Virginia Delegate Kaye Kory [D]

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VAHB1800IntroVoting information for persons incarcerated in local correctional facilities. Provides that the Board of Corrections shall make, adopt, and promulgate rules and regulations regarding the provision of information on absentee voting to all persons conf...
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2019-02-05
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB1795IntroStudent voters; Virginia voter registration. Requires each public high school and public institution of higher education to provide to any enrolled student who is of voting age or otherwise eligible to register to vote access to Virginia voter regist...
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2019-02-05
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB2159IntroPlastic Pollution Prevention Advisory Council. Establishes in the executive branch of state government the Plastic Pollution Prevention Advisory Council to study and make recommendations regarding plastic pollution problems in the Commonwealth, with ...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB2156IntroAlcoholic beverage control; definition of "day spa." Removes the requirement that in order to qualify as a day spa for ABC purposes, a commercial establishment must offer to the public both licensed massage therapy and licensed barbering or cosmetolo...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHJR650IntroConstitutional amendment (first resolution); Virginia Redistricting Commission. Establishes the Virginia Redistricting Commission to redraw congressional and General Assembly district boundaries after each decennial census. Appointments to the 13-mem...
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2019-02-05
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB1821IntroVirginia Public Procurement Act; debarment for nonpayment of unemployment taxes. Prohibits state agencies from contracting for goods and services from a source that is required to collect unemployment taxes but fails or refuses to do so. The measure ...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHJR614IntroStudy; Virginia State Crime Commission; forensic nursing; report. Directs the Virginia State Crime Commission to study current access to forensic nursing programs across the Commonwealth, determine the costs associated with establishing additional pr...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB1856IntroControl of firearms; libraries owned or operated by localities. Allows a locality to adopt an ordinance that prohibits firearms, ammunition, or components or a combination thereof in libraries owned or operated by the locality.
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB2122IntroVirginia Public Procurement Act; public works contracts; prevailing wage; penalty. Requires contractors and subcontractors under any public contract with a state agency for public works to pay wages, salaries, benefits, and other remuneration at the ...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1860IntroVirginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; nonpayment of rent; written notice of termination; time period. Changes from five to 14 days the period within which a tenant is required to pay rent after written notice of termination of the rental agre...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB1854IntroDepartment of Education; workgroup on social and emotional learning. Requires the Department of Education to convene a workgroup to make recommendations for the effective implementation of social and emotional learning in public elementary and second...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB1859IntroVirginia Human Rights Act; pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions; causes of action. Provides that no employer shall discharge any employee on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including lactation. Curre...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB1831IntroPublic institutions of higher education; enrolled students; disciplinary proceedings; due process. Establishes several requirements for formal and informal proceedings against any student enrolled at a public institution of higher education who is al...
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHJR620IntroStudy; reduction of the minimum recycling rate for municipal solid waste generated within a solid waste planning unit; report. Requests the Secretary of Commerce and Trade and the Secretary of Natural Resources (the Secretaries) to jointly study a re...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB1754IntroDigital devices; deactivation or alteration of embedded software. Prohibits the original equipment manufacturer of a digital device from deactivating embedded software, defined in the bill, in the digital device or altering embedded software so as to...
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2019-02-05
To House Science and Technology Committee
VAHB2250IntroProtected information; newspersons engaged in journalism. Provides that no newsperson engaged in journalism shall be compelled to testify about, disclose, or produce protected information, as defined in the bill, except when the court finds that (i) ...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2235IntroProtective orders; issuance upon convictions for certain felonies; penalty. Authorizes a court to issue a protective order upon convicting a defendant for a felony offense of (i) violating a protective order, (ii) homicide, (iii) kidnapping, (iv) ass...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1799IntroInterest on fines and costs in criminal cases and traffic infractions. Eliminates the accrual of interest on any fine or costs imposed in a criminal case or in a case involving a traffic infraction. The bill provides that any such fine or costs that ...
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2019-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB1793IntroPublic schools; lock-down drills; notice to parents. Requires every public school to provide the parents of enrolled students with at least 24 hours' notice before the school conducts any lock-down drill.
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHB1791IntroGuidance counselors; nomenclature. Changes the name of guidance counselors to school counselors.
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHB1744IntroSmoking in motor vehicle with a minor present. Expands the age group of minors in the presence of whom it is illegal to smoke in a motor vehicle from those under the age of eight to those under the age of 18. The bill changes smoking in a motor vehic...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1688IntroDisorderly conduct; students. Provides that a student at any elementary or secondary school shall not be guilty of disorderly conduct in public places if the disorderly conduct occurred on school property or a school bus.
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1691IntroManufacture, import, sale, transfer, or possession of undetectable firearms; penalty. Creates a Class 5 felony for any person who manufactures, imports, sells, transfers, or possesses any firearm that, after removal of all parts other than a major co...
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB1792IntroEmployment; covenants not to compete; low-wage employees. Prohibits an employer from entering into a covenant not to compete with any of its low-wage employees. The measure declares that covenants not to compete entered into by an employer and a low-...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1747IntroWorkers' compensation; retaliatory discharge of employee. Prohibits an employer or other person from discharging an employee if the discharge is motivated to any extent by knowledge or belief that the employee has filed a claim or taken or intends to...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1755IntroBroadband services; prohibited features. Prohibits a provider of broadband services from offering or renewing services to consumers within any locality in the Commonwealth in which certain media is throttled, blocked, or prioritized on the basis of i...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1713IntroEmployment; prohibited retaliatory action. Prohibits an employer from discharging, disciplining, threatening, discriminating against, penalizing, or taking other retaliatory action against an employee regarding the employee's compensation, terms, con...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHJR608IntroConstitutional amendment (first resolution); Governor's term of office. Permits a Governor elected in 2021 and thereafter to succeed himself in office. The amendment allows two four-year terms (either in succession or not in succession) but prohibits...
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2019-02-05
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB1748IntroWorkers' compensation; employer to notify employee of intent. Requires an employer whose employee has filed a claim under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act to advise the employee whether the employer intends to accept or deny the claim or is una...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1749IntroWorkers' compensation; foreign injuries. Provides that an injured employee is eligible for benefits under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act when a compensable accident happens while the employee is employed outside Virginia if (i) the employment...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1789IntroRailroads; crew size; civil penalty. Requires a train or light engine used in connection with the movement of railroad freight in the Commonwealth to operate with a crew of at least two individuals, unless such movement involves hostler service or ut...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1830IntroCertain institutions of higher education; sexual violence policies; scope; student rights. Requires the Virginia Community College System, Richard Bland College, each baccalaureate public institution of higher education, and each nonprofit private in...
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2019-02-05
To House Education Committee
VAHJR616IntroCoal dust blown from moving trains; report. Requests certain railroad companies to make available to the General Assembly, at least annually, information on actions likely to have an impact on coal dust blown from moving trains in the Commonwealth.
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB1750IntroWorkers' Compensation; coverage for certain employees. Ends the exclusion from coverage under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act for a person who suffers an injury if there is jurisdiction under either the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensati...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2240IntroVirginia Energy Plan; covenants restricting solar energy collection devices. Clarifies that no condominium instruments may be amended to prohibit a property owner in a community association from installing a solar energy collection device on that own...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB1745IntroJuvenile offenders; parole. Provides that any person sentenced to a term of life imprisonment for a single felony offense or multiple felony offenses committed while that person was a juvenile and who has served at least 25 years of such sentence, an...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHJR693IntroStudy; Department of Education; impediments to gathering information about certain students with disabilities; report. Requests the Department of Education to study the existing impediments to gathering information about disabilities for which a stud...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHJR629IntroStudy; JLARC to study reduction or elimination of tolls on Midtown and Downtown Tunnels in Hampton Roads; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study the feasibility of reducing or eliminating tolls on the Midtown and D...
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2019-02-05
To House Rules Committee
VAHB2285IntroAllowing access to firearms by minors; penalty. Provides that any person who negligently leaves a loaded, unsecured firearm in such a manner as to endanger the life or limb of any person under the age of 18 is guilty of a Class 6 felony. Current law ...
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB2629IntroCorrections Private Management Act; unauthorized private contracts; management or operation of prison facilities. Removes the authority of the Director of the Department of Corrections to enter into contracts with prison contractors for the operation...
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB2422IntroPresidential electors; National Popular Vote Compact. Enters Virginia into an interstate compact known as the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote. Article II of the United States Constitution gives the states ex...
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2019-02-05
To House Privileges and Elections Committee
VAHB2079IntroMarijuana; decriminalization of simple marijuana possession; penalty. Decriminalizes marijuana possession and provides a civil penalty of no more than $50 for a first violation, $100 for a second violation, and $250 for a third or subsequent violatio...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2094IntroVirginia Personnel Act; hiring preference in state government for persons with disabilities. Establishes a hiring preference in state government for persons with disabilities, provided that such person meets all of the knowledge, skill, and ability r...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2618IntroWorkers' compensation; occupational disease presumption. Adds full-time sworn officers of the enforcement division of the Department of Motor Vehicles to the list of public safety employees who are entitled to a presumption that hypertension and hear...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2312IntroEmergency Services and Disaster Law; definition of disaster; incidents involving cyber systems. Adds incidents involving cyber systems to the definition of disaster, as used in the Emergency Services and Disaster Law.
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2019-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB2128IntroTelemedicine; physicians licensed in contiguous jurisdictions. Authorizes a person licensed to practice medicine or osteopathy who is in good standing with the applicable regulatory agency of a jurisdiction that is contiguous to the Commonwealth to p...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2131IntroIncome tax credit for low-income seniors. Establishes in taxable years 2019 through 2023 a $1,000 refundable income tax credit for taxpayers age 65 or older with household income less than 138 percent of the applicable amount in the federal poverty g...
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2019-02-05
To House Finance Committee
VAHB2427IntroHealth care services; payment estimates. Requires hospitals and practitioners licensed by the Board of Medicine to provide a patient or the representative of a patient scheduled to receive a nonemergency procedure, test, or service to be performed by...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2616IntroJuveniles; trial as adult. Increases from age 14 to age 16 the minimum age at which a juvenile must be tried as an adult in circuit court for murder or aggravated malicious wounding or for certain charges requiring notice of intent to try such juveni...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2261IntroPaid medical and family leave for employees; civil penalties. Requires employers with 15 or more employees to provide to each employee paid medical and family leave at a rate of 0.46 hours per 40 hours worked, up to 24 hours in any 12-month period. T...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
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