Schedule for 01/26/2022

The Day’s Calendar

Half an hour after the House adjourns Shared Committee Room, Pocahontas Building House Appropriations

Half an hour after the House adjourns House Room 3, The Capitol House Courts of Justice - Subcommittee #1

Half an hour after the House adjourns House Room 1, The Capitol House Courts of Justice - Subcommittee #2

Half an hour after the House adjourns House Room 3, The Capitol House Courts of Justice

Half an hour after the House adjourns House Committee Room, Pocahontas Building House Finance

Half an hour after the House adjourns Senate Room A, Pocahontas Building Senate Judiciary

Half an hour after the House adjourns Senate Room 3, The Capitol Senate General Laws and Technology

7:00 AM 6th Floor Speaker's Conference Room, Pocahontas Building Speaker's Bible Study

7:00 AM House Room 1, The Capitol House Privileges and Elections - Subcommittee #2

7:00 AM House Room 3, The Capitol House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources - Natural Resources Subcommittee

7:30 AM House Room 3, The Capitol House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources - Natural Resources Subcommittee

7:30 AM Leadership Conference Room, 6th Floor, Pocahontas Building Senate Finance and Appropriations - Public Safety Subcommittee

8:00 AM Senate Subcommittee Room 2 Military and Veterans Caucus

8:00 AM House Committee Room, Pocahontas Building House Education

8:00 AM House Committee Room, Pocahontas Building House Education - Early Childhood/Innovation Subcommittee

8:30 AM Tidewater Room, 4th Floor, Suntrust Center Women's Legislative Roundtable

8:30 AM House Room 3, The Capitol House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

9:00 AM Virtual Meeting, Contact Delegate Kay Kory's office for link Animal Welfare Caucus

9:00 AM Virtual Meeting, Contact Delegate Kaye Kory's office for link Animal Welfare Caucus

9:00 AM House Room 3, The Capitol House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

9:00 AM Shared Committee Room B, Pocahontas Building Senate Finance and Appropriations

11:00 AM House Room 1, The Capitol House Republican Caucus

11:00 AM Senate Room 1, The Capitol Senate Democratic Caucus

11:00 AM House Room 2, The Capitol House Democratic Caucus

11:30 AM Senate Room 2, The Capitol Senate Republican Caucus

11:30 AM House Room 1, The Capitol House Republican Caucus

12:00 PM House Chamber, The Capitol House Convenes

12:00 PM Senate Chamber, The Capitol Senate Convenes

2:15 PM Shared Committee Room, Pocahontas Building House Appropriations - Commerce, Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee

3:00 PM Shared Committee Room, Pocahontas Building House Appropriations - Commerce, Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee

4:00 PM Shared Committee Room, Pocahontas Building House Appropriations - Elementary and Secondary Subcommittee

4:00 PM House Room 2, The Capitol House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources - Agriculture Subcommittee

4:00 PM 6th Floor Speaker's Conference Room, Pocahontas Building House Transportation - Subcommittee #3 Highway Safety and Policy

4:00 PM Subcommittee Room #1, 5th Floor, Pocahontas Building Senate Finance and Appropriations - Transportation Subcommittee

4:00 PM Subcommittee Room #1, 5th Floor, Pocahontas Building CANCELLED Senate Finance and Appropriations - Transportation Subcommittee

5:00 PM Subcommittee Room 300A, 3rd Floor, Pocahontas Building Virginia Legislative Black Caucus

Legislation Scheduled for Hearings

Senate Finance and Appropriations (4:00 PM)
# Title
SB9 Eminent domain; payment of judgment, attorney fees.
SB26 Gold, silver, and platinum bullion, etc.; extends sunset date for the sales tax exemption.
SB101 Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends media-related exemptions.
SB141 Boat ramps; removes authorization for Department of Wildlife Resources to charge a fee for use.
SB161 Heat-related illness; DOE to develop guidelines on policies to inform & educate coaches & athletes.
SB171 Harmful algal bloom mitigation; Department of Health to develop and implement a plan.
SB211 Voter registration; list of decedent transmitted by St. Reg. of Vital Records to Dept. of Elections.
SB238 School division maintenance reserve tool; DOE, et. at., shall develop, etc., to assist school boards
SB241 Renal Disease Council; created, report.
SB257 Counseling Compact; Dept. of Health Professions shall review merits entering into Compact.
SB307 Kinship foster care; notice and appeal.
SB371 Elections, State Board of; expands membership, appointment of Commissioner of Elections.
SB438 Sales tax; Historic Triangle regional tax, dedication of funds.
SB517 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for medicine and drugs purchased by veterinarians.
SB701 Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends sunset date for exemption of aircraft components.

Senate General Laws and Technology (2:00 PM)
# Title
SB5 Virginia Freedom of Information Act; Virginia Parole Board member votes.
SB13 Energy performance-based contracts; roof replacement.
SB57 Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; definition of gift, certain tickets, etc.
SB128 Small Business and Supplier Diversity, Department of; redefines 'small business.'
SB129 Alkaline hydrolysis; work group to determine regulatory & statutory changes needed to legalize, etc.
SB152 FOIA and FOIA Advisory Council; definition of official public government website.
SB177 Human rights and fair housing; religious organizations, promotion of religious principles.
SB179 Virginia Human Rights Act; employee safety, definition changes.
SB197 Common interest communities; prohibition on refusal to recognize a licensed real estate broker.
SB200 Virginia Freedom of Information Act; record exclusions, administrative investigations, etc.
SB210 Virginia Public Procurement Act; public higher educational institutions, disclosure by offerors.
SB214 Virginia Freedom of Information Act; meetings conducted through electronic meetings.
SB224 Lobbying; local government actions, notice and fee to clerk of governing body.
SB324 Public agencies; privacy of personal information.
SB416 Virginia Public Procurement Act; purchase of personal protective equipment.
SB419 Genetic information privacy; civil penalty.
SB480 Administrative Process Act; final orders, electronic retention.
SB491 Virginia African Diaspora Advisory Board; established, report.
SB510 Real Estate Board; death or disability of a real estate broker.
SB544 Cosmetologists; training requirement.
SB550 Contracts; payment clauses, right to payment of subcontractors.
SB559 Registered lobbyists; information on disseminated documents, civil penalty.
SB572 Veteran-owned small businesses; waiving of fees.
SB575 DGS; state fleet managers to use total cost of ownership calculations, report.
SB615 Disability Services Coordination, Secretary of; created.
SB661 Apprenticeship program; Bd. of Workforce Development to prepare recommendations for primary office.
SB679 Preneed funeral contracts; life insurance or annuity contracts.
SB693 Notice of final adverse decision; audio and video recordings.
SB703 Information Technology Advisory Council; membership, powers and duties, report.
SB712 Regulatory Innovation, Department of, and Virginia Regulatory Sandbox Program; created, report.
SB734 Va. Public Procurement Act; population thresholds for architectural & prof. engineering contracting.
SB735 Diversity, Opportunity, & Inclusion, Dir. of; renames Director of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion.
SB764 Public bodies; security of government databases and data communications, report.

Senate Judiciary (9:00 AM)
# Title
SB19 Gifts of real estate; requirements.
SB51 Small Estate Act; payment of funeral expenses.
SB61 Firearms; concealed carry for law-enforcement officers, attorneys for the Commonwealth, etc.
SB74 Firearms; control by localities of possession or carrying.
SB112 Parole statutes; application for juveniles and persons committed upon certain felony offenses.
SB122 Killing the fetus of another; guilty of manslaughter, penalties.
SB124 Misuse of power of attorney; financial exploitation of incapacitated adults by an agent, penalty.
SB148 Public health emergencies; expands immunity for health care providers.
SB155 Killing the fetus of another; guilty of manslaughter, penalties.
SB198 Disposition when defendant found incompetent; involuntary admission of the defendant.
SB227 Misdemeanor sexual offenses where the victim is a minor; statute of limitations, penalty.
SB228 Children; use of communications systems to facilitate certain offenses, consecutive sentence.
SB310 Plastic firearms and unfinished frames, etc.; manufacture, import, sale, etc., penalties.
SB330 Carrying a concealed handgun; permit not required.
SB364 Handguns; limitation on purchases.
SB413 Drug possession; persons charged with first offense, probation.
SB464 Witnesses; summons in a criminal matter, requirements.
SB467 Human trafficking; training for law-enforcement personnel.
SB483 Child abuse and neglect; limitations period on sexual abuse of a minor claims, background check.
SB486 Protective orders; workplace violence.
SB487 Firearm Violence Intervention and Prevention, Virginia Center; established.
SB538 Nonpayment of wages; defense of contractor.
SB543 Criminal records; sealing of records.
SB554 Will contest; presumption of undue influence.
SB563 Attorney General; instituting or conducting criminal prosecutions for acts of violence.
SB573 Defendants; evidence of mental condition, specific intent crimes.
SB592 Group Violence Intervention Board, Division of Group Violence Intervention, etc.; established.
SB599 Medical malpractice actions, certain; limitation on recovery.
SB614 Bail for a person accused of a crime that is an act of violence; notice to attorney.
SB618 Military honor guards and veterans service organizations; paramilitary activities, exception.
SB640 Public defender office; establishes an office for the County of Henrico.
SB644 Firearms; criminal history record information check required to sell.
SB645 Criminal proceedings; evidence of defendant's mental condition.
SB668 Death with Dignity Act; penalties.
SB675 Firearms; criminal history record information check required to sell, exception.
SB690 Misuse of power of attorney; financial exploitation of incapacitated adults, penalty.
SB691 Competency to stand trial; order for evaluation or treatment.
SB696 Judges; maximum number in each judicial district.
SB743 Law-enforcement officers, former; retention of identification and badge.
SB763 Firearms; control of firearms by localities, concealed handgun permit exception.