Virginia Delegate Matt Fariss [R]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
VAHB4PassSchool principals; incident reports. Requires that school principals report to law enforcement certain enumerated acts that may constitute a misdemeanor offense and report to the parents of any minor student who is the specific object of such act tha...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-27
Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 793 (effective 7/1/22)
VAHB1272PassPublic elementary and secondary schools and public school-based early childhood care and education programs; student instruction; masks. Requires, except in the case of the 10 unscheduled remote learning days otherwise permitted by law or in certain ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0780)
VAHB873PassPublic elementary and secondary schools; threat assessment team membership; law-enforcement liaison for certain school administrators. Requires, in the case of any public elementary or secondary school in which a school resource officer is employed, ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0769)
VAHB1170PassCharter; Town of Appomattox; election and appointment of officers; time of election. Makes various changes to reflect the Town of Appomattox's shift to November municipal elections in 2022.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0321)
VAHB481PassHospitals; price transparency. Requires every hospital to make information about standard charges for items and services provided by the hospital available on the hospital's website by July 1, 2023. The bill directs the Secretary of Health and Human ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0297)
VAHB740PassCatalytic converters; penalties. Makes it a Class 6 felony for a person to willfully break, injure, tamper with, or remove any part or parts of any vehicle, aircraft, boat, or vessel for the purpose of injuring, defacing, or destroying said vehicle, ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0664)
VAHB49PassJames State Scenic River. Designates an additional 37-mile portion of the James River running through Nelson and Appomattox Counties as a component of the Virginia Scenic Rivers System. The bill also provides that nothing in the Scenic Rivers Act sha...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0175)
VAHB50PassSafe haven protections; hotline to provide information about infant relinquishment laws and options. Directs the Department of Social Services to establish a toll-free, 24-hour hotline to make information about the Commonwealth's safe haven laws that...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0174)
VAHB1345PassVirginia Transplant Council; membership. Adds Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters to the membership of the Virginia Transplant Council.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0072)
VAHB756PassBail for a person accused of a crime that is an act of violence; notice to attorney for the Commonwealth. Requires a magistrate to transmit within 24 hours a copy of the checklist for bail determination form to the attorney for the Commonwealth when ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0047)
VAHB283PassHuman trafficking training for law-enforcement personnel. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish training standards for law-enforcement personnel regarding the recognition, prevention, and reporting of human trafficking.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0045)
VAHB833Engross

Sine Die
Group violence intervention; establishment of Operation Ceasefire Grant Fund. Creates the Operation Ceasefire Grant Fund (the Fund) to be managed by the Office of the Attorney General. The bill provides that moneys in the Fund shall be used to implem...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB935Engross

Sine Die
Income tax refunds for individuals or married persons filing a joint return. Provides an income tax refund of up to $300 for individuals and up to $600 for married persons filing a joint return for taxable year 2021 on or before November 1, 2022. The...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB1128Engross

Sine Die
Income tax; military benefits subtraction; emergency. Establishes an income tax subtraction for up to $20,000 of military benefits in taxable year 2022, up to $30,000 in taxable year 2023, and up to $40,000 in taxable year 2024 and each year thereaft...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHJR449PassCommending Bob Brown.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-12
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ449ER)
VAHB935Engross

Sine Die
Income tax refunds for individuals or married persons filing a joint return. Provides an income tax refund of up to $300 for individuals and up to $600 for married persons filing a joint return for taxable year 2021 on or before November 1, 2022. The...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB1128Engross

Sine Die
Income tax; military benefits subtraction; emergency. Establishes an income tax subtraction for up to $20,000 of military benefits in taxable year 2022, up to $30,000 in taxable year 2023, and up to $40,000 in taxable year 2024 and each year thereaft...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB833Engross

Sine Die
Group violence intervention; establishment of Operation Ceasefire Grant Fund. Creates the Operation Ceasefire Grant Fund (the Fund) to be managed by the Office of the Attorney General. The bill provides that moneys in the Fund shall be used to implem...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB994PassBoard of Education; Child Care Subsidy Program; Armed Forces; examination and report. Directs the Board of Education to determine the feasibility of amending its regulations to permit all active duty members of the Armed Forces of the United States w...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0023)
VAHB1303PassVirginia Freedom of Information Act; Virginia Parole Board member votes. Provides that individual votes of the members of the Virginia Parole Board are public records and subject to the provisions of the Virginia Freedom of Information Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0025)
VAHB1129PassSchool safety audits; law-enforcement officers. Requires each local school board to require its schools to collaborate with the chief law-enforcement officer of the locality or his designee when conducting required school safety audits. Under current...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0022)
VAHR228PassCommending Paul Marik, M.D.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-11
Bill text as passed House (HR228ER)
VAHJR309PassCelebrating the life of Nikia Yvonne Shaw.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ309ER)
VAHJR351PassCommending Edgar Martin Wright, Jr.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ351ER)
VAHJR339PassCommending the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ339ER)
VAHJR385PassCelebrating the life of Connor Garstka.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ385ER)
VAHJR320PassCommending Dr. William R. Harvey.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ320ER)
VAHJR366PassCommending Glenn DuBois, Ph.D.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ366ER)
VAHJR396PassCelebrating the life of Adam Jeffery Oakes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ396ER)
VAHR97PassCommending the Rustburg High School softball team. Commending the Rustburg High School softball team.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-08
Bill text as passed House (HR97ER)
VAHR95PassCommending the Toga Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. Commending the Toga Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-08
Bill text as passed House (HR95ER)
VAHR96PassCommending the Rustburg High School girls' volleyball team. Commending the Rustburg High School girls' volleyball team.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-08
Bill text as passed House (HR96ER)
VAHR94PassCommending the Appomattox County High School softball team. Commending the Appomattox County High School softball team.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-08
Bill text as passed House (HR94ER)
VAHR120PassCelebrating the life of the Reverend Dr. Coolidge Elmo Rhodes, Sr.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-08
Bill text as passed House (HR120ER)
VAHJR367PassCommending Ryan Zimmerman.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-08
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ367ER)
VAHR122PassCelebrating the life of Alyson Sudow Bailey.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-08
Bill text as passed House (HR122ER)
VAHB775Engross

Sine Die
Religious freedom; applicability of certain executive orders. Provides that no rule, regulation, or order issued by the Governor or other governmental entity pursuant to the Commonwealth of Virginia Emergency Services and Disaster Law of 2000 applies...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-07
Failed to report (defeated) in General Laws and Technology (7-Y 7-N)
VAHB304Engross

Sine Die
Abortion; born alive infant; treatment and care; penalty. Requires every health care provider licensed by the Board of Medicine who attempts to terminate a pregnancy to (i) exercise the same degree of professional skill, care, and diligence to preser...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-04
Passed by indefinitely in Rules (11-Y 4-N)
VAHR71PassRussia; boycott of goods and services. Encouraging all residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia to boycott all goods and services originating in Russia.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-03
Bill text as passed House (HR71ER)
VAHJR26PassWorld Polio Day. Designates October 24, in 2022 and in each succeeding year, as World Polio Day in Virginia.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-01
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ26ER)
VAHJR136PassGirl Scout Week. Designates the week of March 12, in 2022 and in each succeeding year, as Girl Scout Week in Virginia.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-01
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ136ER)
VAHB1144Engross

Sine Die
Rate of tax on gasoline and diesel fuel. Lowers the rate of tax on gasoline and diesel fuel on July 1, 2022, from 26.2 cents per gallon to 21.2 cents per gallon on gasoline and from 27 cents per gallon to 20.2 cents per gallon on diesel fuel, the rat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-01
Passed by indefinitely in Finance and Appropriations (12-Y 4-N)
VAHR64PassCommemorating the life and legacy of Robert Walter Johnson, M.D.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-28
Bill text as passed House (HR64ER)
VAHJR176PassCommending Keswick Hunt Club.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ176ER)
VAHB1009Engross

Sine Die
Department of Education; policy on sexually explicit content in instructional material. Requires the Department of Education to develop and each local school board to adopt model policies for ensuring parental notification of any instructional materi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-24
Failed to report (defeated) in Education and Health (7-Y 8-N)
VAHB956Engross

Sine Die
Absentee voting; deadline for returning absentee ballot. Requires that an absentee ballot be received before the closing of the polls on election day in order to be counted. Currently, an absentee ballot that is received after the closing of the poll...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-22
Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (9-Y 6-N)
VAHR39PassCelebrating the life of Ronald Bowen Watson.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-21
Bill text as passed House (HR39ER)
VAHB883Engross

Sine Die
Project labor agreements; prevailing wage; collective bargaining for employees of local governments. Provides that state agencies, when engaged in procuring products or services or letting contracts for construction, manufacture, maintenance, or oper...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-21
Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (12-Y 3-N)
VAHJR235PassCommending Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-18
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ235ER)
VAHJR202PassCommending the Virginia Manufacturers Association.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-17
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ202ER)
Syndicate content
feedback