Virginia Public Procurement Act; small, women-owned, minority-owned, etc., businesses. (HB1854)

Introduced By

Del. Les Adams (R-Chatham) with support from co-patrons Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke), and Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Public Procurement Act; small, women-owned, and minority-owned businesses; enhancement or remedial measures. Requires state contracts awarded pursuant to enhancement or remedial measures implemented to enhance participation by small, women-owned, and minority-owned businesses to include a requirement that no more than 60 percent of the work be subcontracted to another contractor except under certain circumstances. The bill authorizes the Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity to investigate complaints that the business has violated the contract provision and authorizes the Department to revoke the business's certification as a small, women-owned, or minority-owned business for a period of one year upon determination that the contract provision has been violated. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2015Committee
01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101489D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/2015Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
02/03/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1854)
02/05/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (4-Y 0-N)
02/05/2015Reported from General Laws with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Read second time
02/09/2015Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2015Engrossed by House as amended HB1854E
02/09/2015Printed as engrossed 15101489D-E
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1854E)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/16/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology (9-Y 4-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Read third time
02/19/2015Passed Senate (24-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Passed by for the day
02/20/2015Read third time
02/20/2015Passed by for the day
02/23/2015Read third time
02/23/2015Passed Senate (24-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015Enrolled
02/26/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1854ER)
02/26/2015Signed by Speaker
02/26/2015Signed by President
02/27/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/27/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1854ER)
02/27/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/27/15
02/27/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/27/2015Governor's recommendation received by House
04/14/2015Placed on Calendar
04/15/2015House concurred in Governor's recommendation (93-Y 4-N)
04/15/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/15/2015Reenrolled
04/15/2015Reenrolled bill text (HB1854ER2)
04/15/2015Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/15/2015Signed by President as reenrolled
04/15/2015Enacted, Chapter 733 (effective 7/1/15)
04/15/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0733)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.