Virginia Public Procurement Act; construction contracts, subcontractor workforce requirements. (SB1305)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; construction contracts; subcontractor workforce requirements. Requires all public bodies in a locality with a population in excess of 25,000 and covered institutions, defined in the bill, to include in every construction contract of more than $500,000 certain provisions related to the outsourcing of subcontracted work, which a contractor shall agree to during the performance of such contract. Such provisions mandate that a contractor shall only utilize subcontractors that certify in writing to the contractor that they will outsource no more than 10 percent of the cost of the work subcontracted for, excluding the provision of materials, with specified exceptions. Read the Bill »


03/01/2021: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/12/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102843D
01/12/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1305)
01/20/2021Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/21/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/27/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/27/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2021Floor substitute printed 21104037D-S1 (McPike)
01/29/2021Read second time
01/29/2021Reading of amendments waived
01/29/2021Committee amendments rejected
01/29/2021Reading of amendment waived
01/29/2021Committee amendment rejected
01/29/2021Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2021Substitute by Senator McPike agreed to 21104037D-S1
01/29/2021Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1305S1
02/01/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/01/2021Passed by for the day
02/02/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/02/2021Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Reading of amendments waived
02/02/2021Amendments by Senator McPike agreed to
02/02/2021Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute with amendments SB1305ES1
02/02/2021Printed as engrossed 21104037D-ES1
02/02/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1305ES1)
02/05/2021Placed on Calendar
02/05/2021Read first time
02/05/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/08/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in General Laws
02/09/2021Assigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
02/16/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)
02/16/2021Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/16/2021Reported from General Laws (12-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/17/2021Assigned App. sub: Commerce Agriculture & Natural Resources
02/19/2021Passed by for the day in Appropriations Commerce, Agriculture and Natural Resources subcommittee
03/01/2021Left in Appropriations

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