Legislative commissions; absences from meetings. (SB538)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patrons Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington), and Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Absences on legislative commissions. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103595D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Rules
01/13/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB538)
01/31/2014Reported from Rules with amendment (16-Y 0-N)
02/03/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/04/2014Read second time
02/04/2014Reading of amendment waived
02/04/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/04/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB538E
02/04/2014Printed as engrossed 14103595D-E
02/05/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB538E)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Rules
03/03/2014Reported from Rules (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2014Read second time
03/05/2014Read third time
03/05/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/05/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB538ER)
03/07/2014Signed by Speaker
03/10/2014Signed by President
03/10/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB538ER)
04/04/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 634 (effective 7/1/14)
04/04/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0634)


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 30 seconds.