Pandemic response and preparedness; joint subcommittee to study. (SJ10)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; joint subcommittee to study pandemic response and preparedness in the Commonwealth; report. Establishes a joint subcommittee to study pandemic response and preparedness in the Commonwealth. In conducting its study, the joint subcommittee is tasked with examining existing laws in the Commonwealth and developing recommendations regarding the pandemic response and future needs of the Governor, the General Assembly, local governments, public and private health care systems and other facilities and providers, health districts, the judicial system, K-12 and higher education systems, and the business regulatory system. Read the Bill »


03/08/2022: Passed the House


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100036D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Rules
01/28/2022Reported from Rules
01/31/2022Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2022Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Referred to Committee on Rules
02/25/2022Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/28/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
03/03/2022Reported from Rules with amendment(s) (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Taken up
03/08/2022Committee amendments agreed to
03/08/2022Engrossed by House as amended
03/08/2022Agreed to by House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/08/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2022House amendments rejected by Senate
03/10/2022House insisted on amendments
03/10/2022House requested conference committee
03/10/2022Senate acceded to request
03/10/2022Conferees appointed by Senate
03/10/2022Senators: Surovell, McPike, Dunnavant
03/10/2022Conferees appointed by House
03/10/2022Delegates: Ware, Orrock, Adams, D.M.
03/11/2022C Amended by conference committee
03/11/2022Conference substitute printed 22107901D-S1
03/12/2022Conference report agreed to by Senate
03/12/2022Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
03/12/2022VOTE: Adoption (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2022Conference report agreed to by Senate (voice vote)
03/12/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ10ER)