Technology and Science, Joint Commission on; authority to appoint, employ, and remove staff. (HB1199)

Introduced By

Del. Cliff Hayes (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Joint Commission on Technology and Science; staff; authority to appoint, employ, and remove. Authorizes the Joint Commission on Technology and Science (JCOTS) to appoint, employ, and remove an executive director and such other persons as it deems necessary and determine their duties and fix their salaries or compensation within the amounts appropriated therefor. The bill removes the provision that directs the Division of Legislative Services to provide staff support to JCOTS. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24103597D
01/10/2024Referred to Committee on Communications, Technology and Innovation
01/19/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1199)
01/22/2024Reported from Communications, Technology and Innovation (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2024Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/23/2024Assigned App. sub: General Government and Capital Outlay
01/29/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/31/2024Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2024Read first time
02/05/2024Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2024Read third time and passed House (68-Y 31-N)
02/06/2024VOTE: Passage (68-Y 31-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2024Referred to Committee on Rules
02/23/2024Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2024Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/27/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2024Reported from Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Read third time
02/28/2024Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1199ER)
03/05/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1199ER)
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/08/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 739 (effective 7/1/24)

Post a Public Comment About this Bill

if you have one

(Limited HTML is OK: <a>, <em>, <strong>, <s>)