Code Commission; expands membership. (HB589)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen), Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), and Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Code Commission.  Expands the Commission membership by one or two optional nonlegislative citizens, as may be recommended by the Commission. Those members must have demonstrated legal knowledge in the codification of session laws and the recodification of statutes. Both are to receive the same compensation and privileges as other members of the Commission. Amends § 30-145, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2010Committee
01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100345D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
01/19/2010Reported from Rules with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2010Read first time
01/21/2010Read second time
01/21/2010Committee amendment agreed to
01/21/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB589E
01/21/2010Printed as engrossed 10100345D-E
01/22/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/22/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
03/05/2010Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Read third time
03/09/2010Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Enrolled
03/22/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB589ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 413 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0413)

Video

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 20 seconds.