State Inspector General, Office of the; 'state agency' includes any local dept. of social services. (HB2237)

Introduced By

Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Office of the State Inspector General; extension of jurisdiction to agencies funded 50 percent or more by state funds. Extends the jurisdiction of the Office of the State Inspector General by way of amending the definition of "state agency" to include any board, bureau, commission, council, or instrumentality of a political subdivision of the Commonwealth funded 50 percent or more by state funds. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103056D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2017Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/19/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2237)
01/26/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (6-Y 0-N)
02/02/2017Reported from General Laws with amendment (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2017Read first time
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/2017Engrossed by House as amended HB2237E
02/06/2017Printed as engrossed 17103056D-E
02/07/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/10/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2237E)
02/20/2017Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2017Read third time
02/22/2017Reading of amendment waived
02/22/2017Committee amendment agreed to
02/22/2017Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/22/2017Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (0-Y 100-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017Placed on Calendar
02/23/2017Senate amendment rejected by House (0-Y 100-N)
02/23/2017VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 100-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017Senate receded from amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2237ER)
03/07/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2237ER)
03/07/2017Signed by Speaker
03/10/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate reprinted (HB2237ER)
03/10/2017Signed by President
03/13/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/16/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 590 (effective 7/1/17)
03/16/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0590)


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.


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

the office of the state tear general. The bill passed the house previously. It subsequently passed the senate with amendment which is before the body.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): the gentleman from rock bridge, Mr. Cline.

Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst): thank you, Mr. Speaker. The senate thought this bill was so nice they asked me to enact it twice and put a reenactment clause on it. I would ask to reject it and we can go into conference if we can wedge that thing off of this.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): shall the senate amendment be accepted? The clerk will close the roll. >> ayes 0, nos 100.

Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst): ayes 0, nos 100.

[Unknown]: Members, please take your seats.