Blind or vision impaired; rehabilitative manufacturing and services industries. (HB1061)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Tran (D-Springfield) with support from co-patron Del. Debra Rodman (D-Henrico)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Blind or vision impaired; rehabilitative manufacturing and service industries; sales of goods. Updates terminology regarding manufacturing and service industries operated by the Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired for the employment of individuals who are blind or vision impaired. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101596D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1061)
01/25/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
02/06/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (10-Y 0-N)
02/06/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2018Committee substitute printed 18106307D-H1
02/07/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1061H1)
02/08/2018Read first time
02/09/2018Read second time
02/09/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106307D-H1
02/09/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1061H1
02/12/2018Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2018Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/16/2018Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Read third time
02/20/2018Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1061ER)
02/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1061ER)
02/22/2018Signed by Speaker
02/23/2018Signed by President
02/26/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 26, 2018
02/26/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 5, 2018
03/05/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 184 (effective 7/1/18)
03/05/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0184)