Contractors, Board of; educational requirements as condition for licensure. (SB72)

Introduced By

Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; Board for Contractors; issuance of license. Requires the Board for Contractors to promulgate regulations for educational requirements as a condition for initial licensure as a contractor. Under the bill, either the designated employee or a member of the responsible management personnel must successfully complete an approved basic business course which shall not exceed eight hours of classroom instruction. The bill also requires the Board to promulgate emergency regulations to implement these education requirements. This bill is identical to HB 1118. Read the Bill »


03/31/2006: signed by governor


01/06/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063415740
01/06/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB72)
01/25/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (14-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Read second time
01/30/2006Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2006Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SB72E
01/30/2006Printed as engrossed 063415740-E
01/31/2006Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006VOTE: (37-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006Communicated to House
02/09/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB72E)
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/21/2006Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/22/2006Read second time
02/23/2006Passed by for the day
02/24/2006Read third time
02/24/2006Committee amendment agreed to
02/24/2006Engrossed by House as amended
02/24/2006Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/24/2006Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (98-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB72ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB72ER)
03/08/2006Signed by President
03/31/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 475 (effective 7/1/06)
04/06/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0475)