Virginia Human Rights Act; complaint or charge of discrimination, right to file civil action. (HB782)

Introduced By

Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Human Rights Act; dual-filed civil actions. Clarifies timelines for dual-filing complaints alleging unlawful discrimination under the Virginia Human Rights Act and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The bill allows either the complainant or the respondent for any charge of discrimination to request a notice of the right to file a civil action after the Commission has closed its file on such charge of discrimination. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2024Committee
01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24102623D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/26/2024Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
02/02/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB782)
02/08/2024House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/08/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
02/08/2024Reported from General Laws with amendment(s) (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2024Read first time
02/12/2024Read second time
02/12/2024Committee amendments agreed to
02/12/2024Engrossed by House as amended HB782E
02/12/2024Printed as engrossed 24102623D-E
02/13/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB782E)
02/13/2024Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/13/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2024Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/21/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/21/2024Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2024Read third time
02/26/2024Reading of amendments waived
02/26/2024Committee amendments agreed to
02/26/2024Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/26/2024Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Senate amendments agreed to by House (90-Y 5-N)
02/28/2024VOTE: Adoption (90-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2024Enrolled
03/05/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB782ER)
03/05/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB782ER)
03/05/2024Signed by Speaker
03/07/2024Signed by President
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
04/08/2024Governor's recommendation received by House
04/17/2024VOTE: (100-Y 0-N)
04/17/2024House concurred in Governor's recommendation BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
04/17/2024BLOCK VOTE: (100-Y 0-N)
04/17/2024Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
04/17/2024G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/17/2024Reenrolled
04/17/2024Reenrolled bill text (HB782ER2)
04/17/2024Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/17/2024Signed by President as reenrolled
04/17/2024Enacted, Chapter 819 (effective 7/1/24)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1329.

Post a Public Comment About this Bill



if you have one


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