Public Procurement Act; procurement of professional services by local public bodies. (HB1595)

Introduced By

Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; procurement of professional services by local public bodies.  Increases the threshold from $30,000 to $50,000 for local public bodies procuring professional services in the aggregate or for the sum of all phases of such a contract or project. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101428D
01/06/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/12/2011Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement
01/14/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1595)
01/20/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/25/2011Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2011Read first time
01/27/2011Read second time
01/27/2011Committee amendment agreed to
01/27/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB1595E
01/27/2011Printed as engrossed 11101428D-E
01/28/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1595E)
01/28/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
01/28/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/09/2011Reported from General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Read third time
02/14/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1595ER)
02/17/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1595ER)
02/17/2011Signed by Speaker
02/20/2011Signed by President
03/08/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 23 (effective 7/1/11)
03/08/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0023)


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 25 seconds.