Professional and occupational regulation; authority to suspend or revoke licenses, certificates. (HB1114)

Introduced By

Del. Schuyler VanValkenburg (D-Henrico) with support from co-patrons Del. Kelly Fowler (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), and Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Professional and occupational regulation; authority to suspend or revoke licenses, certificates, registrations, or permits; default or delinquency of education loan or scholarship. Provides that the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, the Department of Health Professions, the Board of Accountancy, and the Board of Education shall not be authorized to suspend or revoke the license, certificate, registration, permit, or authority it has issued to any person who is in default or delinquent in the payment of a federal-guaranteed or state-guaranteed educational loan or work-conditional scholarship solely on the basis of such default or delinquency. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104241D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2018Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
01/25/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
01/30/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1114)
01/30/2018Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Read first time
02/02/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/05/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/15/2018Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Read third time
02/19/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1114ER)
02/21/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1114ER)
02/21/2018Signed 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 170 (effective 7/1/18)
03/05/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0170)