Contractors, Board for; prerequisite for obtaining business license. (HB409)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board for Contractors; prerequisite for obtaining business license.  Requires any contractor applying for or renewing a business license in any locality to furnish prior to the issuance or renewal of the business license either (i) satisfactory proof that he is duly licensed or certified as a contractor or (ii) a written statement, supported by an affidavit, that he is not subject to licensure or certification as a contractor or subcontractor. The bill also prohibits any locality from issuing or renewing a business license unless the contractor has furnished his contractor license or certificate number or evidence of being exempt licensure as a contractor. The bill contains a technical amendment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103789D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2010Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/26/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/28/2010Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2010Committee substitute printed 10104763D-H1
02/01/2010Read first time
02/02/2010Read second time
02/02/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104763D-H1
02/02/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB409H1
02/03/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE(98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/10/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB409H1)
02/17/2010Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Read third time
02/22/2010Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB409ER)
02/24/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB409ER)
02/24/2010Signed by Speaker
02/25/2010Signed by President
03/09/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 82 (effective 7/1/10)
03/09/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0082)