Administrative Process Act; certain review by Joint Commission on Administrative Rules, report. (HB1751)

Introduced By

Del. Margaret Ransone (R-Kinsale) with support from 11 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston), Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke), Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Administrative Process Act; certain review by Joint Commission on Administrative Rules. Provides that in the event the economic impact analysis completed by the Department of Planning and Budget reveals that a proposed regulation would have an adverse economic impact on businesses or would impose a significant adverse economic impact on a locality, business, or entity particularly affected, the Department shall advise the Joint Commission on Administrative Rules, the House Committee on Appropriations, and the Senate Committee on Finance within the 45-day period allowed for preparation of the economic impact analysis. The bill requires the Joint Commission on Administrative Rules to review such rule or regulation and report quarterly to the Governor and the General Assembly on any such regulation, including in its report a statement of any position taken by the Commission on any such regulation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100535D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1751)
01/20/2015Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/03/2015Reported from General Laws (19-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/09/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/23/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Read third time
02/25/2015Passed Senate (22-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1751ER)
03/06/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1751ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 608 (effective 7/1/15)
03/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0608)


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 17 minutes.