Public Procurement Act; definition of public body. (HB1609)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; definitions; public body.  Adds metropolitan planning organizations and planning district commissions to the definition of "public body" as used in the Virginia Public Procurement Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100999D
01/07/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/14/2011Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement
01/14/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1609)
01/20/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/25/2011Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2011Read first time
01/27/2011Read second time
01/27/2011Amendments by Delegate Orrock agreed to
01/27/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB1609E
01/27/2011Printed as engrossed 11100999D-E
01/28/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1609E)
01/28/2011Read third time and passed House (94-Y 0-N)
01/28/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (94-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 (14-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 (HB1609ER)
02/17/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1609ER)
02/17/2011Signed by Speaker
02/20/2011Signed by President
03/08/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 24 (effective 7/1/11)
03/08/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0024)


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 2 minutes.