Mold inspectors and mold remediators; licensure. (SB786)

Introduced By

Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors; licensure of mold inspectors and mold remediators. Provides for the licensure and regulation of mold inspectors and mold remediators by the Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors, which is renamed in the bill as the Board for Asbestos, Lead, Mold, and Home Inspectors. The bill increases the membership of the Board by one member to include a mold inspector or a mold remediator. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


11/09/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23100113D
11/09/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/11/2023Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/11/2023Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (13-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/12/2023Impact statement from DPB (SB786)
01/13/2023Constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2023Read second time
01/16/2023Reading of amendments waived
01/16/2023Committee amendments agreed to
01/16/2023Engrossed by Senate as amended SB786E
01/16/2023Printed as engrossed 23100113D-E
01/17/2023Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2023Impact statement from DPB (SB786E)
02/08/2023Placed on Calendar
02/08/2023Read first time
02/08/2023Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/08/2023Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
02/16/2023Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/16/2023Reported from General Laws (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2023Read second time
02/21/2023Passed by for the day
02/22/2023Passed by for the day
02/23/2023Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/23/2023Rereferred to General Laws
02/24/2023Left in General Laws


Bradley B Conner writes:

As a licensed Realtor, it has troubled me that as important, if not as important as radon, the state discontinued the licensing of mold inspectors and remediators.
My hope is that the House will also support and put this important bill in front of the Governor to become law.

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