Va. Public Procurement Act; establishes service disabled veteran businesses. (SB584)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; service disabled veteran businesses procurement enhancement program. Establishes a statewide service disabled veteran business procurement enhancement program. The bill establishes a statewide goal of five percent service disabled veteran business utilization in all discretionary spending by state agencies in procurement orders, prime contracts, and subcontracts. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103611D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/29/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB584)
01/29/2018Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Read second time
02/01/2018Reading of amendments waived
02/01/2018Committee amendments agreed to
02/01/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended SB584E
02/01/2018Printed as engrossed 18103611D-E
02/02/2018Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Committee amendments reconsidered (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Committee amendments rejected
02/02/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2018Floor substitute printed 18106619D-S1 (DeSteph)
02/02/2018Substitute by Senator DeSteph agreed to 18106619D-S1
02/02/2018Reengrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB584S1
02/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Passed by for the day
02/05/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/19/2018Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
02/19/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB584S1)
03/06/2018Left in General Laws