Small Business and Supplier Diversity, Department of; establishment of state purchasing program. (HB1194)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity; establishment of minority-owned and women-owned state purchasing program. Provides for the Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity, in conjunction with the Department of General Services, the Virginia Information Technologies Agency, and the Department of Transportation, to develop a program establishing a requirement that at least 15 percent of all state purchases be made from minority-owned or women-owned businesses that are also certified as small businesses. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/16/2014Presented and ordered printed 14104098D
01/16/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/24/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
01/30/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in General Laws