DPOR; promoters of boxing, martial arts, and wrestling events. (SB790)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; boxing, martial arts, and wrestling events; promoters. Provides that the current exemption from licensure for amateur boxing, martial arts, and wrestling exhibitions and the participants in the exhibitions does not apply to the promoters of such exhibitions. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/31/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100577D
12/31/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/15/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB790)
01/26/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/26/2015Committee substitute printed 15104097D-S1
01/28/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Read second time
01/29/2015Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104097D-S1
01/29/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB790S1
01/30/2015Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB790S1)
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/10/2015Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Committee substitute printed 15104989D-H1
02/11/2015Read second time
02/12/2015Read third time
02/12/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104989D-H1
02/12/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB790H1
02/12/2015Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/12/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB790H1)
02/16/2015House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Title replaced 15104989D-H1
02/18/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB790ER)
02/18/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB790ER)
02/18/2015Signed by Speaker
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/16/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 216 (effective 10/1/15)
03/16/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0216)


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 2 minutes.