Virginia Public Procurement Act; procurement of information technology goods and services. (HB930)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; procurement of information technology goods and services; contractor liability. Prohibits a public body from requiring that an offeror state any exception to any liability provisions in responding to a Request for Proposal for information technology goods and services. If selected for negotiation after the proposal is submitted, the offeror must state any exception to the liability provisions in writing at the beginning of the negotiation. This bill is a recommendation of the Joint Commission on Technology and Science. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101931D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
01/20/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
02/02/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB930)
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/09/2016Reported from General Laws (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Read first time
02/12/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/15/2016Read third time and passed House (96-Y 2-N)
02/15/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/22/2016Reported from General Laws and Technology (8-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 (HB930ER)
02/29/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB930ER)
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 295 (effective 7/1/16)
03/07/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0295)