Virginia Delegate Patrick Hope [D]

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VAHB100IntroMethod of execution; lethal injection drugs. Eliminates the provision making the identities of (i) any pharmacy or outsourcing facility that enters into a contract with the Department of Corrections for the compounding of drugs necessary to carry out...
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2017-12-13
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB88IntroMarijuana field test; evidence at trial. Provides that a law-enforcement officer is permitted to testify as to the results of any field test approved by the Department of Forensic Science regarding whether or not any plant material is marijuana in an...
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2017-12-09
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB75IntroSame-sex marriages; civil unions. Repeals the statutory prohibitions on same-sex marriages and civil unions or other arrangements between persons of the same sex purporting to bestow the privileges and obligations of marriage. These prohibitions are ...
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2017-12-06
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB53IntroPersons acquitted by reason of insanity; evaluation. Provides that a person acquitted of a crime by reason of insanity may, based on the determination of the Commissioner of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, be evaluated for commitment or...
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2017-12-01
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB52IntroCompetency and sanity evaluations; location of evaluation. Requires that evaluations to determine whether a person is competent to stand trial or to determine a person's sanity at the time of the commission of a criminal offense be conducted on an ou...
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2017-12-01
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB50IntroLocal school boards; school meal policies. Requires each local school board to adopt policies that (i) prohibit school board employees from publicly identifying or stigmatizing a student who cannot pay for a meal at school or who owes a meal debt, in...
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2017-11-30
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB47IntroPayday Lending Prohibition Act; penalties. Prohibits any person from engaging in any business that consists in whole or in part of making, offering, arranging, or acting as an agent in the making of loans on the security of (i) a check or other draft...
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2017-11-30
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB36IntroSchool calendar; opening day of the school year. Makes local school boards responsible for setting the school calendar and determining the opening day of the school year and eliminates the post-Labor Day opening requirement and "good cause" scenarios...
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2017-11-28
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB24IntroSales and use tax exemption; menstrual supplies; "The Dignity Act." Exempts menstrual supplies from sales and use tax.
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2017-11-28
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB37IntroNonpayment of wages; private action. Affirms that an employee has cause of action against an employer who fails to pay wages to recover the wages and prejudgment interest at eight percent annually from the date the wages were due. The measure provide...
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2017-11-28
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB21IntroReproductive health services. Requires health benefit Reproductive health services. Requires health benefit plans to cover the costs of specified health care services, drugs, devices, products, and procedures related to reproductive health, including...
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2017-11-24
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB18IntroTransient occupancy tax; Arlington County. Removes the sunset date, July 1, 2018, from Arlington County's authority to impose a transient occupancy tax at a rate not to exceed 0.25% to be used for the purpose of promoting tourism and business travel ...
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2017-11-20
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB17IntroGrand larceny; threshold. Increases from $200 to $500 the threshold amount of money taken or value of goods or chattel taken at which the crime rises from petit larceny to grand larceny. The bill increases the threshold by the same amount for the cla...
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2017-11-20
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB11IntroIn-state tuition; domicile; individuals granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Declares, absent congressional intent to the contrary, that any individual currently granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals by U.S. Citizenship and Immigr...
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2017-11-20
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB7IntroCampaign finance; prohibited personal use. Prohibits any person from converting any moneys, securities, or like intangible personal property contributed to a candidate or a candidate's campaign committee to his personal use, the personal use of the c...
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2017-11-20
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB8IntroPublic procurement; agreements with labor organizations. Repeals provisions requiring state agencies to ensure that neither the state agency nor any construction manager acting on behalf of the state agency, in its bid specifications, project agreeme...
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2017-11-20
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB10IntroHate crimes; gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability; penalty. Adds disability, gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation to the categories of victims whose intentional selection for a hate crime involving assault, assault an...
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2017-11-20
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB6IntroSecurity freezes; elimination of fees. Prohibits a credit reporting agency from requiring a consumer to pay a fee to place a security freeze on the consumer's credit report. Currently, a consumer may be required to pay a fee of no more than $10 to pl...
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2017-11-20
Committee Referral Pending
VAHB1491PassBackground checks; exceptions; sponsored living and shared residential service providers. Allows a provider licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services or a community services board to approve as a sponsored residential...
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2017-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0775)
VAHB2136PassWashington Metrorail Safety Commission Interstate Compact. Authorizes Virginia to become a signatory to the Washington Metrorail Safety Commission Interstate Compact. The compact establishes a state safety oversight authority for the Washington Metro...
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2017-03-24
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0696)
VAHB2267PassHealth benefit plans; coverage for hormonal contraceptives. Requires any health benefit plan that is amended, renewed, or delivered on or after January 1, 2018, that provides coverage for hormonal contraceptives to cover up to a 12-month supply of ho...
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2017-03-24
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0716)
VAHB2395PassPublic schools; dyslexia advisor. Requires one reading specialist employed by each local school board that employs a reading specialist to have training in the identification of and the appropriate interventions, accommodations, and teaching techniqu...
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2017-03-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0626)
VAHB1734PassVirginia Parole Board; exceptions to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Requires guidance documents of the Virginia Parole Board to be available as public records under FOIA.
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2017-03-16
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0620)
VAHB2410PassProviding support to terrorist organizations; penalty. Provides that any person who knowingly provides any material support to an individual or organization whose primary objective is to commit an act of terrorism and does so with the intent to furth...
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2017-03-16
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0624)
VAHB1508PassDepartment of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; critical incident reports; licensed programs. Requires the Commissioner of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to provide a written report setting forth the known facts of serious i...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0455)
VAHB1820PassReal property tax; board of equalization in certain counties. Requires that the board of equalization of real estate assessments in any county having the county manager plan of government (Arlington County) be composed of an odd number of not less th...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0435)
VAHB1996PassIncompetent defendants; psychiatric treatment. Requires that a defendant who is found incompetent to stand trial for a crime and who is ordered to receive treatment to restore his competency at an inpatient hospital be transferred to and accepted by ...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0461)
VAHB2306PassArlington County School Board; maximum salary of members. Removes the $25,000 cap on the salary of certain members of the Arlington County School Board, thereby permitting each member of such school board to be paid a salary in accordance with the ge...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0323)
VAHB2396PassVirginia Public Procurement Act; SWaM program; participation of employment service organziations. Provides that contracts and subcontracts awarded to employment services organizations shall be credited toward the small business, women-owned, and mino...
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2017-03-13
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0397)
VAHJR646IntroCelebrating the life of the Honorable Johnny S. Joannou.
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2017-02-25
Failed to pass in House
VAHJR942PassCelebrating the life of Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator William Ryan Owens.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ942ER)
VAHJR974PassCelebrating the life of Senior Chief Petty Officer Scott C. Dayton.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ974ER)
VAHJR1048PassCommending Paralyzed Veterans of America.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ1048ER)
VAHJR1043PassCommending the Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ1043ER)
VAHJR1044PassCommending Falls Church City Public Schools.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ1044ER)
VAHJR1046PassCommending the Virginia Commission for the Arts.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ1046ER)
VAHJR1087PassCommending The Barns at Hamilton Station Vineyards.
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2017-02-24
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ1087ER)
VAHB1736PassJoint Commission on Health Care; sunset. Extends the expiration of the Joint Commission on Health Care from July 1, 2018, to July 1, 2022. This bill is identical to SB 1043.
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2017-02-23
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0173)
VAHB1777PassHospitals providing psychiatric services; denials of admission. Requires the Board of Health to promulgate regulations that require each hospital that provides inpatient psychiatric services to establish a protocol that (i) requires, for any refusal ...
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2017-02-23
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0175)
VAHB1878PassSuspension of license of person legally adjudged incapacitated and not competent to drive; notice to DMV Commissioner. Clarifies the roles of the courts and the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles with regard to persons previously legall...
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2017-02-23
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0156)
VAHB1405PassDesignating the Trooper Chad Phillip Dermyer Memorial Designating the Trooper Chad Phillip Dermyer Memorial Bridge. Designates the State Route 143 bridge in the City of Newport News at exit 255 over Interstate 64 the "Trooper Chad Phillip Dermyer Mem...
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2017-02-23
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0148)
VAHB1453PassDispensing of naloxone. Allows a person who is authorized by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to train individuals on the administration of naloxone for use in opioid overdose reversal and who is acting on behalf of an o...
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2017-02-23
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0168)
VAHJR867PassCelebrating the life of the Honorable Charles J. Colgan.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ867ER)
VAHJR913PassCelebrating the life of Ruth Friedenthal Kanter.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ913ER)
VAHJR914PassCommending Dr. Lawrence Spoont.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ914ER)
VAHJR924PassCommending Michael Wardian.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ924ER)
VAHJR925PassCommending the ENDependence Center of Northern Virginia.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ925ER)
VAHJR922PassCommending Maria Elena Calle.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ922ER)
VAHJR938PassCelebrating the life of Ralph McKinley Dillow, Jr.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ938ER)
VAHJR973PassCommending Jennifer Burgin.
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2017-02-23
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ973ER)
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