Virginia Public Procurement Act; determination of nonresponsibility, local option. (SB380)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; determination of nonresponsibility; local option to include criteria in Invitation to Bid. Allows any locality to include in the Invitation to Bid criteria that may be used in determining whether a bidder who is not prequalified by the Virginia Department of Transportation is a responsible bidder. Such criteria may include a history or good faith assurances of (i) completion by the bidder and any potential subcontractors of specified safety training programs established by the U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration; (ii) participation by the bidder and any potential subcontractors in apprenticeship training programs approved by state agencies or the U.S. Department of Labor; or (iii) maintenance by the bidder and any potential subcontractors of records of compliance with applicable local, state, and federal laws. This bill is identical to HB 1201. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20105097D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB380)
01/22/2020Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2020Read second time
01/27/2020Reading of amendments waived
01/27/2020Committee amendments agreed to
01/27/2020Reading of amendment waived
01/27/2020Amendment by Senator McPike agreed to
01/27/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB380E
01/27/2020Printed as engrossed 20105097D-E
01/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB380E)
01/28/2020Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Placed on Calendar
02/03/2020Read first time
02/03/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/13/2020Reported from General Laws with substitute (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2020Committee substitute printed 20108248D-H1
02/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB380H1)
02/17/2020Read second time
02/18/2020Read third time
02/18/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108248D-H1
02/18/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB380H1
02/18/2020Passed House with substitute (55-Y 45-N)
02/18/2020VOTE: Passage (55-Y 45-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020House substitute agreed to by Senate (26-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Title replaced 20108248D-H1
02/20/2020Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020House substitute agreed to by Senate (22-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB380ER)
02/24/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB380ER)
02/24/2020Signed by Speaker
02/25/2020Signed by President
02/28/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 28, 2020
02/28/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 6, 2020
03/06/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter ## (effective 7/1/20)
03/06/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 176 (effective 7/1/20)
03/06/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0176)