Veterans Services, Department of; implement program to certify business owner holds certain status. (SB1145)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Veterans Services; certification of businesses owned by special disabled veterans. Prohibits discrimination by public bodies in the solicitation and awarding of contracts and requires public bodies to establish a program to facilitate the participation of businesses owned by special disabled veterans in procurement transactions. The bill also requires the Department of Veterans Services to establish a program to certify businesses owned by special disabled veterans. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074609832
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/31/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1145)
02/01/2007Committee substitute printed 071575832-S1
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 071575832-S1
02/05/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1145S1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/07/2007Placed on Calendar
02/07/2007Read first time
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/08/2007Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement (Marshall, D.)
02/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1145S1)
02/15/2007Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Committee substitute printed 072803832-H1
02/16/2007Substitute bill reprinted 072803832-H1
02/19/2007Read second time
02/19/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1145H1)
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072803832-H1
02/20/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1145H1
02/20/2007Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1145ER)
03/08/2007Signed by Speaker
03/11/2007Signed by President
03/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1145ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 787 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0787)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB727.