Elevator mechanics; Board of Contractors to delegate certification in event of emergency. (SB886)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board for Contractors; elevator mechanics. Authorizes the Board for Contractors to delegate to the Director of the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation certification of elevator mechanics in the event of emergency. The Board may also delegate to the Director the issuance of temporary certification of elevator mechanics. The bill contains several technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/31/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09
12/31/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091773273
12/31/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/14/2009Rules suspended (40-Y 0-N)
01/16/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB886)
01/28/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Committee substitute printed 092416273-S1
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Passed by for the day
02/02/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB886S1)
02/03/2009Read second time
02/03/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2009Committee substitute agreed to 092416273-S1
02/03/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB886S1
02/04/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/17/2009Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Read second time
02/19/2009Passed by for the day
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed House (94-Y 4-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (94-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB886ER)
02/28/2009Signed by President
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
03/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB886ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 586 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0586)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 45 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1708.