Professional and occupational licenses; temporary licenses for spouses of military service members. (HB405)

Introduced By

Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News) with support from co-patron Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Professional and occupational licenses; temporary licenses for spouses of military service members. Extends from six months to 12 months the temporary license, certification, or permit issued by any regulatory board in Title 54.1 to applicants who are spouses of military service members to allow the respective regulatory board to complete its review of the documentation provided by the applicant or for the applicant to complete any specific requirements that may be required in Virginia that were not required in the jurisdiction in which the applicant holds the license, permit, or certificate. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101212D
01/07/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #4
01/18/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB405)
01/28/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/02/2016Reported from General Laws with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2016Read first time
02/05/2016Read second time
02/05/2016Committee amendment agreed to
02/05/2016Engrossed by House as amended HB405E
02/05/2016Printed as engrossed 16101212D-E
02/08/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/08/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/11/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB405E)
02/15/2016Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Read third time
02/17/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB405ER)
02/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB405ER)
02/18/2016Signed by Speaker
02/19/2016Signed by President
02/19/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/19/16
02/19/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 26, 2016
02/26/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 33 (effective 7/1/16)
02/26/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0033)