Sponsored by William Howell - Virginia (Current)

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VAHB1752Board of Education; Common Core State Standards. Prohibits the Board of Education from replacing the educational objectives known as the Standards of Learning with Common Core State Standards without the prior statutory approval of the General Assemb...
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2015-02-27
Conference report agreed to by Senate (22-Y 15-N)
Engross
50%
VAHB1570Unlicensed, unregistered family day homes; notice to Department of Social Services and notice to parents. Requires fingerprint-based national criminal history records checks for licensed child day centers and family day homes. The bill also requires ...
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2015-02-27
Conference report agreed to by Senate (32-Y 4-N)
Enroll
75%
VAHB1444Vision care plans; reimbursement for services. Prohibits a participating provider agreement between a vision care plan carrier and an optometrist or ophthalmologist from establishing the fee or rate that the optometrist or ophthalmologist is required...
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2015-02-27
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
Engross
50%
VAHB1964Commercial sex trafficking; penalties. Creates new felonies for trafficking of persons for commercial sexual activity. The bill provides that any person who solicits, invites, recruits, encourages, or otherwise causes or attempts to cause a person to...
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2015-02-27
Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
Engross
50%
VAHB2070State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act, General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act, and Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council; certain gifts prohibited; approvals required for certain travel. Removes the distinction...
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2015-02-27
Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
Engross
50%
VAHJR838Commemorating the arrival of the French frigate Hermione at Virginia in 2015.
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2015-02-27
Reported from Rules by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHB1472State song. Designates "Our Great Virginia" as the official state song. The bill also contains a technical amendment.
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2015-02-26
VOTE: ADOPTION (86-Y 11-N)
Engross
50%
VAHJR659Commending the State of Israel.
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2015-02-26
VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N)
Enroll
75%
VAHB1641Virginia Values Veterans Program; certification by state agencies. Provides that all agencies in the executive branch of state government and all public institutions of higher education shall, to the maximum extent possible, be certified in accordanc...
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2015-02-26
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
Engross
50%
VAHB1940Health insurance; mandated coverage for autism spectrum disorder. Requires health insurers, health care subscription plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorder in indivi...
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2015-02-26
VOTE: ADOPTION (79-Y 17-N)
Pass
100%
VAHB1445Possession or distribution of marijuana for medical purposes; epilepsy. Provides an affirmative defense in a prosecution for the possession of marijuana if the marijuana is in the form of cannabidiol oil or THC-A oil possessed pursuant to a valid wri...
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2015-02-26
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
Engross
50%
VAHB1820Workers' compensation; payment for medical services. Requires the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission to determine the number and geographic area of communities across the Commonwealth. The measure also requires the Commission shall convene a w...
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2015-02-26
VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 1-N)
Engross
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VAHJR885Commending the Faith Baptist School ladies' basketball program.
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2015-02-26
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR914Commending the National Federation of the Blind.
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2015-02-26
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR957Commending William David Rice.
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2015-02-26
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR959Celebrating the life of Betty Van Yahres.
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2015-02-26
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
50%
VAHJR886Commending Charles E. Jett.
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2015-02-26
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHB1751Administrative Process Act; certain review by Joint Commission on Administrative Rules. Provides that in the event the economic impact analysis completed by the Department of Planning and Budget reveals that a proposed regulation would have an advers...
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2015-02-25
Passed Senate (22-Y 17-N)
Engross
50%
VAHB1750Expanded access to investigational drugs, biological products, and devices. Provides that a person who has a terminal condition shall be eligible for expanded access to an investigational drug, biological product, or device when (i) no comparable or ...
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2015-02-25
VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N)
Engross
50%
VAHB1275Hampton Roads Veterans Care Center project. Provides for funding of the Hampton Roads Veterans Care Center project through an allocation of the proceeds of $300 million of Virginia Public Building Authority bonds, which were authorized pursuant to Ch...
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2015-02-25
Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
Engross
50%
VAHB1276Northern Virginia Veterans Care Center project. Provides for funding of the Northern Virginia Veterans Care Center project through an allocation of the proceeds of $300 million of Virginia Public Building Authority bonds, which were authorized pursua...
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2015-02-25
Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
Engross
50%
VAHB2114Competitive foods; school-sponsored fundraisers. Requires the regulations setting nutritional guidelines for competitive foods to permit each public school to conduct on school grounds during regular school hours no more than 12 school-sponsored fund...
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2015-02-25
Conference report agreed to by Senate (22-Y 17-N)
Engross
50%
VAHJR775Celebrating the life of Francis M. Niederkofler.
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2015-02-25
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
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VAHJR774Celebrating the life of Gladys Poles Todd.
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2015-02-25
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
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VAHJR855Celebrating the life of the Honorable Vincent F. Callahan, Jr.
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2015-02-25
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
50%
VAHJR789Celebrating the life of Samantha Rahn Bedell.
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2015-02-25
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
50%
VAHJR856Commending the Faith Baptist School varsity men's basketball team.
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2015-02-25
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR864Commending Faith Baptist Church.
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2015-02-25
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR827Celebrating the life of W. Scott Street III.
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2015-02-25
Agreed to by Senate
Enroll
75%
VAHB1470Use of revenues by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority. Includes transit projects in those transportation projects that will be rated by VDOT in accordance with § 33.2-257 before they are funded by the Authority. The bill has a delaye...
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2015-02-24
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
Engross
50%
VAHJR566Lewis and Clark Eastern Legacy Trail in Virginia. Designates the portion of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail that runs through the Commonwealth as the Lewis and Clark Eastern Legacy Trail in Virginia.
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2015-02-24
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHB2173Real property tax; waiver of delinquent taxes. Authorizes any locality to waive delinquent taxes on real property in exchange for the owner's donating the property to Habitat for Humanity or other similar nonprofit organization.
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2015-02-24
VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 3-N)
Engross
50%
VAHB1753Children; receiving home instruction; one year probationary period; exemption. Eliminates the ability of the division superintendent to impose a one year academic probationary period on a child who begins home instruction on or after the first day of...
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2015-02-24
Engross
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VAHJR797Day of Honor for the Marquis de Lafayette. Designates March 14, in 2015 and in each succeeding year, as a Day of Honor for the Marquis de Lafayette.
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2015-02-24
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR804Appointments by the Speaker of the House of Delegates. Confirms appointments to certain boards made by the Speaker of the House of Delegates.
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2015-02-24
Agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
Engross
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VAHR263Commending the Honorable Cynthia D. Kinser.
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2015-02-24
Agreed to by House by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR490Constitutional amendment (first resolution); right to work. Provides that any agreement or combination between any employer and any labor union or labor organization whereby persons not members of such union or organization are denied the right to wo...
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2015-02-20
Agreed to by Senate (21-Y 17-N)
Engross
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VAHJR698Commending Harry T. Lester.
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2015-02-19
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
50%
VAHJR739Celebrating the life of Thomas F. Bergin.
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2015-02-19
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
50%
VAHJR782Commending Frank Robinson.
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2015-02-19
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
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VAHJR787Celebrating the life of the Honorable Herbert E. Harris II.
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2015-02-19
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
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VAHJR794Celebrating the life of Sara Louise Rollison.
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2015-02-19
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
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VAHJR750Celebrating the life of James Clement Van Pelt, Sr.
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2015-02-19
Agreed to by Senate
Intro
25%
VAHB2231Student discipline; modifying long-term suspensions and expulsions. Permits a school board or a committee thereof to reduce the long-term suspension or expulsion of a student or students who received a greater punishment in cases in which the school ...
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2015-02-10
Intro
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VAHB1665Financing of clean energy programs; development of optional underwriting guidelines. Expands the requirements of a local ordinance authorizing contracts to provide loans for clean energy improvements. The bill adds water efficiency improvements to th...
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2015-02-06
Stricken from docket by Counties, Cities and Towns by voice vote
Engross
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VAHR225Commending Bill Harrelson.
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2015-02-06
Agreed to by House by voice vote
Engross
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VAHR227Commending Dwight S. Newingham.
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2015-02-06
Agreed to by House by voice vote
Engross
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VAHJR701Celebrating the life of John Halligan Clements.
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2015-02-05
Agreed to by Senate
Engross
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VAHJR700Commending Elk Hill.
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2015-02-05
Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
Engross
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VAHJR651Celebrating the life of Dr. William Cleveland Bosher, Jr.
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2015-01-29
Agreed to by Senate
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