Lobbyist disclosure; definition of procurement transaction. (HB868)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Lobbyist disclosure; definition of procurement transaction. Provides that for purposes of the laws governing lobbyists and lobbyist disclosure, the definition of procurement transaction is limited to those in which the stated or expected value of the contract is equal $5 million or more. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »

Status

03/04/2016: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/12/2016Committee
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/16 16100708D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2016Assigned to sub: Ethics
01/19/2016Assigned App. sub: Ethics
01/19/2016Assigned Courts sub: Ethics
01/20/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB868)
02/05/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/10/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Read second time and engrossed
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
03/04/2016Incorporated by Rules (HB1362-Gilbert) (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 45 seconds.

Transcript

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

LAST YEAR. AND ONE THING THAT HAPPENED IS THOUSANDS OF SMALL BUSINESSES THAT PARTICIPATE IN PROCUREMENT WOULD HAVE TO REGISTER AS LOBBYISTS IF WE DON'T FIX THAT. SO ANYTHING OVER $5 MILLION, THEY'D BE REQUIRED TO DO THAT. I MOVE THE BILL BE ENGROSSED AND PASSED TO THIRD READING. TURNING TO PAGE 30, SECOND READING.