Construction management or design-build contracts; use by local public bodies. (HB890)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Construction management contracting; use by local public bodies. Removes the provision limiting the use of construction management contracts by local public bodies to projects with a cost expected to exceed $10 million and provides that construction management may be utilized on projects where the project cost is expected to be less than the project threshold established in the procedures adopted by the Secretary of Administration for using construction management contracts. This bill is identical to SB 341. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20105095D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB890)
01/17/2020Assigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
01/28/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/28/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 1-N)
01/30/2020Reported from General Laws with substitute (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Committee substitute printed 20105727D-H1
02/03/2020Read first time
02/03/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB890H1)
02/04/2020Read second time
02/04/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20105727D-H1
02/04/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB890H1
02/05/2020Read third time and passed House (94-Y 5-N)
02/05/2020VOTE: Passage (94-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/12/2020Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2020Read third time
02/17/2020Reading of amendments waived
02/17/2020Committee amendments agreed to
02/17/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/17/2020Passed Senate with amendments (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Placed on Calendar
02/19/2020Senate amendments agreed to by House (100-Y 0-N)
02/19/2020VOTE: Adoption (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB890ER)
02/21/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB890ER)
02/21/2020Signed by Speaker
02/24/2020Signed by President
02/26/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 26, 2020
02/26/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 4, 2020
03/04/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 162 (effective 7/1/20)
03/04/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0162)


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 4 minutes.

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