Higher educational institutions; indemnification agreements. (HB764)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Del. John A. Cox (R-Ashland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Division of Risk Management; risk management plans for public liability; indemnification agreements by public institutions of higher education.  Provides that no Virginia public institution of higher education shall be authorized to enter into an indemnification agreement to indemnify any person or entity against damages arising from a sponsored project conducted by such institution. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103548D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Education
01/17/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB764)
01/18/2012Referred from Education
01/18/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/27/2012Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/31/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/02/2012Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Read first time
02/07/2012Read second time
02/07/2012Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/2012Engrossed by House as amended HB764E
02/07/2012Printed as engrossed 12103548D-E
02/08/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/08/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/14/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB764E)
02/16/2012Rereferred from Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2012Rereferred to General Laws and Technology
02/27/2012Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Read third time
03/01/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB764ER)
03/07/2012Signed by Speaker
03/08/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB764ER)
03/08/2012Signed by President
03/23/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 366 (effective 7/1/12)
03/23/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0366)


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 1 minute.