Legislative efficiency; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study and recommend. (HJ693)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna) with support from 21 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Kris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon), Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville), Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News), Del. William Barlow (D-Smithfield), Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington), Del. Chuck Caputo (D-Oak Hill), Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Frank Hall (D-Richmond), Del. Dwight Jones (D-Richmond), Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk), Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. David Poisson (D-Sterling), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville), Del. Shannon Valentine (D-Lynchburg), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Study; legislative efficiency; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission (JLARC) to study the operations of each house and all agencies in the legislative branch to develop recommendations for improving efficiency. JLARC is required to report to the General Assembly by the first day of the 2008 regular session. The resolution authorizes JLARC to contract for services to perform the review and report through a competitive procurement process complying with the Virginia Public Procurement Act. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Committee
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072216502
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Rules