a first violation and not to exceed $2...
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2024-02-23
Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N)
VAHB525Engross
50%
Casino gaming; limits on required local referendums. Provides that the governing body of any eligible host city that holds a local referendum on the question of whether casino gaming should be permitted in such city that subsequently fails shall be p...
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2024-02-23
Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 1-N)
VAHJR13Engross
50%
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Month of Awareness. Designates May, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Month of Awareness in Virginia. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Month of Awareness. Designates May, in 2024 and ...
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2024-02-23
Reported from Rules by voice vote
VAHB1381Engross
50%
Center for Rural Virginia; name change. Renames the Center for Rural Virginia as the Senator Frank M. Ruff, Jr. Center for Rural Virginia.
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2024-02-23
Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
VAHJR78Engross
50%
FIRST Robotics Day. Designates March 31, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as FIRST Robotics Day in Virginia.
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2024-02-23
Reported from Rules by voice vote
VAHB47Engross
50%
Invasive plant species; retail sales. Requires, for the retail sale of any invasive plant species on a list established by the Department of Conservation and Recreation, such plant be accompanied by conspicuous signage that identifies the plant as in...
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2024-02-22
Passed Senate with substitute (31-Y 9-N)
VAHB238Engross
50%
Health insurance; coverage for colorectal cancer screening. Requires health insurers to provide coverage for examinations and laboratory tests related to colorectal cancer screening in accordance with the American Cancer Society guidelines for colore...
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2024-02-22
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
VAHB570Engross
50%
Prescription Drug Affordability Board established; drug cost affordability review. Establishes the Prescription Drug Affordability Board for the purpose of protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth and other stakeholders within the health care syst...
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2024-02-22
[Hearing: Feb 26]
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB407Engross
50%
Child Care Subsidy Program; categorical eligibility for certain families. Provides that any family that receives public assistance through Medicaid or the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children shall be deemed to cate...
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2024-02-22
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB1269Engross
50%
Barrier crimes; adult substance abuse and mental health services; exception. Creates an exception to the barrier crime rules for employment at an adult substance abuse or mental health treatment program that permits persons convicted of certain offen...
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2024-02-22
VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 98-N)
VAHB1539Engross
50%
Abortion or other reproductive health care services; prohibitions on extradition for certain crimes; prohibited practices under Virginia Consumer Protection Act. Provides that no demand for extradition of a person charged with a criminal violation of...
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2024-02-22
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VAHJR172PassCommending Marie Ridder.
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2024-02-22
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHJR180PassCommending the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles.
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2024-02-22
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHB54Engross
50%
Charter; City of Falls Church; qualifications Charter; City of Falls Church; qualifications of members of boards and commissions. Repeals certain provisions in the City of Falls Church charter related to qualifications of persons appointed to boards ...
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2024-02-21
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
VAHB63Engross
50%
Criminal cases; request for a jury to ascertain punishment. Provides that an accused may withdraw a request for a jury to ascertain punishment up until the commencement of the sentencing proceeding. The bill also provides that counsel for either part...
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2024-02-21
Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)
VAHB102Engross
50%
Compensation of court-appointed counsel. Raises the limitation of fees that court-appointed counsel can receive for representation on various offenses in district and circuit courts. Compensation of court-appointed counsel. Raises the limitation of ...
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2024-02-21
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB46Enroll
75%
Firearm transfers to another person from a prohibited person. Provides that a person who is prohibited from possessing a firearm because such person is subject to a protective order or has been convicted of an assault and battery of a family or house...
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2024-02-21
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB46ER)
VAHB418Engross
50%
Civil actions filed on behalf of multiple persons; class actions. Provides that one or more members of a class may, as representative parties on behalf of all members, bring a civil action or may be proceeded against in a civil action provided that (...
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2024-02-21
VOTE: Adoption (51-Y 49-N)
VAHB398Engross
50%
Public elementary and secondary schools; student discipline; leveled administrative responses to student behavior. Prohibits, except in certain cases involving firearms, drugs, adjudications of delinquency, convictions of certain crimes, or certain a...
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2024-02-21
To Senate Education: Public Education Committee
VAHB257Engross
50%
Prescription of opioids; sickle cell anemia. Exempts prescribers from certain requirements of the Prescription Monitoring Program related to prescribing opioids if the opioid is prescribed to a patient for pain management related to sickle cell anemi...
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2024-02-21
To Senate Education: Health Professions Committee
VAHB48Enroll
75%
Public institutions of higher education; admissions applications; legacy admissions and admissions based on donor status prohibited. Prohibits any public institution of higher education from providing any manner of preferential treatment in the admis...
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2024-02-21
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB48ER)
VAHB624Engross
50%
Equity in public school funding; student need; English language learner and at-risk students. Amends Standard of Quality 2 by (i) requiring state funding to be provided to support ratios of instructional positions to English language learner students...
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2024-02-21
To Senate Education: Public Education Committee
VAHB18Engross
50%
Hate crimes and discrimination; ethnic animosity; Hate crimes and discrimination; ethnic animosity; penalties. Provides that it is the policy of the Commonwealth to safeguard all individuals within the Commonwealth from unlawful discrimination in emp...
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2024-02-21
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB84Engross
50%
Mineral mining and exploration; public notification. Requires an explorer conducting any mineral exploration activities, as those terms are defined in the bill, prior to the start of such activities, to (i) publish a notice in a newspaper having a ge...
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2024-02-20
Passed by indefinitely in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (10-Y 5-N)
VAHR177Intro
25%
Commending the Honorable Michael P. Mullin.
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2024-02-20
Presented and laid on Speaker's table 24101079D
VAHB22Engross
50%
Manufacture, importation, sale, etc., of auto sears; prohibition; penalty. Prohibits the manufacture, importation, sale or offer to sell, possession, transfer, or transportation of an auto sear, defined in the bill as a device made of any material de...
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2024-02-19
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB100Engross
50%
Child labor offenses; civil penalties. Increases from $10,000 to $25,000 the civil penalty for each violation of child labor laws that results in the employment of a child who is seriously injured or dies in the course of employment. The bill also in...
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2024-02-19
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB173Engross
50%
Manufacture, import, sale, transfer, or possession of plastic firearms and unfinished frames or receivers and unserialized firearms prohibited; penalties. Creates a Class 5 felony for any person who knowingly manufactures or assembles, imports, purch...
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2024-02-19
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB183Engross
50%
Storage of firearms in a residence where a minor or person prohibited from possessing a firearm is present; penalty. Requires any person who possesses a firearm in a residence where such person knows that a minor under 18 years of age or a person who...
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2024-02-19
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB467Engross
50%
Establishment by localities of certain real estate contract disclosures prohibited. Prohibits localities from establishing or enforcing a mandatory disclosure requirement for a real estate licensee, any party to a contract for the sale or listing of ...
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2024-02-19
To Senate General Laws and Technology Committee
VAHB315Engross
50%
Department of Medical Assistance Services; lien for claim of personal injuries. Creates a process by which a lien in favor of the Department of Medical Assistance Services on a claim for personal injuries may be satisfied upon the request of the inju...
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2024-02-19
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHR119PassCommending Blake Corum.
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2024-02-19
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VAHJR166Intro
25%
Celebrating the life of Michelle Antonette Leete.
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2024-02-19
Passed by for the day
VAHB2Engross
50%
Purchase, sale, transfer, etc., of assault firearms Purchase, sale, transfer, etc., of assault firearms and certain ammunition feeding devices prohibited; penalty. Creates a Class 1 misdemeanor for any person who imports, sells, manufactures, purchas...
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2024-02-19
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHJR120PassCommending the ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation.
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2024-02-15
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHB45Engross
50%
Earned sentence credits; incarceration prior to entry of final order of conviction. Provides that any period of incarceration in any correctional facility for which a person was held on the charge of conviction, including any period of incarceration ...
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2024-02-14
[Hearing: Feb 26 @ 8:00 am]
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB175Engross
50%
Carrying assault firearms in public areas prohibited; penalty. Prohibits the carrying of certain semi-automatic center-fire rifles, pistols, and shotguns on any public street, road, alley, sidewalk, or public right-of-way or in any public park or any...
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2024-02-14
[Hearing: Feb 26 @ 8:00 am]
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1339Engross
50%
Exemptions from garnishment and lien; householder; total value. Increases from $25,000 to $50,000 the amount that a householder may hold exempt from the creditor process for real or personal property that the householder or his dependent uses as a pr...
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2024-02-14
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB736Engross
50%
Veterans' Services Protection Act; prohibited practices; penalty. Creates the Veterans' Services Protection Act to prohibit any person from receiving compensation for preparing, presenting, prosecuting, advising, consulting, or assisting any individu...
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2024-02-14
[Hearing: Feb 26]
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB362Engross
50%
Purchase, possession, or transportation of firearm following an assault and battery against a person in a dating relationship with the alleged offender, penalty. Provides that any person who knowingly and intentionally purchases, possesses, or transp...
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2024-02-14
[Hearing: Feb 26 @ 8:00 am]
To Senate Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1513Engross
50%
Active-duty status for any service member injured while in the line of duty. Provides that the Adjutant General may maintain state active-duty status for any service member injured while in the line of duty during the course of a state active-duty mi...
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2024-02-14
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
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