VA Public Procurement Act; competitive negotiation, limitation of certain term contracts, exception. (SB461)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


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


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103440D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/13/2014Passed by for the day in General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N)
01/20/2014Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (14-Y 0-N)
01/22/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Read second time
01/23/2014Reading of amendment waived
01/23/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/23/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB461E
01/23/2014Printed as engrossed 14103440D-E
01/24/2014Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
01/31/2014Placed on Calendar
01/31/2014Read first time
01/31/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/25/2014Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014Read second time
02/28/2014Read third time
02/28/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/28/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB461ER)
03/05/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB461ER)
03/05/2014Signed by Speaker
03/08/2014Signed by President
04/04/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 630 (effective 7/1/14)
04/04/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0630)


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 50 seconds.