Public Procurement Act; bids or proposals for transportation-related projects. (HB64)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Performance and payment bonds. Increases the amount of required bid, payment, and performance bonds from $100,000 to $250,000 for transportation-related projects that are partially or wholly funded by the Commonwealth. For payment bonds for such projects, the amount is whatever is satisfactory to the public body. Read the Bill »


05/18/2006: signed by governor


12/15/2005Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 068738472
12/15/2005Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/12/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB64)
01/18/2006Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: #2 FOIA/Procurement (Marshall, D.)
01/26/2006Reported from General Laws with substitute (17-Y 4-N)
01/27/2006Committee substitute printed 067717488-H1
01/30/2006Read first time
01/31/2006Read second time
01/31/2006Committee substitute agreed to 067717488-H1
01/31/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB64H1
02/01/2006Read third time and passed House (97-Y 2-N)
02/01/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 2-N)
02/01/2006Communicated to Senate
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/10/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB64H1)
03/01/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006Committee substitute printed 065382824-S1
03/03/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Read third time
03/06/2006Reading of substitute waived
03/06/2006Committee substitute agreed to 065382824-S1
03/06/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB64S1
03/06/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Placed on Calendar
03/08/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB64S1)
03/08/2006Senate substitute agreed to by House (91-Y 0-N)
03/08/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB64ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/17/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB64ER)
04/11/2006Governor's recommendation received by House
04/18/2006Placed on Calendar
04/19/2006House rejected Governor's recommendation (36-Y 61-N)
04/19/2006VOTE: REJECTED (36-Y 61-N)
04/19/2006Communicated to Governor
05/18/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 925 (effective 7/1/06)
05/19/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0925)