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Bills

Committee

Last Action

Date

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Referred to Committee on Finance

11/20/17

HB 24 - Boysko - Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for menstrual supplies (The Dignity Act).

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #3

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #3

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

02/01/18

HB 29 - Jones, S.C. - Budget Bill.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Budget amendments available

01/18/18

HB 30 - Jones, S.C. - Budget Bill.

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Budget amendments available

01/18/18

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

(H) Committee on Education

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

01/22/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

01/24/18

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

(H) Committee on Education

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

01/22/18

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

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Referred to Committee on Rules

11/29/17

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Referred to Committee on Appropriations

12/04/17

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (7-Y 0-N)

01/31/18

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

(H) Committee on Appropriations

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

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Referred to Committee on Appropriations

12/09/17

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)

01/22/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

12/13/17

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

12/13/17

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (8-Y 0-N)

01/18/18

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) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

01/26/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 3-N)

02/02/18

HB 120 - Rasoul - Unemployment compensation; wage offset.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/17/18

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

(H) Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (10-Y 0-N)

01/23/18

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) Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #3

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)

02/02/18

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) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

01/31/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2

01/30/18

HB 225 - Hayes - Grand larceny; increases threshold.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/17/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/17/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/02/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations

01/24/18

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

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (4-Y 2-N)

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

01/22/18

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

(H) Committee on Education

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(S) Referred to Committee on Education and Health

01/31/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 2-N)

01/31/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 6-N)

01/30/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 5-N)

01/30/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/05/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 2-N)

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Printed as engrossed 18105125D-EH1

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #3

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 1-N)

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 1-N)

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 2-N)

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

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

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Referred to Committee on Appropriations

01/29/18

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) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)

01/22/18

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

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Referred to Committee on Rules

01/08/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2

01/16/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (10-Y 0-N)

01/24/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)

01/24/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(S) Referred to Committee on Education and Health

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Transportation

(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)

01/31/18

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) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) VOTE: PASSAGE (59-Y 39-N)

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (4-Y 2-N)

01/25/18

HB 618 - Carroll Foy - Larceny; subsequent offenses.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 2-N)

01/17/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 2-N)

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/17/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/17/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3

01/19/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Referred to Committee on Rules

01/09/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Committee substitute printed 18105724D-H1

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Assigned App. sub: Public Safety

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (4-Y 3-N)

01/29/18

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) Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (3-Y 5-N)

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 4-N)

01/24/18

HB 1027 - Adams, L.R. - Security freezes; fees.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

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

02/01/18

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) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/18/18

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

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Referred to Committee on Rules

01/10/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/10/18

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

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Assigned App. sub: Public Safety

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Referred to Committee on Finance

01/10/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1

01/18/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (3-Y 5-N)

01/26/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns

(H) Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1

01/17/18

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

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (6-Y 0-N)

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

(H) Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #3

02/02/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (8-Y 0-N)

01/22/18

HB 1232 - Hayes - Security freezes; fees.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3

01/19/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (8-Y 0-N)

01/30/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

01/31/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Finance

(H) Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2019

01/26/18

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

(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

(H) Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 0-N)

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Referred to Committee on Rules

01/11/18

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

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Referred to Committee on Rules

01/11/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/18/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N)

02/01/18

HB 1391 - Head - Unemployment compensation; overtime compensation.

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

01/30/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3

01/19/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 4-N)

01/30/18

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

(H) Committee on Appropriations

(H) Assigned App. sub: Compensation & Retirement

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3

01/24/18

HB 1550 - Adams, L.R. - Grand larceny and certain property crimes; increases threshold amount.

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

01/25/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/01/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/19/18

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

(H) Committee on Privileges and Elections

(H) Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections

11/26/17

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

(H) Committee on Rules

(H) Assigned Rules sub: Subcommittee #1

01/19/18

SB 16 - Petersen - Security freezes; elimination of fees.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

11/20/17

SB 18 - Spruill - Security freezes; fees.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

11/20/17

SB 20 - Chase - Red Tape Reduction Commission; created, review of regulatory requirements, report.

(S) Committee on Rules

(S) Referred to Committee on Rules

11/20/17

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) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

11/20/17

SB 29 - Norment - Budget Bill.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Budget amendments available

01/18/18

SB 30 - Norment - Budget Bill.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Budget amendments available

01/18/18

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) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

11/21/17

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) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

01/29/18

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

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Incorporates SB251 (Dance)

01/15/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/31/18

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

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

11/30/17

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) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

12/08/17

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

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

12/08/17

SB 95 - Surovell - Security freezes for protected consumers; raises age of eligibility for someone to qualify.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

12/12/17

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) Incorporates SB527 (Mason)

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) Referred to Committee on Finance

12/27/17

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) Rereferred to Finance

01/15/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/23/18

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

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

12/29/17

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) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/31/18

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) Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

01/23/18

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.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

02/02/18

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, effective date.

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/23/18

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

(H) Committee on General Laws

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/29/18

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

(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws

01/23/18

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) Rereferred to Finance

01/22/18

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 - Highways, Commissioner of; authorized to enroll in or withdraw from any federal pilot programs.

(S) Committee on Transportation

(S) Referred to Committee on Transportation

01/09/18

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

(H) Committee for Courts of Justice

(S) Committee for Courts of Justice

(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/05/18

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.

(S) Committee on Education and Health

(S) Assigned Education sub: Higher Education

01/24/18

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

(S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

(S) Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (15-Y 0-N)

02/02/18

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

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

01/10/18

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) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

01/10/18

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) Failed to report (defeated) in Local Government (6-Y 7-N)

01/30/18

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 Rules

(S) Referred to Committee on Rules

01/10/18

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

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

01/16/18

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

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Rereferred to Finance

01/26/18

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) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

02/05/18

SB 906 - McClellan - Master barber; definition, issuance of license by Board, requirements.

(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology

(S) Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

02/02/18

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.

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

02/02/18

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

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor

(S) Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

02/02/18

SB 942 - Norment - Sales and Use Tax; creates a one percent state sales tax and use tax in the Historic Triangle.

(S) Committee on Finance

(S) Referred to Committee on Finance

01/19/18