Virginia Delegate Sam Rasoul [D]

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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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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Feb 28 @ 9:00 am]

Reported from Finance and Appropriations (10-Y 5-N)
VAHB85Enroll
75%
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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2024-02-28
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB85ER)
VAHB804Enroll
75%
Dangerous dog; extending the time for adjudication. Requires the court, unless good cause is determined by the court, to hold the evidentiary hearing pursuant to the dangerous dog summons within 30 days or as soon as practicable from the issuance of ...
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2024-02-28
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB804ER)
VAHB803Engross
50%
Expungement of juvenile court records. Provides that if a juvenile was adjudicated delinquent of a delinquent act that would be a felony if committed by an adult, other than murder, kidnapping, robbery, or rape, and such juvenile was 14 years of age ...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Feb 28 @ 9:00 am]

Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (10-Y 5-N)
VAHB1085Enroll
75%
Department of Environmental Quality; PFAS; identification; monitoring; PFAS Expert Advisory Committee established; report. Requires, for every public water system, as defined in the bill, the Department of Health (VDH) to assist the Department of Env...
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2024-02-28
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1085ER)
VAHB585Engross
50%
Home-based firearms dealers; prohibited near schools; penalties. Provides that no home-based firearms dealer, as defined in the bill, shall be engaged in the business of selling, trading, or transferring firearms at wholesale or retail within 1.5 mil...
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2024-02-28
Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)
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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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Feb 28 @ 9:00 am]

Reported from Finance and Appropriations (10-Y 5-N)
VAHB35Engross
50%
Firearm safety device tax credit; definition of firearm safety device. Expands the definition of "firearm safety device" as it relates to the firearm safety device tax credit to include any device that, when installed on a firearm, is designed to pre...
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2024-02-28
Passed by for the day
VAHB1415Engross
50%
Civil penalty for demolition of historic structures. Authorizes any locality to adopt an ordinance establishing a civil penalty for the razing, demolition, or moving of a building or structure that is located in a historic district or that has been d...
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2024-02-28
Passed Senate (24-Y 15-N)
VAHB1252Enroll
75%
Limitation on sentence upon revocation of suspension of sentence; technical violations. Provides that when conducting a revocation hearing, the court shall consider at the same revocation hearing all alleged technical violations that occurred prior t...
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2024-02-28
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1252ER)
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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2024-02-28
Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N)
VAHB824Engross
50%
Rate of fees; legal representation of indigent defendant. Limits the fees charged for the cost of court-appointed counsel or public defender representation to persons determined to be indigent to an amount no greater than the amount such person would...
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2024-02-28
Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N)
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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2024-02-28
Passed Senate with substitute (20-Y 19-N)
VAHJR8PassBlack 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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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHB805Engross
50%
Additional local sales and use tax to support schools; referendum. Authorizes all counties and cities to impose an additional local sales and use tax at a rate not to exceed one percent with the revenue used only for capital projects for the construc...
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2024-02-27
VOTE: Adoption (71-Y 26-N)
VAHB1076Enroll
75%
Board of Education; through-year growth assessment system; alternatives during 2024-2026 school years. Requires the Board of Education to permit school boards to administer, during the 2024-2026 school year, assessments as alternatives to the through...
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2024-02-27
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1076ER)
VAHJR17PassDisability Pride Month. Designates July, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Disability Pride Month in Virginia.
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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHB801Engross
50%
Electronic communication systems within state correctional facilities; free telephone calls and communication services. Requires the Department of Corrections to provide telephone systems and web-based or electronic communications systems and such sy...
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2024-02-27
Passed Senate with amendment (30-Y 9-N)
VAHJR28PassKidney Disease Awareness Month. Designates March, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Kidney Disease Awareness Month in Virginia.
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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
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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2024-02-27
Passed Senate with amendments (21-Y 18-N)
VAHJR27PassCoach Appreciation Week. Designates the week of October 6, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Coach Appreciation Week in Virginia.
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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHB1014Engross
50%
Public defender offices; City of Harrisonburg and County of Rockingham. Establishes a public defender office for the City of Harrisonburg and the County of Rockingham.
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2024-02-27
Reported from Finance and Appropriations (12-Y 3-N)
VAHB1273Engross
50%
Virginia Public Procurement Act; additional public works contract requirements. Provides that public bodies shall require the contractor and its subcontractors for any capital outlay project, as defined in the bill, to complete certain safety trainin...
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2024-02-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHJR13PassProgressive 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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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHJR26PassUterine Fibroids Awareness Month. Designates July, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month in Virginia.
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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHJR83PassBurn Awareness Week. Designates the first full week of February, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Burn Awareness Week in Virginia.
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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHB645Engross
50%
Parking spaces reserved for charging electric vehicles; signs. Removes the requirement that signs noting that a parking space is reserved for charging plug-in electric motor vehicles include the civil penalty for parking in violation of such sign.
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2024-02-27
Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N)
VAHB246Enroll
75%
Fines, restitution, forfeiture, penalties, other costs; criminal and traffic cases; itemized statement. Requires the clerk of the court to provide an itemized statement to any defendant convicted of a traffic infraction or a violation of any criminal...
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2024-02-27
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB246ER)
VAHB586Enroll
75%
Training standards for law-enforcement officers; comprehensive harm reduction program; drug use. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish training standards and publish and periodically update model policies for law-enforceme...
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2024-02-27
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB586ER)
VAHB1375Engross
50%
Early childhood care and education; publicly funded providers. Provides that any locality wishing to participate in the Virginia Preschool Initiative (VPI) must submit a proposal by May 15 of each year identifying a lead VPI agency responsible for de...
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2024-02-27
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB947Enroll
75%
Local government powers; regulation of tobacco, nicotine, and hemp product retail sale locations. Allows a locality to regulate the retail sale locations of tobacco products, nicotine vapor products, alternative nicotine products, or hemp products in...
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2024-02-27
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB947ER)
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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2024-02-27
House acceded to request
VAHJR44PassBlack Maternal Health Week. Designates April 11 through April 17, in 2024 and in each succeeding year, as Black Maternal Health Week in Virginia.
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2024-02-27
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
VAHB953Enroll
75%
Local Environmental Impact Fund. Allows localities to create a permanent and perpetual fund to be known as the Local Environmental Impact Fund. The bill provides that the Fund shall consist exclusively of appropriated local moneys and any gifts, dona...
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2024-02-27
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB953ER)
VAHJR101Engross
50%
Commending Peter A. Blake.
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2024-02-27
Laid on Clerk's Desk
VAHJR166Engross
50%
Celebrating the life of Michelle Antonette Leete.
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2024-02-27
Laid on Clerk's Desk
VAHB719Engross
50%
Health or physical education Standards of Learning; research-based hazing prevention instruction. Requires the Board to develop Standards of Learning and curriculum guidelines for research-based hazing prevention instruction to be provided as a part ...
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2024-02-27
Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
VAHJR201Engross
50%
Celebrating the life of John F. Benton.
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2024-02-27
Laid on Clerk's Desk
VAHJR198Engross
50%
Commending William G. Coada.
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2024-02-27
Laid on Clerk's Desk
VAHJR265Intro
25%
Commending the United Way of Roanoke Valley.
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2024-02-27
Presented and laid on Speaker's table 24104384D
VAHR231Intro
25%
Commending the Glenvar High School boys' swim and dive team.
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2024-02-27
Presented and laid on Speaker's table 24107856D
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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2024-02-26
[Hearing: Feb 28 @ 9:00 am]
[Hearing: Feb 29]
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB157Engross
50%
Minimum wage; farm laborers or farm employees; temporary foreign workers. Eliminates the exemptions from Virginia's minimum wage requirements for (i) persons employed as farm laborers or farm employees and (ii) certain temporary foreign workers.
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2024-02-26
Reported from Commerce and Labor (9-Y 6-N)
VAHB159Enroll
75%
Use of canines in correctional and juvenile correctional facilities; prohibited acts. Makes it unlawful for any correctional officer or other employee of a state correctional facility who is permitted to handle canines to use a patrol or security can...
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2024-02-26
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB159ER)
VAHB174Enroll
75%
Marriage lawful regardless of sex, gender, or race of parties; issuance of marriage license. Provides that no person authorized to issue a marriage license shall deny the issuance of such license to two parties contemplating a lawful marriage on the ...
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2024-02-26
Signed by President
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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2024-02-26
Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N)
VAHB1098Engross
50%
Unpaid family bereavement Unpaid family bereavement leave; civil penalty. Requires that an employer that employs 50 or more employees provide eligible employees, defined in the bill, with up to 10 days of unpaid family bereavement leave in any 12-mon...
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2024-02-26
[Hearing: Feb 29]
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
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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2024-02-26
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
VAHB282Enroll
75%
Moving violations; highway work zones. Creates a traffic infraction for any moving violation in a highway work zone punishable by a fine of not less than $300 for the first offense and not less than $500 for any subsequent offense. The bill provides ...
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2024-02-26
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB282ER)
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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2024-02-26
[Hearing: Feb 29]
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
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