Emergency Services and Disaster Law; limitation on duration of executive orders. (HB302)

Introduced By

Del. Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper) with support from co-patrons Del. Phil Scott (R-Spotsylvania), and Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Emergency Services and Disaster Law; limitation on duration of executive orders. Provides that no rule, regulation, or order issued declaring a state of emergency may remain effective for more than seven days without approval of at least two-thirds of all members elected to each house of the General Assembly. The bill also provides that a rule, regulation, or order issued declaring a state of emergency may be renewed but not for longer than 30 days without the approval of at least two-thirds of all members elected to each house of the General Assembly. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102517D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB302)
02/15/2022Left in Rules

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