Contractors, Board for; unlicensed activity, penalty. (HB2335)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board for Contractors; unlicensed activity; penalty. Provides that, in addition to existing penalties for unlicensed activity, any second or subsequent violation by any person who undertakes work without a valid Virginia contractor's license or certificate when a license or certificate is required shall constitute a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103548D
01/13/2017Impact statement from VCSC (HB2335)
01/13/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2335)
02/01/2017Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/01/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (9-Y 1-N)
02/03/2017Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (11-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Committee substitute printed 17105217D-H1
02/04/2017Read first time
02/05/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2335H1)
02/06/2017Impact statement from VCSC (HB2335H1)
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105217D-H1
02/06/2017Engrossment refused by House (41-Y 50-N)
02/06/2017VOTE: ENGROSSMENT REFUSED (41-Y 50-N) (see vote tally)