VA Public Procurement Act; competitive negotiation, limitation of certain term contracts, exception. (HB948)

Introduced By

Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; competitive negotiation; limitation of certain term contracts; exception. Provides that limitations imposed upon single project fees procured by competitive negotiation shall not apply to environmental, location, design, and inspection work regarding highways and bridges by the Commissioner of Highways, or architectural and engineering services for rail and public transportation projects by the Director of the Department of Rail and Public Transportation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103439D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/10/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
01/30/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/04/2014Reported from General Laws with amendment (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Read second time
02/07/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB948E
02/07/2014Printed as engrossed 14103439D-E
02/10/2014Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
02/10/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/17/2014Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 1-N)
02/19/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2014Read third time
02/20/2014Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)
02/24/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB948ER)
02/24/2014Signed by Speaker
02/26/2014Signed by President
03/05/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB948ER)
03/07/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 217 (effective 7/1/14)
03/07/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0217)


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.