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Bills

Committee

Last Action

Date

HB 6 - Rasoul - Security freezes; elimination of fees.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 17 - Hope - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/12/18

HB 18 - Hope - Transient occupancy tax; removes sunset date from Arlington County's authority to impose.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 24 - Boysko - Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for menstrual supplies.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 25 - Boysko - Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for menstrual supplies.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 26 - Bell, Richard P. - Pawnbrokers; allowable late fees.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Passed Senate (37-Y 3-N)

02/22/18

HB 29 - Jones, S.C. - Budget Bill.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Referred to Committee on Finance

02/23/18

HB 30 - Jones, S.C. - Budget Bill.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Referred to Committee on Finance

02/23/18

HB 36 - Kory - School calendar; opening day of school year.

(H) Committee on Education

(H) Left in Education

02/13/18

HB 37 - Kory - Wages; cause of action against an employer for nonpayment.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/12/18

HB 38 - Habeeb - School calendar; opening day of school year.

(H) Committee on Education

(H) Left in Education

02/13/18

HB 39 - Levine - Minimum wage, local alternative; establishes procedure by which wage may be imposed in any locality.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 40 - Levine - Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program; established, effective clause.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 69 - McQuinn - Virginia Grocery Investment Program and Fund; created, report.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 70 - Webert - Immunity of employers; employees and independent contractors convicted of a nonviolent offense.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 78 - Yancey - Professional and Occupational Regulation, Department of; waiver of first-time licensing fees.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 79 - Yancey - Dog boarding establishments; group play requirements, penalty.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 82 - Habeeb - Workers' compensation; Uninsured Employer's Fund, financing tax.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed Senate (26-Y 13-N)

02/22/18

HB 85 - Bell, Richard P. - Virginia Grocery Investment Program and Fund; created, report.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 86 - Bulova - Security freezes; elimination of fees.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 94 - Miyares - Dog boarding establishments; group play, penalty.

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(H) Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

02/13/18

HB 97 - Bell, John J. - Virginia Public Procurement Act; methods of procurement, single or term contracts.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

02/14/18

HB 98 - Bell, John J. - Virginia Public Procurement Act; competitive negotiation for professional services.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 102 - Head - Alcoholic beverage control; gourmet shop licensees.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 110 - Head - Franchisees; status thereof and its employees as employees of the franchisor.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

02/22/18

HB 113 - Carroll Foy - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 119 - Thomas - Merchants' capital tax; classification.

(H) Committee on Finance

(S) Committee on Finance

(G) Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 1, 2018

02/22/18

HB 120 - Rasoul - Unemployment compensation; wage offset.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 132 - Bell, John J. - Controlled substances containing opioids; limits on prescription.

(H) Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

(H) Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions

02/13/18

HB 136 - Levine - Alcoholic beverage control; annual mixed beverage special events licenses for museums.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Rehabilitation and Social Services (7-Y 4-N 2-A)

02/23/18

HB 152 - Kory - Retail Sales and Use Tax; exempts certain feminine hygiene products.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 172 - Filler-Corn - Gun safes; establishes an exemption from retail sales tax.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 173 - Filler-Corn - Grand larceny & certain property crimes; increases threshold amount of money taken, etc., to $500.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 206 - Bell, Richard P. - Pawnbrokers; digital image of forms of identification.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

02/22/18

HB 209 - Mullin - Duty to take reasonable precautions; criminal conduct of a third party.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 222 - Morefield - Income tax, corporate & state; modification for certain companies & subtraction for their employees.

(H) Committee on Finance

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Referred to Committee on Finance

02/14/18

HB 225 - Hayes - Grand larceny; increases threshold.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 237 - Kilgore - One-stop small business permitting program; extends sunset date.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

02/22/18

HB 238 - Kilgore - State Corporation Commission; electronic registration system.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

02/22/18

HB 240 - Rasoul - Wage or salary history; inquiries prohibited, civil penalty.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 243 - Jones, J.C. - Jury duty; employees summoned to report.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 257 - Hope - Virginia Public Procurement Act; clarifies definitions of responsible bidder or offeror.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 259 - Habeeb - Payment of wages; remedies, penalties.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 273 - Boysko - Firearms; civil liability for sale or transfer, background check.

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

02/13/18

HB 280 - Collins - Grand larceny; first offender sentence reduction.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 310 - Watts - Estate tax; appropriation of its revenues for health care purposes.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Stricken from docket by Finance (22-Y 0-N)

01/29/18

HB 354 - Reid - School calendar; opening day of school year.

(H) Committee on Education

(H) Left in Education

02/13/18

HB 372 - Robinson - School calendar; opening day of the school year.

(H) Committee on Education

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(S) Continued to 2019 in Education and Health (9-Y 6-N)

02/15/18

HB 373 - Davis - Multistate Tax Commission; the Commonwealth to become associate member.

(H) Committee on Finance

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

02/23/18

HB 392 - Keam - Electric utility regulation; solar energy.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 393 - Keam - Electric utilities; net energy metering, program cap.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 401 - Levine - Discrimination; sexual orientation and gender identity.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 416 - Guzman - Workers' compensation; audits of employer's premises.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 422 - Bulova - Alcoholic beverage control; sales by brewery on licensed premises.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB422ER)

02/22/18

HB 448 - Rodman - Menstrual supplies; exempts certain supplies from sales and use tax.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 460 - Carter - Workers' compensation; retaliatory discharge of employee.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 461 - Carter - Workers' compensation; employer to notify employee of intent to accept or deny claim.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 462 - Carter - Workers' compensation; foreign injuries.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 463 - Carter - Meal breaks for employees; civil penalty.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 471 - Reid - Small businesses, new; state and local tax and regulatory exemptions.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 484 - Bell, Robert B. - Restitution; probation.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) VOTE: ADOPTION (83-Y 14-N)

02/23/18

HB 486 - Hurst - Alcoholic beverage control; granting of certain mixed beverage licenses.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 98-N)

02/22/18

HB 495 - Hodges - Secrecy of tax information; local officials to disclose information to non-governmental entities.

(H) Committee on Finance

(S) Committee on Finance

(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB495ER)

02/19/18

HB 500 - Hodges - Veteran Entrepreneur and Capital Resources Program and Fund; established.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 512 - Wilt - Sales & use tax; prohibits accelerated collection of payments from retail merchants & other dealers.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 516 - Bell, Robert B. - Food establishment inspections; exemptions for private homes where resident processes yogurt.

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(H) Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

02/13/18

HB 518 - Simon - Minimum wage; increases wage to $9 per hour effective July 1, 2018, etc.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 526 - Brewer - Cigarette tax, local; refund of unused stamps.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 529 - James - Sales and use tax revenue; distribution to certain localities.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 546 - Freitas - Grand larceny; first offender sentence reduction.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 547 - Freitas - Alcoholic beverage control; brewery licensees.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 550 - Freitas - Alcoholic beverage control; expands privileges of bed and breakfast licensees.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 551 - Krizek - Nonpayment of wages; private cause of action by an employee.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (9-Y 9-N)

02/05/18

HB 552 - Freitas - Bed-and-breakfast operations; definition of restaurant.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(S) Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)

02/23/18

HB 554 - Freitas - Broker's licenses; bed and breakfast establishments.

(H) Committee on Transportation

(S) Committee on Transportation

(S) Referred to Committee on Transportation

02/13/18

HB 558 - Habeeb - Workers' Compensation; employer's liability for medical services provided outside the Commonwealth.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

02/22/18

HB 579 - Bloxom - Transient occupancy tax; taxes on room rentals, etc., in state parks.

(H) Committee on Finance

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Finance (11-Y 3-N)

02/21/18

HB 596 - Carr - Firearm magazines; prohibition of sale, transfer, etc., fine.

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

02/13/18

HB 618 - Carroll Foy - Larceny; subsequent offenses.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 619 - Carroll Foy - Alcoholic beverage control; possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by interdicted persons.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 626 - Ayala - Wages; limiting employees' sharing of information prohibited, civil penalty.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 631 - Kory - Employers; decisions to opt out of providing contraceptive coverage.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 653 - Murphy - Employers; sexual harassment training, penalty.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 654 - Murphy - Alcoholic beverage control; distiller licensee, commission from sales on licensed premises, etc.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 706 - Filler-Corn - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 715 - Plum - Minimum wage; increases to $10.10 per hour effective January 1, 2019, etc.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 820 - Knight - Alcoholic beverage control; delivery of wine or beer to retail, wholesaler requirement.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB820ER)

02/22/18

HB 826 - Knight - Alcoholic beverage control; increases general license application fee.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Rereferred to Finance

02/23/18

HB 892 - Webert - Barbering, cosmetology, etc.; deregulates practice, abolishes Board of Barbers and Cosmetology.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 951 - Lopez - Product safety; flame retardants, penalty.

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(H) Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

02/13/18

HB 966 - Davis - Income tax, sales tax, etc.; refundable credit for certain local taxes.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Continued to 2019 in Finance

01/29/18

HB 973 - Guzman - Employees; paid medical and family leave, civil penalties.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 981 - Rodman - Disposable paper and plastic bags; local taxation.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 1027 - Adams, L.R. - Security freezes; fees for placing on a consumer's credit report.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

02/22/18

HB 1051 - Watts - Communications sales and use tax; services subject to taxation.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Passed by indefinitely in Finance (22-Y 0-N)

01/29/18

HB 1073 - Heretick - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1080 - Yancey - Employment; break to express breast milk.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 1083 - Filler-Corn - Motor vehicle fuels sales tax; price floor.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 1089 - Boysko - Virginia Equal Pay Act; created.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1090 - Boysko - Virginia Personnel Act; equal pay for equal work, policy of the Commonwealth.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1103 - Stolle - Small businesses; waiver of permit fees when affected by an emergency or disaster.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 1104 - Stolle - Sales and use tax refund; property to replace or repair business property damaged in a disaster.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 1105 - Stolle - Petit larceny; penalty for committing after state of emergency.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1106 - Boysko - Attorney General, Office of the; misclassification of employees as independent contractors.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1109 - Tran - Wages; payment for overtime work, penalties.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1136 - Rasoul - Aboveground chemical storage tanks; local ordinance, inspection.

(H) Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns

(H) Left in Counties, Cities and Towns

02/13/18

HB 1145 - Convirs-Fowler - Firearms magazines, certain; prohibition of sale, transfer, etc., fine.

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

02/13/18

HB 1150 - Wilt - Pavement sealants; containing coal tar prohibited.

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(H) Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

02/13/18

HB 1169 - LaRock - Employment-related information; disclosure to law-enforcement agency.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1232 - Hayes - Security freezes; fees.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1259 - Krizek - Minimum wage; exclusions, tips.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1293 - Delaney - Unemployment compensation; increases penalty for failure to file reports.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed Senate (23-Y 17-N)

02/22/18

HB 1299 - Fariss - Alcoholic beverage control; increases amount of spirits that may be offered.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1300 - Lopez - Small Business and Supplier Diversity, Department of; implementation of certification programs.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1305 - Habeeb - Punitive damages; eliminates limitation of total amount that can be awarded in an action.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1313 - Lindsey - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1339 - Head - Sales and use tax; accelerated payments.

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Left in Finance

02/13/18

HB 1340 - Bloxom - Emergency services and disaster law; expedited inspections required for small businesses.

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

02/13/18

HB 1352 - Thomas - Motor vehicle fuels sales tax in certain areas of the Commonwealth; price floor.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 1356 - Reid - Transient occupancy tax; expands tax in Northern Virginia statewide.

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Stricken from docket by Rules (16-Y 0-N)

02/08/18

HB 1357 - Aird - Public employment; inquiries by state agencies and localities regarding criminal convictions.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1376 - McQuinn - Employment; break to express breast milk.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1379 - Robinson - Alcoholic beverage control; records of retail licensees.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 97-N)

02/22/18

HB 1391 - Head - Unemployment compensation; overtime compensation.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1400 - Head - Alcoholic beverage control; distiller licensee, commission for sales on licensed premises.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1432 - Plum - Alcoholic beverage control; definition of "day spa."

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1484 - Cline - Alcoholic beverage control; distiller's license, remote store location and tasting room.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1519 - Head - Alcoholic beverage control; definition of "day spa."

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Left in General Laws

02/13/18

HB 1529 - Sickles - Parental and supplemental family leave benefits; DHRM to implement and administer program.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Left in Appropriations

02/13/18

HB 1541 - Landes - Alcoholic beverage control; creates a new limited mixed beverage license for retail cigar shops.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendments (8-Y 6-N)

02/23/18

HB 1543 - Murphy - Workers' compensation; tolling of statute of limitations.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1550 - Adams, L.R. - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/14/18

HB 1562 - Lopez - False statements, etc., by employing units; failure to furnish reports, etc.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1569 - Carroll Foy - Employers; notice of work schedules, civil penalty.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Left in Commerce and Labor

02/13/18

HB 1570 - Adams, L.R. - Grand larceny and certain property crimes; penalties.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1592 - LaRock - Internet capabilities; prohibited sale of products, obscene content blocking capability.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Left in Courts of Justice

02/15/18

HB 1602 - Peace - Alcoholic beverage control; creates confectionery license.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Rereferred to Finance

02/23/18

HJ 2 - Kory - United States Constitution; ratifies Equal Rights Amendment.

(H) Committee on Privileges and Elections

(H) Left in Privileges and Elections

02/13/18

HJ 25 - Heretick - Midtown and Downtown Tunnels in Hampton Roads; JLARC to study reduction or elimination of tolls.

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Left in Rules

02/13/18

SB 16 - Petersen - Security freezes; fees for placing on a consumer's credit report.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)

02/23/18

SB 18 - Spruill - Security freezes; fees.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB16-Petersen) (11-Y 0-N)

02/07/18

SB 20 - Chase - Regulatory reduction pilot program; Department of Planning and Budget to implement.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Rules

(H) Read second time

02/23/18

SB 21 - Surovell - Grand larceny & certain property crimes; increases threshold amount of money taken, etc., to $500.

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB105-Suetterlein) (15-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 22 - Surovell - Security freezes; elimination of fees.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB16-Petersen) (11-Y 0-N)

02/07/18

SB 29 - Norment - Budget Bill.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(H) Referred to Committee on Appropriations

02/26/18

SB 30 - Norment - Budget Bill.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(H) Referred to Committee on Appropriations

02/26/18

SB 37 - Stanley - Virginia Grocery Investment Program and Fund; created, report, effective clause.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(H) Referred to Committee on Appropriations

01/31/18

SB 38 - McPike - Security freezes; elimination of fees.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB16-Petersen) (11-Y 0-N)

02/07/18

SB 41 - Favola - Sick leave; use for care of immediate family members.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (11-Y 3-N 1-A)

01/22/18

SB 51 - Edwards - Income withholding orders; employer's duty to request disclosure.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Reported from Courts of Justice (18-Y 0-N)

02/23/18

SB 58 - Edwards - Minimum wage; increases wage from its current federally mandated level.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (11-Y 3-N)

01/15/18

SB 61 - Favola - Alcoholic beverage control; creates confectionery license.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB61ER)

02/22/18

SB 62 - Favola - Security freezes; elimination of fees.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB16-Petersen) (11-Y 0-N)

02/07/18

SB 69 - Howell - Transient occupancy tax; removes sunset date from Arlington County's authority to impose.

(H) Committee on Finance

(S) Committee on Finance

(H) Referred to Committee on Finance

01/29/18

SB 74 - Surovell - Handheld personal communications devices; use while driving.

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (4-Y 11-N)

01/24/18

SB 82 - Edwards - Electric utility regulation; agricultural net energy metering.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Continued to 2019 in Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N)

02/05/18

SB 83 - Edwards - Renewable energy; third-party power purchase agreements.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Continued to 2019 in Commerce and Labor (13-Y 0-N)

02/05/18

SB 95 - Surovell - Security freezes; protected consumer, proof of authority,

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

02/19/18

SB 102 - McPike - Grand larceny & certain property crimes; increases threshold amount of money taken, etc., to $1,500.

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB105-Suetterlein) (15-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 105 - Suetterlein - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee on Rules

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee on Rules

01/23/18

SB 115 - Locke - County food and beverage tax; increases maximum tax that any county is authorized to impose.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Failed to report (defeated) in Finance (4-Y 9-N)

01/17/18

SB 132 - Cosgrove - Sales and use tax revenue; distribution to certain localities.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Stricken at request of Patron in Finance (13-Y 0-N)

01/17/18

SB 138 - Petersen - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB105-Suetterlein) (15-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 139 - Petersen - Chesapeake Bay Watershed; imposes a tax on plastic bags provided to customers in certain localities.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Failed to report (defeated) in Finance (4-Y 11-N)

01/17/18

SB 140 - Petersen - Motor vehicle fuels sales tax in certain transportation districts; price floor.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Incorporated by Finance (SB896-Wagner) (15-Y 0-N)

02/06/18

SB 157 - Edwards - Grand larceny & certain property crimes; increases threshold amount of money taken, etc., to $500.

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB105-Suetterlein) (15-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 173 - Stanley - Consumer fireworks; regulation of the sale and use, criminal and civil penalties.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Continued to 2019 in Finance (11-Y 5-N)

02/07/18

SB 174 - Stanley - Alcoholic beverage control; wine wholesaler, primary area of responsibility.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB174ER)

02/22/18

SB 191 - Favola - Net energy metering; eligibility limits.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #3

02/15/18

SB 193 - Locke - Plastic shopping bags, disposable; local option to distribute to consumers.

(S) Committee on Local Government

(S) Continued to 2019 in Local Government (13-Y 0-N)

01/23/18

SB 202 - Ebbin - Public employment; prohibits discrimination on basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 2-N)

02/08/18

SB 218 - Lewis - Recycling; clarifies definitions of beneficial use and recycling center, etc.

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(S) Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources

(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)

02/21/18

SB 220 - Saslaw - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB105-Suetterlein) (15-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 221 - Saslaw - Grand larceny & certain property crimes; increases threshold amount of money taken, etc., to $500.

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB105-Suetterlein) (15-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 233 - Hanger - Alcoholic beverage control; point-of-sale advertising limit.

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Stricken at request of Patron in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N)

01/12/18

SB 240 - Marsden - Minimum wage; increases to $8.00 per hour effective July 1, 2018.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB58-Edwards) (14-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 251 - Dance - Minimum wage; increases to $10.00 per hour effective July 1, 2018, etc.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB58-Edwards) (14-Y 0-N)

01/15/18

SB 255 - Dance - License taxes; interest rate for certain refunds.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Continued to 2019 in Finance (16-Y 0-N)

01/23/18

SB 262 - Suetterlein - Adoption; leave benefit.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(H) Referred to Committee on Appropriations

02/08/18

SB 299 - Norment - Taxation, Department of; reports on sales and use tax exemptions.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Continued to 2019 in Finance (16-Y 0-N)

02/08/18

SB 300 - Favola - School calendar; opening day of school year.

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(S) Incorporated by Education and Health (SB914-Chase) (15-Y 0-N)

01/25/18

SB 306 - McDougle - Alcoholic beverage control; sales by brewery on licensed premises.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) House amendment agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)

02/22/18

SB 318 - Ruff - Small Business and Supplier Diversity, Department of; implementation of certification programs.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(H) Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources & Technology

02/22/18

SB 382 - Chafin - Alcoholic beverage control; delivery of wine or beer to retail licensee, wholesaler requirement.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB382ER)

02/22/18

SB 390 - Marsden - Taxation; makes numerous changes to the Commonwealth's tax structure.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Finance with letter (15-Y 0-N)

01/31/18

SB 419 - Wexton - Discriminating between employees on the basis of sex; payment of wages.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Continued to 2019 in Finance (11-Y 5-N)

02/07/18

SB 421 - Wexton - Paid medical leave; private employers with 50 or more employees to give to each full-time employee.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (11-Y 4-N)

01/22/18

SB 504 - Carrico - VDOT; review of enrollment in federal pilot program or project.

(H) Committee on Transportation

(S) Committee on Transportation

(H) VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)

02/23/18

SB 526 - Obenshain - Trespass; use of system in unlawful manner.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)

02/21/18

SB 527 - Mason - County food and beverage tax; increases maximum tax that any county is authorized to impose.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Incorporated by Finance (SB115-Locke) (12-Y 1-N)

01/17/18

SB 637 - Dunnavant - Virginia Longitudinal Data System; workforce data.

(H) Committee on Education

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(H) Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3

02/20/18

SB 647 - McPike - Alcoholic beverage control; applications for licenses, removes certain requirement.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)

02/20/18

SB 659 - Wagner - Security freezes; elimination of fees.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB16-Petersen) (11-Y 0-N)

02/07/18

SB 661 - Wagner - Wages; removes exemptions that exclude newsboys, shoe shine boys, etc., from Va. Minimum Wage Act.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (7-Y 6-N 1-A)

02/07/18

SB 690 - Deeds - Debit card holds; disclosures.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Failed to report (defeated) in Commerce and Labor (6-Y 8-N)

01/22/18

SB 714 - Chase - Local economic development; expenditure shall be first approved by local governing body.

(S) Committee on Local Government

(S) Continued to 2019 in Local Government (13-Y 0-N)

02/06/18

SB 736 - Favola - Paid family leave program; establishment of program.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Stricken at request of Patron in Commerce and Labor (11-Y 0-N)

01/22/18

SB 746 - Sturtevant - Sales and Use Tax; accelerated payments.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Continued to 2019 in Finance (15-Y 0-N)

01/23/18

SB 790 - Favola - Virginia Employment Commission; development of a plan for a paid family-medical leave program.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Continued to 2019 in Finance (16-Y 0-N)

02/12/18

SB 850 - Lucas - Virginia Public Procurement Act; small business and microbusiness procurement enhancement program.

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Failed to report (defeated) in General Laws and Technology (7-Y 8-N)

02/05/18

SB 884 - McDougle - Alcoholic beverage control; increases general license application fee.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(S) Committee on Finance

(H) Read second time

02/23/18

SB 895 - Petersen - Punitive damages; raises cap from $350,000 to $500,000.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 0-N)

02/19/18

SB 906 - McClellan - Master barber; creates occupational title, issuance of license.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

02/22/18

SB 914 - Chase - School calendar; opening day of the school year.

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(S) Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (8-Y 7-N)

01/25/18

SB 934 - Dunnavant - Benefits consortium; formation by a sponsoring association.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

02/08/18

SB 935 - Dunnavant - Group health benefit plans; bona fide associations.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

02/08/18