Economic Crisis Strike Force; created. (SB535)

Introduced By

Sen. Charles Hawkins (R-Chatham) with support from co-patron Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Economic Crisis Strike Force. Establishes the Economic Crisis Strike Force to respond as needed to economic disasters that may occur in the Commonwealth. The bill defines economic crisis. The bill is identical to HB 1499. Read the Bill »


03/21/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065661129
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/18/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N)
01/20/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/20/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/23/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2006Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/24/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/24/2006Communicated to House
01/26/2006Placed on Calendar
01/26/2006Read first time
01/26/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/01/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB535)
02/16/2006Assigned GL sub: #4 Prof./Occup./Admin. (Cosgrove)
02/28/2006Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Read second time
03/02/2006Read third time
03/02/2006Committee amendment agreed to
03/02/2006Engrossed by House as amended
03/02/2006Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Emergency clause added
03/15/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB535ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/21/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 79 (effective 3/21/06)
03/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB535ER)
03/28/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0079)