Public Procurement Act; cooperative procurement. (HB426)

Introduced By

Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; cooperative procurement.  Prohibits a local public body from using another local public body's contract for construction where the cost of the project is in excess of $200,000 and the other local public body is more than 75 miles in distance from the local public body procuring the construction. The bill provides an exception to the above limitation for contracts for the installation of artificial turf. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103787D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2010Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement
01/18/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB426)
02/04/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 1-N)
02/09/2010Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2010Read first time
02/11/2010Read second time
02/11/2010Committee amendments agreed to
02/11/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB426E
02/11/2010Printed as engrossed 10103787D-E
02/12/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/12/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB426E)
02/15/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
03/03/2010Reported from General Laws and Technology (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Read third time
03/08/2010Passed by for the day
03/09/2010Read third time
03/09/2010Motion to recommit to committee rejected
03/09/2010Reading of amendment waived
03/09/2010Amendment by Senator Marsden agreed to
03/09/2010Passed Senate with amendment (26-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Placed on Calendar
03/10/2010Senate amendment agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
03/10/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB426ER)
03/22/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB426ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/13/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 736 (effective 7/1/10)
04/13/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0736)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 8 minutes.