Virginia Public Procurement Act; public works contract requirements, apprenticeship utilization. (HB557)

Introduced By

Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; public works contract requirements; apprenticeship utilization. Creates minimum requirements for the use of apprentices in public works projects paid for in whole or in part by state funds. The bill provides that the failure of a contractor to comply with the apprentice utilization requirement shall be (i) deemed a breach of contract entitling the contracting agency to all remedies allowed by law and under the contract and (ii) considered as evidence bearing upon a contractor's qualification for the award of future contracts. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100847D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB557)
02/13/2018Left in General Laws