Micro-business; enhancement of participation in local procurement. (HB558)

Introduced By

Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Enhancement of micro-business participation in local procurement. Allows any locality to enact an ordinance to enhance micro-business participation in local government procurement practices. Such measures may include special designation of local micro-businesses, providing technical support to micro-businesses, setting target goals for micro-business participation in the local procurement process, and other reasonable measures intended to promote micro-business participation in the locality. "Micro-business" is defined as a small, women-owned, or minority-owned business with no more than 25 employees. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2020Committee
01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100477D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/10/2020Impact statement from DHCD (HB558)
01/17/2020Assigned CC & T sub: Land Use
01/18/2020Impact statement from DHCD (HB558)
01/31/2020Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2020Read first time
02/05/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2020Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/17/2020Reported from Local Government with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Read third time
02/19/2020Reading of amendment waived
02/19/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/19/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/19/2020Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0--N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Placed on Calendar
02/21/2020Senate amendment rejected by House (4-Y 92-N)
02/21/2020VOTE: REJECTED (4-Y 92-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Senate insisted on amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Senate requested conference committee
02/26/2020House acceded to request
02/27/2020Conferees appointed by House
02/27/2020Delegates: Lindsey, Heretick, Morefield
02/28/2020Conferees appointed by Senate
02/28/2020Senators: Lewis, Spruill, Pillion
03/04/2020C Amended by conference committee
03/04/2020Conference report agreed to by House (92-Y 3-N)
03/04/2020VOTE: Agree To (92-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2020Conference report agreed to by Senate (32-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
03/18/2020Enrolled
03/18/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB558ER)
03/18/2020Signed by President
03/19/2020Signed by Speaker
03/20/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 20, 2020
03/20/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/10/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 1123 (effective 7/1/20)
04/10/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1123)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 20 seconds.