Commonwealth Project Management Standard; created for information technology projects, etc. (HB2375)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commonwealth Information Technology Governance and Oversight; information technology project risk and complexity.  Provides for the creation of the Commonwealth Project Management Standard, by which information technology projects in state agencies and most public institutions of higher education will be initiated, procured and governed. Also, this bill clarifies the roles of the Secretary of Technology and the Chief Information Officer (CIO) in the governance and oversight of technology projects. Projects shall be approved or disapproved by either the Secretary of Technology or the CIO based on the overall cost, as well as the overall risk and complexity of the project. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2011Presented and ordered printed 11103247D
01/13/2011Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/27/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2375)
02/02/2011Reported from Science and Technology with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Committee substitute printed 11105022D-H1
02/03/2011Read first time
02/03/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2375H1)
02/04/2011Read second time
02/04/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105022D-H1
02/04/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2375H1
02/06/2011Passed by for the day
02/07/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/16/2011Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Read third time
02/21/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2375ER)
02/26/2011Signed by Speaker
02/28/2011Signed by President
03/01/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2375ER)
03/28/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 739 (effective 7/1/11)
03/28/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0739)


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 55 seconds.