Virginia Employment Commission; Office of Attorney General may represent interests of State. (HB1062)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Employment Commission; representation of Commonwealth.  Provides that the Office of the Attorney General may represent the interests of the Commonwealth in hearings conducted before the Virginia Employment Commission regarding an employer's tax liability. Currently, the Office of the Attorney General's representation in such hearings is mandatory. Amends § 60.2-500, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/11/2012 Committee
  • 01/11/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101672D
  • 01/11/2012 Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01/19/2012 Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/20/2012 Impact statement from DPB (HB1062)
  • 01/23/2012 Read first time
  • 01/24/2012 Read second time and engrossed
  • 01/25/2012 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 01/25/2012 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/25/2012 Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
  • 01/25/2012 Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 01/25/2012 VOTE: PASSAGE #2 (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/26/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 01/26/2012 Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 02/13/2012 Reported from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/14/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/15/2012 Read third time
  • 02/15/2012 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2012 Enrolled
  • 02/17/2012 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1062ER)
  • 02/17/2012 Impact statement from DPB (HB1062ER)
  • 02/17/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/20/2012 Signed by President
  • 03/01/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 65 (effective 7/1/12)
  • 03/01/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0065)


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Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB295.