Virginia Public Procurement Act; job order contracting, limitations. (SB1153)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; job order contracting; limitations. Raises from $5 million to $6 million the maximum allowable sum of all jobs performed in a one-year contract term for job order contracts beginning on July 1, 2019. The bill also provides an exception to allow job order contracting in the case of safety improvements or traffic calming measures for individual job orders up to $250,000, subject to the maximum annual threshold amount as established in the bill. This bill is identical to HB 2071. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/02/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101564D
01/02/2019Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1153)
01/14/2019Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (7-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Passed by for the day
01/18/2019Read second time
01/18/2019Reading of amendment waived
01/18/2019Committee amendment agreed to
01/18/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1153E
01/18/2019Printed as engrossed 19101564D-E
01/18/2019Engrossed bill reprinted 19101564D-E
01/21/2019Read third time and passed Senate (22-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Placed on Calendar
01/24/2019Read first time
01/24/2019Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/31/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1153E)
02/05/2019Reported from General Laws with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2019Read second time
02/08/2019Read third time
02/08/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/08/2019Engrossed by House as amended
02/08/2019Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/08/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019House amendments agreed to by Senate (29-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1153ER)
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1153ER)
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/14/2019Signed by Speaker
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 25, 2019
02/18/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 18, 2019
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
02/27/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 171 (effective 7/1/19)
02/27/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0171)