Contractors, Board for; certification of accessibility mechanics. (SB215)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board for Contractors; certification of accessibility mechanics. Provides for the certification of accessibility mechanicsby the Board for Contractors. An %93accessibility mechanic%94 is an individual who erects, constructs, installs, alters, services, repairs, tests, or maintains wheelchair lifts, incline chairlifts, certain dumb waiters, and private residence elevators, in accordance with the Uniform Statewide Building Code. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100983D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/20/2010Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB215)
02/03/2010Placed on Calendar
02/03/2010Read first time
02/03/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/23/2010Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2010Read second time
02/25/2010Read third time
02/25/2010Committee amendment agreed to
02/25/2010Engrossed by House as amended
02/25/2010Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/25/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB215ER)
03/08/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB215ER)
03/08/2010Signed by President
03/08/2010Signed by Speaker
04/07/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 207 (effective 7/1/10)
04/07/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0207)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.