Economic Opportunity for Virginians in Aspiring & Diverse Communities, Commission on; report. (HB451)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Lashrecse D. Aird (D-Petersburg)

Progress

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

Description

Commission on Economic Opportunity for Virginians in Aspiring and Diverse Communities; report. Establishes, subject to appropriation in the 2016 general appropriation act, a 12-member legislative Commission on Economic Opportunity for Virginians in Aspiring and Diverse Communities (the Commission) to determine the need for and ways to achieve economic opportunities for members of aspiring and diverse communities in Virginia. The bill provides that the Commission sunsets on July 1, 2019. Read the Bill »

Status

04/01/2016: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/07/2016Committee
01/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101579D
01/07/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB451)
02/02/2016Assigned to sub: Studies
02/02/2016Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/09/2016Assigned App. sub: General Government & Capital Outlay
02/09/2016Referred from Rules
02/09/2016Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/12/2016Assigned App. sub: General Government & Capital Outlay
02/12/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/12/2016Reported from Appropriations with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Committee amendment agreed to
02/15/2016Engrossed by House as amended HB451E
02/15/2016Printed as engrossed 16101579D-E
02/16/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
02/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB451E)
03/04/2016Reported from Rules with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2016Read third time
03/08/2016Reading of amendments waived
03/08/2016Committee amendments agreed to
03/08/2016Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/08/2016Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2016Placed on Calendar
03/09/2016Senate amendments agreed to by House (96-Y 3-N)
03/09/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2016Enrolled
03/11/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB451ER)
03/11/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB451ER)
03/11/2016Signed by Speaker
03/14/2016Signed by President
03/16/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/16/16
03/16/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
04/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 650 (effective 7/1/16)
04/01/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0650)

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 2 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

MEMBERS OF THIS EMERGING VIRGINIA. ASIAN AMERICAN POPULATION HAS GROWN BY 70%. FOR TOO MANY, ALL OF US HAVE A VONG INTEREST FOR THE FULL FABRIC OF THE COMMUNITY. SO THIS BILL PUTS FORWARD A COMMISSION TO BE APPOINTED BY YOU, MR. SPEAKER. TWO MEMBERS FROM SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES AND THREE NONLEGISLATIVE CITIZEN MEMBERS FROM SENATE RULES AND THESE WILL BE MEMBERS WITH AN EXPERTISE IN JOB CREATION, ENTREPRENEURSHIP
PLACED UPON THEIR FINAL PASSAGE IN THE BLOCK, WITH THE UNDERSTANDING THAT ANY SENATOR DESIRING A BILL REMOVED FROM THE BLOCK WOULD DO SO AFTER THE CLERK HAS READ THE NUMBER OF THE BILL. ALL IN FAVOR OF THE MOTION WILL SAY AYE. THOSE OPPOSED, NO. THE AYES HAVE IT. THE MOTION IS AGREED TO. THE BILLS ARE BEFORE US IN THE BLOCK. THE CLERK WILL PLEASE READ THE NUMBER OF THE BILL.

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg): HOUSE BILL 238, REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE ON RULES. HOUSE BILL 451, REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE ON RULES WITH AMENDMENTS.

[Unknown]: THE SENATOR FROM HANOVER, SENATOR McDOUGLE.

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville): MR. PRESIDENT, I POLICE OFFICER THAT THE SENATE AGREE WITH THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS.

[Unknown]: THE QUESTION IS SHALL THE