Prevailing wage rate; clarifies that public works includes transportation infrastructure projects. (HB2327)

Introduced By

Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Dan Helmer (D-Fairfax Station), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), and Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; requirement to pay prevailing wage; transportation infrastructure projects. Clarifies, for purposes of the requirement under certain circumstances to pay the prevailing wage rate for work performed on public works contracts, that public works includes transportation infrastructure projects. Read the Bill »


04/07/2021: enacted


01/22/2021Presented and ordered printed 21103463D
01/22/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/27/2021Assigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
01/28/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2327)
02/02/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/02/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N)
02/02/2021House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/02/2021Reported from General Laws with substitute (13-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Committee substitute printed 21104307D-H1
02/03/2021Read first time
02/04/2021Read second time
02/04/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21104307D-H1
02/04/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2327H1
02/05/2021Read third time and passed House (55-Y 45-N)
02/05/2021VOTE: Passage (55-Y 45-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2327H1)
02/17/2021Reported from General Laws and Technology (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N)
02/22/2021Read third time
02/22/2021Passed Senate (22-Y 17-N)
02/22/2021Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/22/2021Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N)
02/25/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2327ER)
02/25/2021Signed by President
02/26/2021Signed by Speaker
03/01/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2327ER)
03/01/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 1, 2021
03/01/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/31/2021Governor's recommendation received by House
04/07/2021Placed on Calendar
04/07/2021House concurred in Governor's recommendation (55-Y 45-N)
04/07/2021VOTE: Adoption (55-Y 45-N)
04/07/2021Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (21-Y 19-N)
04/07/2021G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/07/2021Reenrolled bill text (HB2327ER2)
04/07/2021Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/07/2021Signed by President as reenrolled
04/07/2021Enacted, Chapter 549 (effective 7/1/21)
04/07/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0549)