Registered lobbyists; sexual harassment training. (HB630)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Registered lobbyists; sexual harassment training. Requires lobbyists registered with the Secretary of the Commonwealth to complete the sexual harassment training course provided by the Office of the Clerk of the House of Delegates or the Office of the Clerk of the Senate once every two calendar years. The bill requires lobbyists to provide a certificate of completion of the training that is not more than two years old to the Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council in order to complete their registrations. The bill has a delayed effective date of May 1, 2021, to coincide with the start of the 2021-2022 lobbying year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101750D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2020Assigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
01/21/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 1-N)
01/21/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 1-N)
01/23/2020Reported from General Laws with amendments (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB630)
01/27/2020Read first time
01/28/2020Passed by for the day
01/29/2020Passed by for the day
01/30/2020Read second time
01/30/2020Committee amendments rejected
01/30/2020Engrossed by House
01/31/2020Read third time and passed House (66-Y 32-N)
01/31/2020VOTE: Passage (66-Y 32-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
02/28/2020Passed by indefinitely in Rules (10-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)

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