DGS; disposition of surplus materials, donation of surplus computers. (HB446)

Introduced By

Del. John McGuire (R-Glen Allen) with support from 7 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Amanda Batten (R-Toano), Del. Ronnie Campbell (R-Raphine), Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun), Del. Joe McNamara (R-Roanoke), Del. Rodney Willett (D-Henrico), Del. Scott Wyatt (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of General Services; disposition of surplus materials; donation of surplus computers; United States military. Requires the Department of General Services to permit surplus computers and related equipment to be donated to organizations in the Commonwealth granted tax-exempt status under § 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code that refurbish computers and related equipment for donation to veterans and active military, naval, or air service members. The bill also provides that any such donation to an organization shall be conditioned upon, and in consideration of, the organization's promise to refurbish the donated equipment and distribute it free of charge to such veterans or active military, naval, or air service members. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103446D
01/03/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB446)
01/17/2020Assigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
01/21/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
01/23/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/23/2020Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2020Read first time
01/28/2020Read second time
01/28/2020Committee amendment agreed to
01/28/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB446E
01/28/2020Printed as engrossed 20103446D-E
01/29/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/29/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB446E)
01/29/2020VOTE: (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/12/2020Reported from General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2020Read third time
02/17/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB446ER)
02/19/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB446ER)
02/19/2020Signed by Speaker
02/20/2020Signed by President
02/24/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 24, 2020
02/24/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 2, 2020
03/02/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 43 (effective 7/1/20)
03/02/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0043)