Virginia Legislature | 2018 | Regular Session

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Active Virginia Bills (Introduced, Engrossed, Enrolled, Passed)

BillSummaryAction
HB1511Service of process; investigator employed by an attorney for the Commonwealth. Provides that certain investigators employed by an attorney for the Commonwealth while engaged in the performance of their official duties shall not be considered a party ...2018-02-21
Placed on Calendar
HB1251CBD oil and THC-A oil; certification for use; dispensing. Provides that a practitioner may issue a written certification for the use of cannabidiol oil or THC-A oil for the treatment or to alleviate the symptoms of any diagnosed condition or disease ...2018-02-21
Placed on Calendar
HB778Health care providers; notices; health benefit plan networks; air ambulance providers. Requires each hospital to establish a protocol requiring that, before a health care provider arranges for air medical transportation services for a patient who doe...2018-02-21
Placed on Calendar
HB22Mandatory water and sewer connections; Powhatan County. Adds Powhatan County and Smyth County to the list of counties that may require connection to their water and sewer systems by owners of property that can be served by the systems if the property...2018-02-20
Reported from Local Government (13-Y 0-N)
SB492Towing; fees. Increases the maximum hookup and towing fee for passenger vehicles from $135 to $150. The bill also increases in Planning District 8 (Northern Virginia) the hookup and initial towing fee for motor vehicles, trailers, and parts thereof f...2018-02-20
Committee substitute printed 18107234D-H1
SB702Licensure exemptions; private preschool programs. Modifies the licensure exemption requirements for certified preschool programs operated by a private school that is accredited by an organization recognized by the Board of Education. The bill allows ...2018-02-20
VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
HB577Crab scraping; possession of hard crabs. Removes the prohibition on the possession of hard crabs while having a crab scrape on board a vessel.2018-02-20
Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
SB747Public institutions of higher education; guaranteed admissions agreements. Provides that the guaranteed admissions agreements between baccalaureate public institutions of higher education and associate-degree-granting public institutions of higher ed...2018-02-20
Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3
SB244Banks; branch offices. Authorizes a bank to operate a branch office under a different name if such name contains language clearly indicating that it is a branch office of the bank or a division of the bank. Currently, a different name may be used for...2018-02-20
VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
HB1092Tax increment financing; dredging projects. Specifies that dredging projects, other than projects of the Virginia Port Authority, are development projects eligible for tax increment financing.2018-02-20
VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N 1-A)

Top Virginia Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Del. Marcus Simon [D]235Syndicate content
Del. Patrick Hope [D]209Syndicate content
Del. Kenneth Plum [D]193Syndicate content
Del. Mark Levine [D]183Syndicate content
Del. Jennifer Boysko [D]174Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Jennifer McClellan [D]114Syndicate content
Sen. Adam Ebbin [D]112Syndicate content
Sen. Scott Surovell [D]103Syndicate content
Sen. Jennifer Wexton [D]99Syndicate content
Sen. Barbara Favola [D]89Syndicate content

Top Virginia Committees

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Courts of Justice226Syndicate content
Appropriations169Syndicate content
Commerce and Labor134Syndicate content
Rules126Syndicate content
General Laws94Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Finance70Syndicate content
Rules68Syndicate content
Courts of Justice61Syndicate content
Education and Health60Syndicate content
Local Government53Syndicate content

Most Viewed Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
HB646Tethering animals; adequate shelter and space. Provides that outdoor tethering of an animal shall not meet the requirement that an animal be given adequate shelter if it occurs (i) between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., except when the animal is engaged in cond...Bill Text
HB793Nurse practitioners; practice agreements. Eliminates the requirement for a practice agreement with a patient care team physician for nurse practitioners who have been licensed as a nurse practitioner by the Boards of Medicine and Nursing, graduated f...Bill Text
HB79Dog boarding establishments; group play requirements; notice; penalties. Requires an employee of a dog boarding establishment to be present at all times that a dog is able to have physical contact with another dog. The bill limits the number of dogs ...Bill Text
SB864State Corporation Commission study of cryptocurrencies; report. Directs the State Corporation Commission to conduct a study of the effects of the growth of cryptocurrencies. The Commission shall report its findings to the members of the General Assem...Bill Text
SB111Marijuana; decriminalization of simple marijuana Marijuana; decriminalization of simple marijuana possession. Decriminalizes simple marijuana possession and provides a civil penalty of no more than $50 for a first violation, $100 for a second violati...Bill Text
HB892Board for Barbers and Cosmetology; deregulation of barbering, cosmetology, nail care, waxing, tattooing, body piercing, and esthetics. Abolishes the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology and deregulates the practices of barbering, cosmetology, nail care,...Bill Text
SB74Use of handheld personal communications devices while driving. Expands the prohibition on using a handheld personal communications device while operating a motor vehicle to all communications unless the device is specifically designed to allow voice ...Bill Text
HB825Herd shares; written shared herd ownership agreements; requirements; penalty. Authorizes any person to enter into a written agreement with the owner of a herd of milk-producing animals to obtain an ownership interest in the owner's milking herd and a...Bill Text
SB261Standards of Quality; staffing requirements. Provides that a local school board that is required to employ two full-time librarians for any middle school or high school may meet such requirement by employing two full-time librarians or one full-time ...Bill Text
HJR49Interstate conventions; selection of commissioners and committee procedures. Adopts procedures for selecting and replacing commissioners to represent the Virginia General Assembly at interstate conventions. The procedures clarify the scope of authori...Bill Text

Most Monitored Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
HB793Nurse practitioners; practice agreements. Eliminates the requirement for a practice agreement with a patient care team physician for nurse practitioners who have been licensed as a nurse practitioner by the Boards of Medicine and Nursing, graduated f...Bill Text
HB646Tethering animals; adequate shelter and space. Provides that outdoor tethering of an animal shall not meet the requirement that an animal be given adequate shelter if it occurs (i) between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., except when the animal is engaged in cond...Bill Text
HB1609Horse racing and pari-mutuel wagering.Bill Text
SB217Sale of dog or cat not obtained from releasing agency or animal rescue; prohibition. Authorizes localities to adopt ordinances prohibiting the sale in a pet shop of any dog or cat that was not obtained from a Virginia releasing agency or a nonprofit ...Bill Text
HB892Board for Barbers and Cosmetology; deregulation of barbering, cosmetology, nail care, waxing, tattooing, body piercing, and esthetics. Abolishes the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology and deregulates the practices of barbering, cosmetology, nail care,...Bill Text
SB74Use of handheld personal communications devices while driving. Expands the prohibition on using a handheld personal communications device while operating a motor vehicle to all communications unless the device is specifically designed to allow voice ...Bill Text
SB261Standards of Quality; staffing requirements. Provides that a local school board that is required to employ two full-time librarians for any middle school or high school may meet such requirement by employing two full-time librarians or one full-time ...Bill Text
HB676Children who are deaf or hard of hearing; services; advisory subcommittee. Declares it the goal of the Commonwealth that each child who is deaf or hard of hearing is (i) as linguistically ready for kindergarten as his peers who are not deaf or hard o...Bill Text
SB28Medical research on dogs and cats; prohibition on use of state funds. Prohibits the appropriation or award of state general funds to any organization, whether public or private, to directly fund any medically unnecessary scientific or medical researc...Bill Text
HB1326Virginia Retirement System; E-911 dispatchers. Adds E-911 dispatchers to the list of local employees eligible to receive enhanced retirement benefits similar to those provided to State Police officers.Bill Text

Virginia Sessions

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