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VASB35VetoBoard of Medicine; continuing education; unconscious bias and cultural competency. Directs the Board of Medicine to require unconscious bias and cultural competency training as part of the continuing education requirements for renewal of licensure. T...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB576VetoBoard for Contractors; required regulations and disclosures. Requires the Board for Contractors to adopt regulations requiring all Class A, B, and C residential contractors, excluding subcontractors to the contracting parties and those who engage in ...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB1130VetoBoard of Medicine; continuing education; unconscious bias and cultural competency. Directs the Board of Medicine to require unconscious bias and cultural competency training as part of the continuing education requirements for renewal of licensure. T...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB1504VetoBoard of Education; guidelines on school-connected overdose policies; response and parental notification. Requires the Board of Education to establish guidelines for school-connected overdose response and parental notification policies to aid local s...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VASB212VetoVirginia Small Business Economic Development Act established; regulation of skill game machines; penalties. Establishes the Virginia Small Business Economic Development Act for the purpose of providing a regulatory and registration scheme for skill g...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VASB313VetoBoard for Contractors; required regulations and disclosures. Board for Contractors; required regulations and disclosures. Requires the Board for Contractors to adopt regulations requiring all Class A, B, and C residential contractors, excluding subco...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB212VetoMEI Project Approval Commission; board-level gender and diversity requirements. Requires the MEI Project Approval Commission to consider, prior to recommending approval of any major employment and investment (MEI) project, a board diversity disclosur...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB243VetoJudicial Inquiry and Review Commission; availability of complaint forms in courthouses. Requires that paper copies of any standardized form developed and utilized by the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission or by the Department of Magistrate Servic...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB354VetoPublic pools; regulations. Directs the Board of Health to adopt regulations governing swimming pools and other water recreational facilities operated for public use, including swimming pools and other water recreational facilities operated in conjunc...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VASB274VetoPrescription 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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2024-04-17
Requires 2/3 members present
VAHB615PassVirginia STEM Education Advisory Board; purpose and duties; historically underrepresented students. Expands the purpose of the Virginia Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Advisory Board to include promoting the partici...
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2024-04-17
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0814)
VAHB570VetoPrescription 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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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB519VetoBoard of Medicine; unprofessional conduct. Prohibits the Board of Medicine from taking disciplinary action against a doctor based on the alleged provision or receipt of abortion care that is not prohibited under the laws of the Commonwealth, regardle...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VASB393VetoMEI Project Approval Commission; board-level gender and diversity requirements. Requires the MEI Project Approval Commission to consider, prior to recommending approval of any major employment and investment (MEI) project, a board diversity disclosur...
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2024-04-17
Passed by for the day
VAHB1190VetoBoard for Contractors; offering or approving exams; language counterparts. Provides that any exam offered by the Board for Contractors that averaged over 50 administrations per year over the preceding four-year period shall be made available in any l...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VASB584VetoDepartment of General Services; General Services Board established; Chief Administrator. Establishes the General Services Board to oversee the Department of General Services and, among other duties, to appoint a Chief Administrator for the Department...
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2024-04-17
Passed by for the day
VASB716VetoBoard of Medicine; unprofessional conduct. Prohibits the Board of Medicine from taking disciplinary action against a doctor based on the alleged provision or receipt of abortion care that is not prohibited under the laws of the Commonwealth, regardle...
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2024-04-17
Passed by for the day
VASB569PassState Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; regulations; crisis receiving centers; appropriate and safe use of seclusion; work group; report. Directs the State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to amend its regula...
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2024-04-17
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0795)
VAHB405VetoCommission on Electric Utility Regulation; evaluation of infrastructure necessary for electric vehicle charging facilities. Directs the State Corporation Commission and the Department of Housing and Community Development to provide technical assistan...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB1475VetoBoard of Housing and Community Development; Uniform Statewide Building Code; building owners and operators to supply cooling by April 1 and heating by October 1. Directs the Board of Housing and Community Development to evaluate revisions to the Unif...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB958VetoCommission on Civic Education; model guidance on student participation in the work of local school boards. Requires the Commission on Civic Education, in conjunction with such stakeholders as it deems appropriate, to create and provide to each local ...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB611PassCivilian deaths in custody; report. Requires every law-enforcement agency and state or juvenile correctional facility to report to the Department of Criminal Justice Services and every local or regional adult correctional facility to report to the St...
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2024-04-17
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0813)
VASB498Enroll
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Board of Education; guidelines on school-connected overdose policies; response and parental notification. Requires the Board of Education to establish guidelines for school-connected overdose response and parental notification policies to aid local s...
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2024-04-17
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., May 17, 2024
VAHB1199PassJoint Commission on Technology and Science; staff; authority to appoint, employ, and remove. Authorizes the Joint Commission on Technology and Science (JCOTS) to appoint, employ, and remove an executive director and such other persons as it deems nec...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0739)
VAHB1337PassBoard of Accountancy; powers and duties. Repeals the requirement for an annual audit of the Board of Accountancy and amends several Code provisions relating to the Board. The bill changes the Secretariat of the Board from the Secretary of Commerce an...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0654)
VASB463PassBoard of Accountancy; powers and duties. Repeals the requirement for an annual audit of the Board of Accountancy and amends several Code provisions relating to the Board. The bill changes the Secretariat of the Board from the Secretary of Commerce an...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0677)
VASB439PassJoint Commission on Technology and Science; analysis of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency in the Commonwealth; report. Directs the Joint Commission on Technology and Science (JCOTS) to conduct an analysis of blockchain technology and cryptocur...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0709)
VASB433PassBoard of Education; develop and adopt policies relating to supporting Students with Limited and/or Interrupted Formal Education (SLIFE). Directs the Board of Education to develop and adopt policies relating to supporting Students with Limited and/or ...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0623)
VASB487PassJoint Commission on Technology and Science; analysis of the use of artificial intelligence by public bodies; report. Directs the Joint Commission on Technology and Science (JCOTS), in consultation with relevant stakeholders, to conduct an analysis of...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0678)
VAHB731PassTeachers; renewable licenses; requirements; assessments. Requires the Board of Education to eliminate the requirement for any individual to take and receive a passing score on the Virginia Communication and Literacy Assessment as a condition of the i...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0729)
VASB339PassJoint Commission on Technology and Science analysis; blockchain, digital asset mining, and cryptocurrency; report. Directs the Joint Commission on Technology and Science to conduct an analysis of and make recommendations regarding the use of blockcha...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0707)
VAHB1351PassVirginia Consumer Protection Act; prohibited practices; ignition interlock system. Provides that advertising for any ignition interlock system by a vendor not approved by the Commission on the Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program to operate in Virg...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0747)
VAHB1451PassStandards of Learning assessments; expedited retakes; eligibility. Directs the Board of Education to revise its regulations relating to student eligibility for an expedited retake of any Standards of Learning assessment, with the exception of the wri...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0612)
VAHB374PassVirginia Minority Business Commission; report; sunset. Establishes the 13-member Virginia Minority Business Commission in the legislative branch of government for the purpose of promoting the growth and competitiveness of Virginia minority-owned busi...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0527)
VASB655PassVirginia Employment Commission; appeals proceedings; appeal tribunals and Board of Review; repeal. Specifies that any determination made by the Virginia Employment Commission in regard to any amount required to be deducted and withheld from unemploym...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0603)
VAHB1453PassVirginia Employment Commission; appeals proceedings; appeal tribunals and Board of Review; repeal. Specifies that any determination made by the Virginia Employment Commission in regard to any amount required to be deducted and withheld from unemploym...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0562)
VASB663PassBoard of Veterinary Medicine; powers and duties; veterinary satellite offices. Requires the Board of Veterinary Medicine to regulate, inspect, and register all satellite offices where veterinary medicine is practiced. The bill directs the Board to ad...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 604 (effective 7/1/24)
VAHB1418PassAdministrative Process Act; rules of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission. Exempts certain rules of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission from the requirements of the Administrative Process Act, provided that the Commission provides ...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0559)
VASB574PassBehavioral Health Commission; behavioral health and crisis response services; civil admissions laws and processes; work group; report. Directs the Behavioral Health Commission to convene a work group to study how to effectively align current civil ad...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0601)
VASB564PassIndividual income tax subtraction; income earned in certain localities. Directs the Department of Taxation and the Commission on Local Government to assess the need for income tax relief in double distressed localities in the Commonwealth that have e...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0599)
VASB403PassBehavioral health technicians; behavioral health technician assistants; qualified mental health professionals; qualified mental health professional-trainees; scope of practice, supervision, and qualifications. Adds behavioral health technicians and b...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0595)
VAHB93PassAlpha-gal syndrome; Board of Health; reportable disease list. Directs the Board of Health to adopt regulations to include alpha-gal syndrome on the list of diseases that shall be required to be reported in accordance with the Code of Virginia. The bi...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0375)
VASB117PassAmerican Revolution 250 Commission; membership and staffing. Amends the membership of the American Revolution 250 Commission to allow for the appointment of ex officio members who are directors of historic homes, historic sites, or National Park Serv...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0401)
VAHB329PassBoard of Counseling; licensure by endorsement for marriage and family therapists. Directs the Board of Counseling to amend its regulations related to the process for licensure by endorsement for marriage and family therapists. The bill removes requir...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0431)
VAHB350PassDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers and Landscape Architects; quorum and signature requirements. Lowers the quorum requirement for the Boar...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0383)
VAHB426PassBoard of Counseling; licensure of professional counselors without examination. Directs the Board of Counseling to recognize the National Counselor Examination as a valid examination for licensure as a professional counselor in the Commonwealth of Vir...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0443)
VAHB368PassBoard of Housing and Community Development; stakeholder advisory group; report. Directs the Board of Housing and Community Development (the Board) to convene a stakeholder advisory group including fire code officials to evaluate and recommend revisio...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0384)
VASB125PassBehavioral Health Commission; membership. Changes the composition of the Behavioral Health Commission by increasing from two to three the number of House appointees who are required to be members of the House Committee on Appropriations.
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0496)
VASB195PassBoard of Housing and Community Development; stakeholder advisory group; report. Directs the Board of Housing and Community Development (the Board) to convene a stakeholder advisory group including fire code officials to evaluate and recommend revisio...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0385)
VAHB807PassBehavioral Health Commission; membership. Changes the composition of the Behavioral Health Commission by increasing from two to three the number of House appointees who are required to be members of the House Committee on Appropriations.
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0456)
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