Virginia Public Procurement Act; historic landmarks, preference for goods and services. (HB1398)

Introduced By

Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; historic landmarks; preference for goods and services from the United States. Provides that, in determining the award of any contract for maintenance, renovation, repair, or reconstruction of any property designated as a historical landmark by the Board of Historic Resources or any contract for goods or services incidental to such maintenance, renovation, repair, or reconstruction, a public body shall give preference to goods produced or services provided by persons located in the United States or any of its territories, so long as the bid price on such goods or of such person is not more than 20 percent greater than the bid price on goods produced or of a low responsive and responsible bidder located outside of the United States or any of its territories. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104093D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1398)
01/17/2020Assigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
02/04/2020Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020Left in General Laws