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VAHB820VetoDepartment of Small Business and Supplier Diversity; disparity study. Requires the Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity to conduct a disparity study every five years, next due no later than January 1, 2026. Department of Small Busines...
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2022-04-28
VOTE: (48-Y 52-N)
VAHB1197VetoSecretariat agency responsibilities; Department of Juvenile Justice. Directs the Office of the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security and the Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Resources to convene a stakeholder work group to deter...
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2022-04-28
VOTE: (48-Y 52-N)
VASB24Enroll

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Eviction Diversion Pilot Program; expiration; report. Extends from July 1, 2023, to July 1, 2024, the expiration date of the Eviction Diversion Pilot Program. The bill also requires the Virginia Housing Commission to submit an interim report no later...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., May 27, 2022
VASB62PassSchool Health Services Committee; report. Establishes the School Health Services Committee in the legislative branch to review and provide advice to the General Assembly and other policy makers regarding proposals that require local school boards to ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0707)
VAHB215PassSchool Health Services Committee; report. Establishes the School Health Services Committee in the legislative branch to review and provide advice to the General Assembly and other policy makers regarding proposals that require local school boards to ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0749)
VAHB270PassVirginia Employment Commission; administrative reforms; reporting requirements; electronic submissions; Unemployment Compensation Ombudsman established. Requires the Virginia Employment Commission to calculate and report the (i) average unemployment ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0754)
VASB219PassVirginia Employment Commission; administrative reforms; reporting requirements; electronic submissions; Unemployment Compensation Ombudsman established. Requires the Virginia Employment Commission to calculate and report the (i) average unemployment ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0716)
VASB241PassRenal Disease Council; report. Creates the Renal Disease Council for the purpose of (i) advising the Governor and the General Assembly on the needs of individuals with renal disease in the Commonwealth; (ii) identifying challenges that such individua...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0717)
VAHB669VetoPublic pools; regulations. Directs the Commissioner of Health to convene a work group to study whether swimming pools and other water recreational facilities for public use or use in conjunction with a tourist facility or health spa should be regulat...
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2022-04-27
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB1026PassSuperintendent of Public Instruction; establishment of the Digital Citizenship, Internet Safety, and Media Literacy Advisory Council. Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to establish and appoint no more than 12 members to the Digital Ci...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0776)
VAHB1136Enroll

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Commission on Updating Virginia Law to Reflect Federal Recognition of Virginia Tribes; established; report. Establishes the Commission on Updating Virginia Law to Reflect Federal Recognition of Virginia Tribes in the legislative branch of state gover...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., May 27, 2022
VASB575Enroll

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Department of General Services; state fleet managers to use total cost of ownership calculations; report. Requires the Department of General Services, beginning October 1, 2022, to procure a total cost of ownership calculator prior to procuring any l...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., May 27, 2022
VASB769PassUnemployment compensation; program integrity. Requires the Virginia Employment Commission (the Commission) (i) to conduct all mandatory and recommended program integrity activities as identified by the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0740)
VAHB657PassDepartment of Energy; waste coal piles; report. Directs the Department of Energy, in cooperation with public institutions of higher education serving the coalfield region of the Commonwealth, to identify the approximate volume and number of waste coa...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0762)
VASB565PassNatural gas, biogas, and other gas sources of energy; definitions; energy conservation and efficiency; Steps to Advance Virginia's Energy Plan; biogas supply infrastructure projects; work group. Permits natural gas utilities to include in their fuel ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0728)
VAHB717Enroll

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Unaccompanied homeless youths; services; consent. Provides that an unaccompanied homeless youth shall be deemed an adult for the purpose of consenting to housing, including emergency shelter, and establishes requirements for providers of housing, inc...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., May 27, 2022
VAHB558PassNatural gas, biogas, and other gas sources of energy; definitions; energy conservation and efficiency; Steps to Advance Virginia's Energy Plan; biogas supply infrastructure projects; work group. Permits natural gas utilities to include in their fuel ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0759)
VASB416Enroll

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Virginia Public Procurement Act; purchase of personal protective equipment. Requires a state agency, whenever purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) for public use, to ensure such PPE comply with all applicable federal and international certi...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., May 27, 2022
VAHB585PassSecretary of Education and Superintendent of Public Instruction; revisions to Standard of Learning summative assessments. Directs the Secretary of Education and the Superintendent of Public Instruction to convene and consult a work group to revise th...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0760)
VASB120PassDepartment of Energy; waste coal piles; report. Directs the Department of Energy, in cooperation with public institutions of higher education serving the coalfield region of the Commonwealth, to identify the approximate volume and number of waste coa...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0711)
VASB741PassFacial recognition technology; authorized uses; penalty. Authorizes local law-enforcement agencies, campus police departments, and the Department of State Police (the Department) to use facial recognition technology for certain authorized uses as def...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0737)
VASB550PassContracts; payment clauses to be included in certain contracts; right to payment of subcontractors. Requires construction contracts awarded by state or local government agencies as well as certain private construction contracts in which there is at l...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0727)
VAHB1270VetoSNAP benefits program; inmates of state or local correctional facilities. Directs the Department of Social Services (the Department) to convene a work group to analyze and develop a proposal to request a waiver from the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
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2022-04-27
House sustained Governor's veto
VASB108PassCorrectional facilities; use of restorative housing; report. Directs the Department of Corrections to convene a work group to study the use of restorative housing within state correctional facilities and juvenile correctional centers. The bill direct...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0710)
VASB14PassBoard of Pharmacy; prescription drug donation program; work group. Directs the Board of Pharmacy to convene a work group of interested stakeholders to evaluate any challenges and barriers to participation in the prescription drug donation program and...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0703)
VASB423PassDiscretionary sentencing guidelines; midpoint for violent felony offenses. Clarifies the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission's authority to recommend revisions to the discretionary sentencing guidelines based on historical sentencing data. The bi...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0723)
VAHB1320PassDiscretionary sentencing guidelines; midpoint for violent felony offenses. Clarifies the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission's (Commission) authority to recommend revisions to the discretionary sentencing guidelines based on historical sentencing...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0783)
VASB48PassCommonwealth Council on Aging; reports. Requires the Commonwealth Council on Aging to submit to the Governor, General Assembly, and Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services by October 1 of each year an electronic report regarding the activiti...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0533)
VAHB139PassCommission to Study Slavery and Subsequent De Commission to Study Slavery and Subsequent De Jure and De Facto Racial and Economic Discrimination Against African Americans; expiration. Extends from July 1, 2022, to July 1, 2024, the expiration of the ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0586)
VASB151PassCommission to Study Slavery and Subsequent De Jure and De Facto Racial and Economic Discrimination Against African Americans; expiration. Extends from July 1, 2022, to July 1, 2024, the expiration of the Commission to Study Slavery and Subsequent De ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0587)
VAHB234PassSecretary of Health and Human Resources; study of oversight and regulation of nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and other congregate living settings under a single state agency; report. Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Resources to ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0559)
VAHB217PassVirginia Economic Development Partnership Authority's Office of Education and Labor Market Alignment; STEM and Computing (STEM+C); review federal occupational categories; report. Requires the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority's Offi...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0558)
VAHB358PassVeteran-owned small businesses; waiving of fees. Directs the Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs and the Secretary of Commerce and Trade, in conjunction with the Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity, to examine the waiving of fee...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0575)
VASB572PassVeteran-owned small businesses; waiving of fees. Directs the Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs and the Secretary of Commerce and Trade, in conjunction with the Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity, to examine the waiving of fee...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0595)
VAHB282PassDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; effect of criminal convictions on licensure; data to be included in biennial report. Provides for consideration of certain factors to be made by any regulatory board through an individualized as...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0382)
VAHB665PassState correctional facilities; fees; report. Directs the Department of Corrections (the Department) to convene a work group to review and make recommendations regarding the reduction or elimination of costs and fees charged to inmates in state correc...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0681)
VASB441PassState correctional facilities; fees; report. Directs the Department of Corrections (the Department) to convene a work group to review and make recommendations regarding the reduction or elimination of costs and fees charged to inmates in state correc...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0682)
VAHB815PassDepartment of Small Business and Supplier Diversity; mentorship program. Directs the Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity to administer a mentorship pilot program under which established businesses or industry sector experts act as men...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0302)
VASB719PassDepartment of Military Affairs; health care insurance premiums for members of Virginia National Guard or Virginia Defense Force. Provides that the Department of Military Affairs shall have the power to pay the employer portion of health care premiums...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0373)
VAHB642PassDepartment of Military Affairs; health care insurance premiums for members of Virginia National Guard or Virginia Defense Force. Provides that the Department of Military Affairs shall have the power to pay the employer portion of health care premiums...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0372)
VASB349PassDivision of marital property; Virginia Retirement System managed defined contribution plan; calculation of gains and losses. Provides that if the court enters an order to distribute any Virginia Retirement System managed defined contribution plan, th...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0438)
VAHB659PassDepartment of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to establish a work group to study and make recommendations regarding appropriate investigations of the deaths of individuals who die while receiving services from a licensed program. Directs...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0568)
VAHB516PassFlood resiliency and protection. Implements recommendations from the first Virginia Coastal Resilience Master Plan. The bill provides guidelines for the development of a Virginia Flood Protection Master Plan for the Commonwealth and requires that the...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0494)
VAHB1203PassDepartment of Veterans Services; Suicide Prevention Coordinator; position created; report. Establishes the position of Suicide Prevention Coordinator (the Coordinator) in the Department of Veterans Services to support and closely coordinate effective...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0322)
VAHB1187PassOut-of-state health care practitioners; temporary authorization to practice; licensure by reciprocity for physicians; emergency. Allows a health care practitioner licensed in another state or the District of Columbia who has submitted an application ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0463)
VASB317PassOut-of-state health care practitioners; temporary authorization to practice; licensure by reciprocity for physicians; emergency. Allows a health care practitioner licensed in another state or the District of Columbia who has submitted an application ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0464)
VAHB894PassGeneration of electricity and energy development in the Commonwealth. Requires the Department of Energy, in cooperation with the Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority, to convene a stakeholder work group to identify strategies and any needed p...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0488)
VASB551PassFlood resiliency and protection. Implements recommendations from the first Virginia Coastal Resilience Master Plan. The bill provides guidelines for the development of a Virginia Flood Protection Master Plan for the Commonwealth and requires that the...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0495)
VAHB1098PassJoint Commission on Health Care; payment of medical assistance for obesity prevention and other obesity-related services; report. Directs the Joint Commission on Health Care (the Commission) to convene a work group to study and provide recommendation...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0460)
VAHB1265PassDepartment of Housing and Community Development; broadband affordability plan. Directs the Department of Housing and Community Development to develop a plan, to be known as the Commonwealth Digital Affordability and Cost Effectiveness Plan, to access...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0518)
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