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 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. Read the Bill »


02/18/2020: Passed the House


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)

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