Administrative Process Act; exemption for certain regulations. (HB955)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Administrative Process Act; exemption for certain regulations. Exempts from the full regulatory review process regulations that are necessary to conform to changes in Virginia statutory law or the appropriation act, provided the agency (i) provides a Notice of Intended Regulatory Action in conformance with the provisions of 2.2-4007.01, (ii) publishes the proposed regulation and provides an opportunity for oral and written comments as provided in 2.2-4007.03, and (iii) conducts at least one public hearing as provided in 2.2-4009 prior to the publishing of the proposed regulations. The bill provides that any such regulation shall be adopted, amended, or repealed no later than six months after the Virginia statutory law or appropriation act that necessitated the change becomes effective. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101616D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB955)
01/17/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB955)
01/23/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 1-N)
01/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB955)
02/04/2014Passed by indefinitely in General Laws
02/04/2014Reconsidered by GL Sub: Subcommittee #4
02/04/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/06/2014Continued to 2015 in General Laws