Tradesmen; expiration date of licenses issued by Board for Contractors. (HB101)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board for Contractors; tradesmen licenses; expiration date. Provides that licenses for tradesmen shall expire three years from the date of issuance by the Board for Contractors. The bill requires the Board to sync the expiration date of a tradesman license, which is currently on a two-year cycle, to updates to the Uniform Statewide Building Code, which are typically on a three-year cycle. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/13/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101698D
12/13/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2018Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
01/18/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB101)
01/18/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)
01/25/2018Reported from General Laws (14-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Read first time
01/30/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2018Read third time and passed House (52-Y 47-N)
01/31/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (52-Y 47-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/26/2018Reported from General Laws and Technology (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Read third time
03/01/2018Passed Senate (27-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB101ER)
03/05/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB101ER)
03/05/2018Signed by Speaker
03/08/2018Signed by President
03/14/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 14, 2018
03/14/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
04/04/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 750 (effective 7/1/18)
04/04/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0750)


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 53 seconds.