Voice-over-Internet protocol service; revises definition. (HB1885)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Voice-over-Internet protocol service. Revises the definition of Voice-over-Internet protocol service to eliminate references to the public switched telephone network and a requirement for the use of Internet protocol-compatible customer premises equipment. Providers of Voice-over-Internet protocol service are exempt from regulation by the State Corporation Commission. Read the Bill »


03/20/2007: signed by governor


01/04/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070168396
01/04/2007Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/12/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB1885)
01/22/2007Reported from Science and Technology with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2007Read first time
01/25/2007Read second time
01/25/2007Committee amendments agreed to
01/25/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB1885E
01/25/2007Printed as engrossed 070168396-E
01/26/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007Communicated to Senate
01/29/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/31/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB1885E)
02/14/2007Reconsideration of Pass By for the Day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Reconsideration of Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Passed by for the day
02/15/2007Read third time
02/15/2007Passed Senate (37-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/15/2007VOTE: (37-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1885ER)
02/23/2007Signed by Speaker
02/24/2007Signed by President
02/26/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB1885ER)
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 619 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0619)