Virginia Information Technologies Agency; duties and responsibilities, etc. (HB1064)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk) with support from co-patron Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Duties and responsibilities of the Virginia Information Technologies Agency; reorganization and recodification. Makes numerous technical or organizational changes to Chapter 20.1 ( 2.2-2005 et seq.) of Title 2.2 related to the establishment and operation of the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA). The bill does not make substantive changes to VITA's powers and duties. The bill was developed by a staff workgroup led by the Division of Legislative Services pursuant to 1-6 of the 2015 Appropriation Act to address concerns identified in the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission's 2014 Report on Virginia's Information Technology Governance Structure. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100862D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1064)
02/08/2016Reported from Science and Technology (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2016Read first time
02/10/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/11/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/22/2016Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Read third time
02/25/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1064ER)
02/29/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1064ER)
02/29/2016Signed by Speaker
03/03/2016Signed by President
03/04/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/4/16
03/04/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 11, 2016
03/07/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 296 (effective 7/1/16)
03/07/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0296)