Natural gas automobile mechanics & technicians; regulatory program for certification by DPOR. (HB516)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), and Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; certification of natural gas automobile mechanics and technicians. Establishes a regulatory program for certification of natural gas automobile mechanics and technicians by the Director of the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and sets out the requirements for certification. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102556D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/10/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/21/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB516)
01/23/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB516)
01/28/2014Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2014Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/03/2014Assigned App. sub: Agriculture, Commerce, Technology and Natural Resources
02/05/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2014Read first time
02/10/2014Read second time
02/10/2014Committee amendments agreed to
02/10/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB516E
02/10/2014Printed as engrossed 14102556D-E
02/11/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/12/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB516E)
02/24/2014Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014Read third time
02/26/2014Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB516ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/04/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB516ER)
03/06/2014Signed by President
04/07/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 763 (effective 7/1/14)
04/07/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0763)