Constitutional amendment; legislative review of administrative rules (first reference). (SJ311)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson) with support from co-patron Sen. Ben Chafin (R-Lebanon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Constitutional amendment (first resolution); legislative review of administrative rules. Grants to the General Assembly the authority to review any administrative rule to ensure it is consistent with the legislative intent of the statute that the rule was written to interpret, prescribe, implement, or enforce. The amendment provides that after such review, the General Assembly may approve or reject, in whole or in part, any rule as provided by law and that the approval or rejection of a rule by the General Assembly shall not be subject to veto by the Governor. Read the Bill »


01/31/2017: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/16/2017Presented and ordered printed 17104072D
01/16/2017Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/20/2017Assigned to P&E sub: Constitutional Amendments
01/31/2017Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SJ295-Vogel) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)