Virginia Delegate Rodney Willett [D]

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VAHB2007IntroPrescription drug price transparency. Requires every health carrier, pharmacy benefits manager, wholesale drug distributer, and drug manufacturer to report information about prescription drug prices to the Department of Health and requires the Depart...
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2021-01-23
To House Health, Welfare and Institutions: Health Committee
VAHB1943IntroCharitable Gaming Board; regulations; electronic pull tabs. Prohibits the Charitable Gaming Board from promulgating regulations that prohibit the use of multiple video monitors or touch screens on an electronic pull tab device.
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2021-01-22
Read first time
VAHB2061IntroVirginia Immunization Information System; health care entities; required participation. Requires any health care provider in the Commonwealth that administers immunizations to participate in the Virginia Immunization Information System (VIIS) and rep...
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2021-01-22
Read first time
VAHB2092IntroDepartment of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; background checks; persons providing contractual services. Requires background checks for contract staff providing direct care services for Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental ...
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2021-01-22
To House Appropriations: Health & Human Resources Committee
VAHB2070IntroCommunity services boards; contracts with private providers. Clarifies that community services boards may enter into contracts with private providers for delivery of mental health, developmental, and substance abuse services.
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2021-01-22
Read first time
VAHB1976IntroVirginia Health Workforce Development Authority; mission; membership. Adds to the mission of the Virginia Health Workforce Development Authority (i) developing strategies to increase diversity in the health workforce by examining demographic data on ...
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2021-01-22
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VAHB1982EngrossNutrient credits; use by facility with certain stormwater discharge permit. Authorizes a facility that has been issued a Virginia Pollution Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) permit regulating stormwater discharges to acquire, use, and transfer nut...
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2021-01-22
Printed as engrossed 21102682D-E
VAHB2213IntroStudy; gold mining; prohibition on permitting; report. Directs the Secretary of Natural Resources, the Secretary of Health and Human Resources, and the Secretary of Commerce and Trade to conduct a study of the mining of gold in the Commonwealth. The ...
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2021-01-22
Reported from Rules (13-Y 5-N)
VAHB1913IntroPrograms to address career fatigue and wellness in certain health care providers; civil immunity. Expands civil immunity for health care professionals serving as members of or consultants to entities that function primarily to review, evaluate, or ma...
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2021-01-22
Read first time
VAHB1821EngrossArrest and prosecution when experiencing or reporting overdoses. Prohibits the arrest or prosecution of an individual for the unlawful purchase, possession, or consumption of alcohol, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, int...
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2021-01-22
Printed as engrossed 21102028D-E
VAHB1848EngrossVirginia Human Rights Acts; discrimination on the basis of disability. Adds discrimination on the basis of disability as an unlawful employment practice under the Virginia Human Rights Act. The bill also requires employers, defined in the bill, to ma...
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2021-01-22
VOTE: Passage (99-Y 0-N)
VAHB1968EngrossAbsentee voting; early in person; availability on Sundays. Permits the electoral board or general registrar of a county or city to provide absentee voting in person in the office of the general registrar or voter satellite office on Sundays.
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2021-01-22
Read second time and engrossed
VAHB1905EngrossEconomic education and financial literacy required in middle and high school grades; employment arrangements. Adds to objectives developed and approved by the Board of Education for economics education and financial literacy at the middle and high sc...
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2021-01-22
Read second time and engrossed
VAHB2068IntroLocal Food and Farming Infrastructure Grant Program. Establishes the Local Food and Farming Infrastructure Grant Program and authorizes the Governor to award grants to political subdivisions from the Governor's Agriculture and Forestry Industries Dev...
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2021-01-22
[Hearing: Jan 25]

Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
VAHB1736EngrossSchool personnel; school nurses. Excludes school nurse positions from requirements for student support positions and instead requires each local school board to employ at least one full-time equivalent school nurse position in each elementary school,...
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2021-01-22
Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1736H1
VAHJR525IntroNational Statuary Hall Collection at the United States Capitol; Barbara Rose Johns. Memorializes the Joint Committee of Congress on the Library to approve the request of the Commonwealth to fill its vacant spot in the National Statuary Hall Collectio...
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2021-01-22
Committee substitute printed 21103446D-H1
VAHB2203IntroVirginia Agriculture Food Assistance Program and Fund; established. Requires the Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services (the Commissioner) to establish the Virginia Agriculture Food Assistance Program (VAFA Program) for Virginia farmers an...
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2021-01-22
[Hearing: Jan 25]

Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
VAHB2173EngrossAdvanced recycling; definition. Defines "advanced recycling" as a manufacturing process for the conversion of post-use polymers and recovered feedstocks into basic hydrocarbon raw materials and other materials. The bill also defines "gasification," "...
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2021-01-22
Printed as engrossed 21102840D-E
VAHJR619IntroCommending Little Oil Company, Inc.
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2021-01-22
Presented and laid on Speaker's table 21102539D
VAHR244IntroCommending Henrico County Public Schools School Nutrition Services.
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2021-01-22
Presented and laid on Speaker's table 21103064D
VAHJR605IntroVictims of COVID-19 Remembrance Day. Designating March 14, in 2021 and in each succeeding year, as Victims of COVID-19 Remembrance Day in Virginia.
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2021-01-22
Reported from Rules (18-Y 0-N)
VAHJR565EngrossCelebrating the life of the Honorable Augustus Benton Chafin, Jr.
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2021-01-21
Agreed to by Senate
VAHJR571EngrossCelebrating the life of Alan Zimm.
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2021-01-21
Agreed to by Senate
VAHB1926IntroCentral Virginia Transportation Authority; membership. Adds the Executive Director of the Virginia Port Authority, or his designee, as a nonvoting ex officio member of the Central Virginia Transportation Authority.
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2021-01-21
[Hearing: Jan 26]

Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
VAHB1873EngrossBrain 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.
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2021-01-20
To Senate Education and Health Committee
VAHB1845EngrossAlcoholic beverage control; license fee reform; delay; emergency. Delays the effective date of the 2020 alcoholic beverage control license and fee reform from July 1, 2021, to January 1, 2022. During the period of delay and subject to certain require...
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2021-01-20
To Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee
VAHB2065IntroProduce Rx Program established; report. Directs the Department of Social Services to establish a Produce Rx Program as a three-year pilot program to incentivize consumption of qualifying fruits and vegetables by eligible individuals for whom increase...
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2021-01-20
Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
VAHB1888EngrossAbsentee voting; procedural and process reforms; Absentee voting; procedural and process reforms; availability and accessibility reforms; penalty. Makes various reforms to absentee voting processes and procedures, including those related to availabil...
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2021-01-20
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB1810EngrossVoter registration; failure of online voter registration system; deadline extension. Provides that in the event that a failure of the Virginia online voter registration system occurs prior to the close of registration records, the Governor has the au...
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2021-01-20
To Senate Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB2204IntroGet Skilled, Get a Job, Give Back (G3) Fund and Program established. Establishes the Get Skilled, Get a Job, Give Back (G3) Fund and requires the Virginia Community College System to establish the G3 Program for the purpose of providing financial ass...
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2021-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 25]

Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
VAHR223EngrossCommending Lindsey Pantele.
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2021-01-18
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VAHR224EngrossCommending Erin Franklin.
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2021-01-18
Agreed to by House by voice vote
VAHB1915IntroTeacher compensation; at or above national average. Requires that public school teachers be compensated at a rate that is at or above the national average. Under current law, compensation at such rate is aspirational. The bill requires state funding ...
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2021-01-18
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB1979IntroElectric vehicle rebate program; creation and funding; report. Creates a rebate program for the purchase or lease of new and used electric vehicles, to be administered by the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy. A purchaser or lessee of an elect...
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2021-01-16
To House Finance: Subcommittee #3
VAHB2148IntroSmall renewable energy projects; energy storage. Includes in the definition of a "small renewable energy project" certain energy storage facilities and projects that include storage facility components. Such facilities are eligible for special permit...
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2021-01-15
[Hearing: Jan 27]
To House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources: Natural Resources Committee
VAHB2062IntroFood delivery platforms; agreements required; penalty. Prohibits a food delivery platform, defined in the bill, from submitting orders on behalf of a consumer or arranging for the delivery of an order from a restaurant without first obtaining an agre...
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2021-01-14
To House Labor and Commerce: Subcommittee #1
VAHB2048IntroElectric utility regulation; purchasing from competitive Electric utility regulation; purchasing from competitive suppliers. Authorizes individual retail customers of electric energy to purchase electric energy provided 100 percent from renewable ene...
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2021-01-14
To House Labor and Commerce: Subcommittee #3
VAHB1799IntroSunday hunting; allowed on public lands. Removes the prohibition against hunting or killing on public lands a wild bird or wild animal, including a nuisance species, with a gun, firearm, or other weapon on Sunday. The bill removes the ability of racc...
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2021-01-13
Failed to report (defeated) in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (6-Y 16-N)
VAHB2206IntroChild Care Assistance Program; emergency. Creates the COVID-19 Child Care Assistance Program (the Program) to provide financial assistance for child care to families in need during the public health emergency caused by COVID-19. The bill directs the ...
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2021-01-13
To House Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee
VAHB2164IntroTobacco retail licensing; penalties. The bill prohibits any person from selling any tobacco product at retail without first obtaining a license from the Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (the Authority). The bill prohibits the sale of tobacco prod...
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2021-01-12
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB1879IntroAlcoholic beverage control; sale and delivery of mixed beverages and pre-mixed wine for off-premises consumption. Allows distillers that have been appointed as agents of the Board of Directors (the Board) of the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Au...
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2021-01-12
To House General Laws: ABC/Gaming Committee
VAHB1856IntroElectronic execution of estate planning documents; Uniform Electronic Wills Act. Permits trusts, advance medical directives, and refusals to make anatomical gifts to be signed and notarized, as appropriate, by electronic means. The bill also codifies...
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2021-01-07
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1784IntroDepartment of Small Business and Supplier Diversity; Small Business Procurement Enhancement Program established; report. Establishes the Small Business Procurement Enhancement Program (the Program) with a statewide goal of 42 percent of small busines...
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2020-12-31
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB1594IntroHealth insurance; mandated coverage for hearing aids for minors. Requires health insurers, health maintenance organizations, and corporations providing health care coverage subscription contracts to provide coverage for hearing aids and related servi...
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2020-12-04
To House Labor and Commerce Committee
VAHB268IntroPetition for vacatur and expungement of convictions and police and court records of victims of human trafficking. Allows any person who was a victim of human trafficking at the time of an offense that led to a criminal charge or conviction of certain...
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2020-12-04
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB333EngrossVirginia Minimum Wage Act; exclusions. Eliminates the exclusion in the Virginia Minimum Wage Act for persons whose earning capacity is impaired by physical deficiency, mental illness, or intellectual disability.
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2020-12-04
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1400IntroBoard of Education; graduation requirements; English as a second language courses. Requires the Board of Education, in establishing high school graduation requirements, to permit English as a second language (ESL) courses to satisfy credit requiremen...
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2020-12-04
To House Education Committee
VAHB338IntroVirginia Minimum Wage Act; exemption. Removes the exemption from the Virginia Minimum Wage Act for persons employed in domestic service or in or about a private home or in an eleemosynary institution primarily supported by public funds.
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2020-12-04
To House Labor and Commerce Committee
VAHB553EngrossPolicies against workplace harassment; legislative branch. Requires each legislative branch agency to adopt and implement the Commonwealth Workplace Harassment Policy established by the Department of Human Resource Management. The bill provides that ...
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2020-12-04
To Senate Rules Committee
VAHB98IntroOfficial emblems and designations; state song. Designates "Virginia, the Home of My Heart" by Susan Greenbaum as the official state folk song.
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2020-12-04
To House General Laws Committee
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