State and Local Government Conflict of Interest Act; prohibited contracts; exceptions. (SB652)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac) with support from co-patron Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

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

Description

State and Local Government Conflict of Interest Act; prohibited contracts; exceptions for certain contracts entered into by an officer or employee of a soil and water conservation district. Provides an exception to the prohibition against officers and employees having contracts with their employing agencies for contracts by an officer or employee of a soil and water conservation district to participate in the Virginia Agricultural Best Management Practices Cost-Share Program. The exception does not apply to subcontracts or other agreements entered into to provide services for implementation of a cost-share contract established under the Program. Under the bill, the exception applies to contracts entered into prior to July 1, 2016. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/18/2016Presented and ordered printed 16104370D
01/18/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB652)
02/11/2016Reported from Rules with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Committee substitute printed 16105519D-S1
02/12/2016Incorporates SB708
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/15/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105519D-S1
02/15/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB652S1
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB652S1)
02/17/2016Placed on Calendar
02/17/2016Read first time
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/24/2016Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Read second time
02/26/2016Read third time
02/26/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/26/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2016Enrolled
02/29/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB652ER)
02/29/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB652ER)
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
03/11/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 351 (effective 7/1/16)

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 32 seconds.