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ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT GENERALLY

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Accounting reporting standards; study. (Patron-Purkey, HJR 586 (F))
Actuarial Assumptions, Advisory Council on; created, report. Adding  2.2-2681 through 2.2-2687. (Patron-Lambert, SB 1080 (F))
Administration, Secretary of; consolidation of office with Secretary of the Commonwealth. Amending  2.2-200, 2.2-203, 2.2-401, 2.2-1102, 2.2-1162, 2.2-1180, 2.2-1303, 2.2-2428, 2.2-2435, 2.2-2705, 2.2-2817.1, 2.2-4118, 2.2-4306, 15.2-2903, 18.2-340.17, 22.1-168.1, 30-193, 51.1-126 and 62.1-215; repealing  2.2-400. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1958 (F))
Administration, Secretary of; merges with Secretary of Finance. Amending  2.2-200, 2.2-211, 2.2-1102, 2.2-1162, 2.2-1180, 2.2-1303, 2.2-2428, 2.2-2435, 2.2-2705, 2.2-2817.1, 2.2-4118, 2.2-4306, 2.2-4307, 15.2-2903, 18.2-340.17, 51.1-126 and 62.1-215; adding  2.2-211.1 and 2.2-211.2; repealing 2.2-203, 2.2-203.1 and 2.2-203.2. (Patron-Landes, HB 1529 (F))
Administrative Process Act; exemption for agency regulation deemed by Governor to be noncontroversial. Amending  2.2-4007; adding  2.2-4012.1. (Patron-Mims, SB 536 (CD))
Administrative Process Act; exemption for agency regulation deemed by Governor to be noncontroversial. Amending  2.2-4007 and 2.2-4012; adding  2.2-4012.1. (Patron-Mims, SB 1001 (Chapter 224))
Adoption awareness campaign; Secretary of Health and Human Resources to conduct. Adding  2.2-213.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 1844 (Chapter 491))
Adult Education and Literacy, Advisory Council for; abolished. Amending  2.2-208; repealing  2.2-2652, 2.2-2653 and 2.2-2654. (Patron-Martin, SB 804 (Chapter 452))
Agriculture and Forestry, Secretariat of; supporting creation of position. (Patron-Putney, HJR 574 )
Agriculture and Forestry, Secretary of; created, to report on economic growth and stability in agriculture and forestry industries. Amending  2.2-200, 2.2-204, 2.2-205 and 10.1-1100; adding  2.2-229, 2.2-230 and 2.2-231. (Patron-Putney, HB 737 (CD); Hawkins, SB 599 (CD))
Agriculture, Secretary of; created. Amending  2.2-200 and 2.2-204; adding  2.2-203.3. (Patron-Puckett, SB 568 (CD))
Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Commission; under auspices of Department for Aging, report. Adding  2.2-718, 2.2-719 and 2.2-720; repealing  2.2-710 and 37.1-62.1. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2519 (Chapter 766); Houck, SB 969 (Chapter 749))
America Communities Program, Founder of; development to celebrate founding of Jamestown in 1607. Amending  2.2-2240. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1335 (CD); Orrock, HB 2526 (F))
Arts, humanities and cultural institutions; funding requirements. Amending  2.2-1505. (Patron-Bryant, HB 1308 (CD))
Attorney General; authority to intervene in certain actions. Adding  2.2-506.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 2336 (F))
Attorney General; authority to intervene in certain actions and collect fees for certain services. Adding  2.2-506.1 and 2.2-507.2. (Patron-Chichester, SB 1028 (F))
Attorney General; shall provide legal services to attorneys for the Commonwealth. Amending  2.2-506. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2273 (F); Armstrong, HB 2577 (I) See HB2273; Reynolds, SB 1023 (F))
Auditor of Public Accounts; annual report on fiscal year. Amending  30-133. (Patron-Welch, HB 2666 (Chapter 270))
Blue Ridge Economic Development Advisory Council; abolished. Repealing  2.2-2603 and 2.2-2604. (Patron-Cox, HB 1511 (Chapter 348))
Blue Ridge Regional Education and Training Council; abolished. Repealing  2.2-2605 through 2.2-2608. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2428 (Chapter 210); Trumbo, SB 975 (F))
Budget; reestimate of general fund revenues. Adding  2.2-1503.3. (Patron-Callahan, HB 2059 (Chapter 14))
Budget; submission of revenue plan by Governor, membership of Advisory Board of Economists. Amending  2.2-1503. (Patron-Rollison, HB 2571 (Chapter 612))
Budget bill; additional appropriations for 2002-2004 biennium. (HD 1)
Budget bill; additional appropriations for 2002-2004 biennium. Amending Chapter 899, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1400 (Chapter 1042); Chichester, SB 700 (F))
Budget bill; biennial appropriations to begin in odd-numbered year. Amending  2.2-206, 2.2-1503.1, 2.2-1503.2, 2.2-1504, 2.2-1506, 2.2-1508, 2.2-1509, 2.2-2400, 2.2-2407, 2.2-2422, 2.2-2506, 2.2-2629, 9.1-167, 9.1-172, 10.1-1322, 10.1-1402.1, 10.1-2212, 10.1-2213, 16.1-309.4, 22.1-18.01, 22.1-253.13:6, 22.1-289.1, 23-19, 33.1-23.02, 46.2-1503.5, 51.1-145, 53.1-82.3, 54.1-114, 54.1-1118, 54.1-2113 and 62.1-44.15:6. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 1320 (F))
Budget bill; format and language to be easily understood by citizens. Amending  2.2-1508. (Patron-Reese, HB 1838 (Chapter 190))
Budget bill; repayment of funds diverted from Transportation Trust Fund and Highway Maintenance and Operating Fund. Adding 2.2-1509.2. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 1600 (Chapter 970))
Capitol Police; assignment of jurisdiction to any property. Amending  30-34.2:1. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1563 (Chapter 588))
Capitol Police bomb dog T. J.; recording sorrow upon death. (Patron-Trumbo, SR 50 )
Charitable Gaming, Department of; created, report. Amending 2.2-203, 2.2-3705, 18.2-340.15, 18.2-340.16, 18.2-340.18, 18.2-340.19, 18.2-340.20, 18.2-340.22 through 18.2-340.26, 18.2-340.29 through 18.2-340.37, 58.1-3 and 58.1-4019.1; adding  2.2-904, 2.2-905, 2.2-2452 and 2.2-2453; repealing 18.2-340.17 and 18.2-340.21. (Patron-Colgan, SB 1278 (Chapter 884))
Child abduction; implementation of Code Adam alerts and Amber Alert Program as preventive tools. Adding  2.2-1161.1, 22.1-16.2, 52-34.1, 52-34.2 and 52-34.3. (Patron-Athey, HB 1832 (Chapter 83); Hogan, HB 2102 (I) See HB1832; Newman, SB 1204 (Chapter 86))
Collegial bodies; Secretary of Commonwealth to maintain and transfer records to Governor-elect. Adding  2.2-406.1. (Patron-Miles, HB 1784 (Chapter 556); O’Brien, SB 751 (Chapter 532))
Commissions, boards, councils, etc.; conforms legislative guidelines throughout Code for service of legislative members, reports. Amending  2.2-218, 2.2-220, 2.2-2424, 2.2-2503, 2.2-2506, 2.2-2628, 2.2-2666.1, 2.2-2705, 2.2-5601, 3.1-1108, 10.1-1018, 18.2-271.2, 20-108.2, 22.1-337, 22.1-354.1, 30-156, 30-173, 30-182, 32.1-73.7, 51.5-39.2, 56-579, 56-581.1, 56-585, 56-592, 56-592.1, 56-596, 62.1-69.34, 62.1-69.35, 62.1-69.38 and 62.1-69.43; adding  30-201 through 30-217, 62.1-69.35:1 and 62.1-69.35:2; repealing  2.2-2709, 2.2-2710, 56-595 and Chapters 476 and 657, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Trumbo, SB 1315 (Chapter 885))
Comprehensive Services Act for At-Risk Youth and Families; family assessment and planning team referral. Amending  2.2-2648, 2.2-5202, 2.2-5206, 2.2-5207 and 2.2-5209. (Patron-Hogan, HB 1714 (Chapter 483))
Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth and Families, Executive Council for; chairman. Amending  2.2-2648. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1955 (Chapter 498))
Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth and Families, Executive Council for; chairman. Amending  2.2-5201. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1956 (Chapter 499))
Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth and Families, Office of; vendor management. Amending  2.2-2649. (Patron-Hogan, HB 1720 (Chapter 485))
Conflict of Interest Act, State and Local Government; Report on (HJR 31, 2002). (HD 31)
Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; changes in provisions. Amending  2.2-3100, 2.2-3101, 2.2-3105, 2.2-3112, 2.2-3114, 2.2-3115, 2.2-3121, 2.2-3126 and 2.2-4369; adding 2.2-3104.2. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1546 (Chapter 694))
Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; disclosure of personal interests. Amending  2.2-3101, 2.2-3112 and 2.2-3115. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 112 (CD))
Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; waivers for contracts for research and development or commercialization of intellectual property. Amending  2.2-3106. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2283 (Chapter 646))
Constitutional amendment; appropriate public funds to Virginia students and parents (first reference). Amending Section 10 of Article VIII. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HJR 545 (F); Amundson, HJR 658 (F))
Constitutional amendment; collection and disposition of State revenues (first reference). Amending Section 7 of Article X. (Patron-Pollard, HJR 755 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of one or more special nonreverting funds (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 302 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of Public Safety Trust Fund (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 555 (F))
Constitutional amendment; increases amount of Revenue Stabilization Fund (“rainy day” fund) (first reference). Amending Section 8 of Article X. (Patron-Rerras, SJR 427 (F))
Constitutional amendment; limit on appropriations (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Saxman, HJR 760 (I) See HJR592; Cuccinelli, SJR 362 (F))
Constitutional amendment; limit on general fund appropriations (first reference). Adding Section 8-A in Article X. (Patron-Ware, HJR 144 (CD); Ware, HJR 577 (I) See HJR592)
Constitutional amendment; limits annual spending (first reference). Amending Section 8 of Article X. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 558 (I) See HJR592; Purkey, HJR 585 (I) See HJR592; McDonnell, HJR 644 (I) See HJR592; Hugo, HJR 758 (I) See HJR592)
Constitutional amendment; reducing maximum amount of permissible obligation state debt (first reference). Amending Section 9 of Article X. (Patron-Saxman, HJR 655 (F))
Constitutional amendment; requires Governor to submit annual Budget Bill (first reference). Amending Section 5 of Article V. (Patron-Callahan, HJR 592 (F))
Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for felons (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article II. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HJR 16 (CD); Moran, HJR 635 (Chapter 958); Miller, Y.B., SJR 10 (CD); Miller, Y.B., SJR 283 (Chapter 956))
Contractors; increases time for procurement payments to subcontractors. Amending  2.2-4354. (Patron-Nixon, HB 1936 (F))
Criminal history records check; applicable to certain sensitive state agency positions. Amending  19.2-389; adding 2.2-1201.1. (Patron-Howell, SB 1012 (Chapter 731))
Distribution Center; requires Department of General Services to terminate operation thereof. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1592 (F))
Economic development authority; change in number of commissioners in Virginia Beach City. Amending Chapter 643, 1964 Acts and Chapter 210, 1981 Acts. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1189 (Chapter 882))
Economic Development Authority of Halifax County; created. Amending  15.2-4903 and 15.2-4904. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2104 (Chapter 357))
Economic Development Partnership; to create a special marketing division located in Norton City. Amending  2.2-2238. (Patron-Phillips, HB 1316 (CD))
Electronic Government Services Act; created. Adding  2.2-5510 through 2.2-5513. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2792 (F))
Embezzlement of public funds by public official; penalty. Adding 18.2-112.1. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 797 (F))
Emergency Incident Relief Fund, Local and State; created. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1364 (CD))
Employment discrimination; prohibited by state agencies. Adding 2.2-1201.1. (Patron-Scott, HB 2557 (F))
Environmental laboratory certification program; petition for variance from requirements of regulations. Amending  2.2-1105. (Patron-Hawkins, SB 1275 (Chapter 580))
Equal Education Opportunity Plan; Secretary of Education to develop, report. Adding  2.2-209.1. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HB 1070 (CD))
Equal Education Opportunity Plan; Secretary of Education to develop, report. Adding  2.2-209.1 and 2.2-209.2. (Patron-Marsh, SB 830 (F))
Ethics Advisory Panels; staffing during investigations. Amending 30-114 and 30-116. (Patron-Drake, HB 2654 (Chapter 649))
Felons; restoration of civil rights to be eligible to register to vote. Amending  53.1-231.2. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HB 60 (CD); Bell, HB 2020 (Chapter 946))
Financial accounting; study on how Commonwealth’s reporting standards relate to comparable standards implemented by Securities and Exchange Commission. (Patron-Purkey, HJR 135 (CD))
Financial and management audit; required by all state agencies, independent agencies, and all instrumentalities except localities. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 398 (CD))
Fiscal Emergency Recovery Act of 2003; created to reduce car tax relief, increase in cigarette, alcoholic beverage and motor fuel tax, etc. Amending  4.1-236, 58.1-622, 58.1-1001, 58.1-2217, 58.1-3524, 58.1-3526, 58.1-3528, 58.1-3531 and 58.1-3536. (Patron-Woodrum, HB 2047 (F))
Fiscal Needs and Resources Commission; created. Adding  30-94 through 30-97. (Patron-Hull, HB 1113 (CD))
Foreign personal identification cards; nonacceptance, exceptions. Adding  2.2-5510 and 2.2-5511. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2695 (F))
Forensic Science, Division of; correction of name within Department of Criminal Justice Services. Amending  19.2-387. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2430 (Chapter 431))
Forestry, Department of; Secretary of Natural Resources responsible therefor rather than Secretary of Commerce and Trade. Amending  2.2-204, 2.2-215 and 10.1-1100. (Patron-Dillard, HB 449 (CD))
Freedom of Information Act; access by inmates. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2626 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; applicable to school safety audits. Amending  2.2-3705 and 22.1-279.8. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 2621 (Chapter 801))
Freedom of Information Act; disclosure of requester’s charges. Amending  2.2-3704. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1649 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes budget documents as working papers of Governor. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1648 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes certain grant applications of Health Research Board. Amending  2.2-3705 and 2.2-3711. (Patron-Woodrum, HB 2658 (Chapter 332))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes closed meetings of Lottery Board. Amending  2.2-3711. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2209 (Chapter 703))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes closed meetings of Museum of Natural History. Amending  2.2-3711. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2580 (F); Armstrong, HB 2738 (Chapter 618))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes closed meetings to discuss threats to public safety. Amending  2.2-3711. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2665 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes critical infrastructure and vulnerability assessments information. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2211 (Chapter 704))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes records of Board for Branch Pilots relating to chemical or drug testing. Amending 2.2-3705. (Patron-Gear, HB 2131 (Chapter 358))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes unclaimed property records of State Treasurer. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Woodrum, HB 1776 (Chapter 893))
Freedom of Information Act; legal opinions. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1647 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; payment of charges for record production. Amending  2.2-3704. (Patron-Houck, SB 738 (Chapter 275))
Freedom of Information Act; penalties increased for violation. Amending  2.2-3714. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2086 (Chapter 319))
Freedom of Information Act; procedure for disclosure of information from a closed meeting. Amending  2.2-3712. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1797 (F); Jones, S.C., HB 2664 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; protection of certain records in possession of building officials. Amending  2.2-3705; adding 36-105.3. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 1727 (Chapter 891))
Freedom of Information Act; record exemption for contract negotiations. Amending  2.2-3705 and 2.2-3711. (Patron-Houck, SB 737 (Chapter 274))
Freedom of Information Act; record exemption for employment discrimination investigations conducted by any local public body. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Albo, HB 1651 (Chapter 307))
Freedom of Information Act; record exemption for investigation of insurance claims. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Bolvin, HB 2492 (Chapter 327))
Freedom of Information Act; remedy for requests intended to harass. Adding  2.2-3715. (Patron-Purkey, HB 900 (CD))
Freedom of Information Advisory Council; Report of (Chapters 917 and 987, 2000 Acts). (HD 20)
General Assembly; compensation and expenses of members who serve on collegial bodies. Amending  2.2-2813. (Patron-Hall, HB 1449 (Chapter 821); Trumbo, SB 706 (Chapter 814))
General Assembly; encouraging sacrifice and exercise personal fiscal restraint during State’s period of fiscal exigency. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 313 (F))
General fund revenue; automatic withholding of appropriations. Adding  2.2-1514. (Patron-Purkey, HB 353 (CD))
Genetic characteristics; prohibits discrimination. Amending 2.2-3900, 2.2-3901, 2.2-3902, 15.2-853, 15.2-854 and 15.2-965. (Patron-Howell, SB 836 (F))
Genetic characteristics; prohibits discrimination. Amending 2.2-3900, 2.2-3901, 2.2-3902, 2.2-4200, 2.2-4201 and 15.2-965. (Patron-Welch, HB 1812 (F))
Genetic testing; prohibited as condition of employment. Amending 2.2-4200 and 2.2-4201; adding  40.1-28.7:01. (Patron-Welch, HB 581 (CD))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; definition of agency. Amending  2.2-3801. (Patron-Woodrum, HB 2731 (Chapter 272))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; definition of personal information to include genetic information. Amending  2.2-3801. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1708 (F))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; disclosure of social security numbers. Amending  2.2-3808. (Patron-Byron, HB 1744 (Chapter 974))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; excludes Racing Commission from provisions. Amending  2.2-3802. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1739 (Chapter 406))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; prohibits display of social security numbers on letters or packages. Amending  2.2-3800. (Patron-Dudley, HB 2062 (Chapter 791))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; prohibits posting of certain information on Internet. Adding 2.2-3808.2. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2426 (Chapter 988))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; prohibits posting of social security number on Internet. Amending  2.2-3808. (Patron-Bland, HB 2325 (F))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; prohibits use of social security numbers on student or employee identification cards. Amending  2.2-3800. (Patron-Dudley, HB 2063 (Chapter 927))
Government Performance and Results Act; created. Amending 2.2-1501, 2.2-1509 and 2.2-1511; adding  2.2-5510 and 2.2-5511. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 252 (CD))
Governor; disposition of official correspondence and other records. Amending  2.2-126. (Patron-Landes, HB 1686 (Chapter 590); Brink, HB 2141 (F))
Governor; use of military aides as personal staff. Amending 2.2-102. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1724 (F))
Governor’s Development Opportunity Fund; grants to economically stressed communities. Amending  2.2-115. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 713 (CD))
Grievance procedure; clarifications on State procedure. Amending 2.2-3003 and 2.2-3006. (Patron-Almand, HB 1917 (Chapter 252))
Health care services; removes medical efficacy. Amending 2.2-2505 and 32.1-19.1. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 758 (F))
Health information; sharing of protected information between state agencies. Amending  32.1-127.1:04. (Patron-Lambert, SB 1083 (Chapter 464))
Health insurance; benefits for certain Medicare-eligible retired employees. Adding  2.2-1204.1. (Patron-Deeds, SB 784 (F))
Health insurance; benefits for employees of independent living centers. Adding  2.2-1204.1. (Patron-Trumbo, SB 1037 (F))
Health insurance; benefits for retirees of local governments. Amending  2.2-1204. (Patron-Byron, HB 2547 (F))
Health insurance; benefits for self-employed persons. Adding 2.2-1208. (Patron-Byrne, SB 919 (F))
Health insurance; benefits for teachers. Amending  2.2-1204. (Patron-Deeds, SB 198 (CD))
Healthy Lives Prescription Fund; created to provide pharmaceutical assistance programs. Adding  2.2-214.1. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2207 (I) See HB2225)
Healthy Lives Prescription Fund; created to provide pharmaceutical assistance programs, report. Adding  2.2-214.1 and 32.1-23.1. (Patron-Cline, HB 2225 (Chapter 661); Potts, SB 1341 (Chapter 674))
Herbert H. Bateman Advanced Shipbuilding and Carrier Integration Center; extends operations grants. Amending  2.2-2444 and second enactment of Chapter 877, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Oder, HB 2742 (Chapter 366))
Higher education; expectation of privacy in electronic communications. (Patron-Callahan, HB 28 (CD))
Human Resource Management, Department of; duties concerning employees. Amending  2.2-1201. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1413 (Chapter 685))
Human rights; prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation in Fairfax County. Amending  15.2-853 and 15.2-854. (Patron-Plum, HB 2420 (F))
Human rights; urging law-enforcement agencies to strive to protect civil liberties of all Virginians. (Patron-Moran, HJR 820 (F))
Human Rights, Division of; created, abolishes Human Rights Council. Amending  2.2-3902; adding  2.2-519 through 2.2-522, 2.2-3903 and 2.2-3904; repealing  2.2-2632 through 2.2-2639. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 2825 (F))
Income tax, corporate; Tiered Incentive Program created to provide tax credits for creation of jobs in economically distressed localities, report on impact and effect of Program. Adding 58.1-514 through 58.1-520. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1235 (CD))
Indigent health care; funding for academic medical centers. Amending  2.2-1504. (Patron-Morgan, HB 103 (CD))
Industrial development authorities; Charles City County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending  15.2-4903. (Patron-Miles, HB 1781 (I) See HB1738)
Industrial development authorities; Greene County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending 15.2-4903. (Patron-Bell, HB 2022 (I) See HB1738; Hanger, SB 1047 (Chapter 345))
Industrial development authorities; New Kent County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending 15.2-4903. (Patron-Norment, SB 823 (Chapter 159))
Industrial development authorities; Patrick County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending 15.2-4903. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2583 (I) See HB1738; Reynolds, SB 1018 (Chapter 343))
Information Technologies Agency; created, report. Amending 2.2-106, 2.2-225, 2.2-1110, 2.2-1119, 2.2-2261, 2.2-2423, 2.2-2431, 2.2-2651, 2.2-3704, 2.2-3708, 2.2-4304, 17.1-279, 42.1-80, 53.1-52, 56-484.12, 56-484.13 and 56-484.15; adding 2.2-2000 through 2.2-2027, 2.2-2452 and 2.2-2453; repealing 2.2-226, 2.2-226.1, 2.2-227, 2.2-1300 through 2.2-1304, 2.2-1700 through 2.2-1710, 2.2-2247 through 2.2-2259 and 2.2-2403. (Patron-Nixon, HB 1926 (Chapter 981); Stosch, SB 1247 (Chapter 1021))
Information Technologies Agency; created, report. Amending 2.2-106, 2.2-225, 2.2-1110, 2.2-1119, 2.2-2261, 2.2-2431, 2.2-2651, 2.2-3704, 2.2-3708, 2.2-4304, 17.1-279, 42.1-80, 53.1-52, 56-484.12, 56-484.13 and 56-484.15; adding  2.2-2000 through 2.2-2026, 2.2-2452 and 2.2-2453; repealing  2.2-226, 2.2-226.1, 2.2-227, 2.2-1300 through 2.2-1304, 2.2-1700 through 2.2-1710 and 2.2-2247 through 2.2-2259. (Patron-Howell, SB 847 (I) See SB1247)
Information Technology, Department of; contracts for personal computers for teachers. Amending  2.2-1303. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1761 (Chapter 352))
Information technology procurement; reverse auctioning. Amending 2.2-1119, 2.2-1303, 2.2-4304 and 53.1-52; repealing second enactment of Chapter 395, 2001 Acts. (Patron-Nixon, HB 1927 (Chapter 895))
Investment Performance Grants; allows eligible manufacturers in fiscally distressed area to receive. Amending  2.2-5100, 2.2-5101 and 2.2-5102. (Patron-Bland, HB 2328 (Chapter 17))
Juveniles; provisions for finding of not guilty by reason of insanity, reports on dispositions thereof for those charged with a delinquent act. Amending  2.2-5206, 2.2-5208 and 2.2-5212; adding  16.1-277.2 through 16.1-277.10. (Patron-Darner, HB 1612 (F))
Juveniles; provisions for finding of not guilty by reason of insanity, reports on dispositions thereof for those charged with a delinquent act. Amending  2.2-5211 and 2.2-5212; adding 16.1-277.2 through 16.1-277.8. (Patron-Darner, HB 25 (CD))
Law enforcement; distribution of funds to localities for expenditures. Amending  2.2-1509, 2.2-1510 and 9.1-169. (Patron-Bryant, HB 1127 (CD); Whipple, SB 394 (CD))
Legislative bodies or committees; allows chief of Capitol Police to issue summons to produce evidence. Amending  30-10 and 30-34.2:1. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1343 (Chapter 231))
Liaison Office; duties concerning administering and monitoring issues pertaining to transportation. Amending  2.2-301. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 1004 (CD))
Live Horseracing Compact; duties of committee concerning participants in live racing. Amending  59.1-394.1. (Patron-Suit, HB 2749 (Chapter 722))
Lobbyists; development of a uniform conflict of interest form for disclosure reports. Amending  2.2-426, 2.2-428, 2.2-3117, 30-110 and 30-111; adding  30-110.1 and 30-110.2. (Patron-Stolle, SB 551 (CD))
Local Government, Commission on; duties of Executive Director. Amending  2.2-203, 15.2-2901, 15.2-3400 and 36-139; adding 36-132.1. (Patron-Athey, HB 1967 (Chapter 197))
Low Impact Development Assessment Task Force; created to provide alternatives to water quality control methods, report. Adding 10.1-1186.5. (Patron-Albo, HB 1953 (Chapter 738))
Mandates on localities; allows Governor to suspend. Amending 2.2-113. (Patron-Newman, SB 1212 (Chapter 169))
Maritime Investment Act; created. Adding  2.2-5110 through 2.2-5114. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 388 (CD); Wardrup, HB 1463 (F); Norment, SB 13 (CD))
Maternal and Child Health Council; abolished. Amending  2.2-2101; repealing  2.2-2642 and 2.2-2643. (Patron-Martin, SB 802 (Chapter 451))
Military service; use of accrued annual leave by state employees. Amending  2.2-1201; adding  2.2-2903.1. (Patron-Almand, HB 1916 (Chapter 789))
Military veterans; preferences for employment with State. Amending  2.2-2903. (Patron-Blevins, SB 372 (CD))
Minority Business Enterprise, Department of; powers and duties and certification of minority businesses. Amending  2.2-1402 and 2.2-1403. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2468 (F))
Minority business procurement; identification and report of state agencies failing to submit progress reports. Amending 2.2-1405. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2470 (Chapter 435))
Natural History, Museum of; merged with Science Museum of Virginia. Amending  2.2-215 and 2.2-2905; repealing  10.1-2000 through 10.1-2012. (Patron-Athey, HB 1971 (F); O’Brien, SB 1061 (F))
Nurse Licensure Compact; created. Amending  54.1-3007; adding 54.1-3030 through 54.1-3040. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 1871 (Chapter 249))
Outdoor lighting; systems shall be designed by Department of Transportation. Amending  2.2-1111. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1351 (Chapter 294))
Payroll; allows certain institutions of higher education to process. Adding  2.2-803.1. (Patron-Chichester, SB 963 (Chapter 457))
Personnel Act; applicable to certain executive branch personnel. Amending  2.2-2905, 2.2-3202, 29.1-200, 51.1-155.1 and 52-6.1. (Patron-Bloxom, HB 1270 (CD))
Personnel Act; exempts employees of Tobacco Settlement Foundation. Amending  2.2-2905. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2746 (Chapter 652))
Procurement Act, Public; abolishes sunset provision for use of reverse auctioning. Amending  2.2-4303; repealing second enactment of Chapter 395, 2001 Acts. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2192 (Chapter 644))
Procurement Act, Public; certain transactions prohibited. Amending  2.2-4301; adding  2.2-4321.1. (Patron-Almand, HB 2533 (Chapter 994); Colgan, SB 938 (Chapter 1006))
Procurement Act, Public; contracts with faith-based organizations. Amending  2.2-4343.1. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 969 (CD))
Procurement Act, Public; excludes Chippokes Plantation Farm Foundation. Amending  2.2-4343. (Patron-Quayle, SB 951 (Chapter 1008))
Procurement Act, Public; payment bonds. Amending  2.2-4341. (Patron-Woodrum, HB 2050 (Chapter 255))
Procurement Act, Public; preference for Virginia products and firms. Amending  2.2-4324. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2823 (F))
Procurement Act, Public; preference for Virginia products and firms, exceptions. Amending  2.2-4324. (Patron-Williams, SB 1322 (F))
Procurement Act, Public; procurement of professional services for construction or infrastructure projects. Amending  2.2-4301. (Patron-Purkey, HB 899 (CD); Purkey, HB 1709 (Chapter 185))
Procurement Act, Public; prohibited contracts. Adding  2.2-4321.1. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2822 (I) See HB2533; Williams, SB 1321 (I) See SB938)
Procurement Act, Public; prohibits discrimination against a bidder or offeror. Amending  2.2-4310 and 2.2-4343. (Patron-Maxwell, SB 1064 (Chapter 226))
Procurement Act, Public; use of cooperative procurement. Amending 2.2-4304. (Patron-Reid, HB 2701 (Chapter 651))
Procurement records; release under Public-Private Transportation Act of 1995 and Public Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002. Amending  2.2-3705, 56-573.1 and 56-575.16. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1545 (Chapter 968))
Protection and Advocacy, Office for; confirming appointments. (Patron-Miller, K.G., SJR 446 )
Public officials; certain employees of Department of Corrections allowed unpaid leave to attend meetings. Adding  2.2-2821.3. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2162 (F))
Purchases and Supply, Division of; use of direct purchases. Amending  2.2-1120. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1044 (Chapter 225))
Register of Regulations; publication. Amending  2.2-4014, 2.2-4031, 2.2-4102, 30-34.10:2 and 30-146; repealing  2.2-4032 and 2.2-4033. (Patron-Landes, HB 2550 (Chapter 212))
Retirement Incentive Program Act of 2003; created. Amending 2.2-1501 and seventh enactment of Chapters 152 and 811, 1995 Acts. (Patron-Tata, HB 2481 (F); Newman, SB 1207 (F))
Revenue shortfall; automatic withholding of appropriations. Adding  2.2-1515. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1467 (F))
Revenue Stabilization Fund; excess balances deposited into Taxpayer Surplus Relief Fund. Amending  2.2-1829. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 287 (CD))
Revenue Stabilization Fund; increases deposits. Amending 2.2-1829. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 1872 (Chapter 755); Armstrong, HB 2762 (I) See HB1872; Chichester, SB 960 (Chapter 759))
Revenue Stabilization Fund; refunds to taxpayers of revenues that exceed amount deposited therein. Amending  2.2-1829; adding 58.1-1823.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 156 (CD); Nixon, HB 822 (CD))
Right-of-way easements; conveyance to certain nonpublic service companies. Adding  2.2-1151.1. (Patron-Scott, HB 2563 (Chapter 330))
Risk management plan; includes free health clinics. Amending 2.2-1839. (Patron-Brink, HB 2135 (Chapter 49); Chichester, SB 962 (Chapter 23))
Risk management plan; to provide attorney’s fees and expenses resulting from any claim. Amending  2.2-1837. (Patron-Chichester, SB 1027 (Chapter 828))
Rules of House of Delegates; House Committee on Rules to amend concerning standard of conduct of members. (Patron-Drake, HR 39 )
Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church in Richmond City; Department of General Services to negotiate easement to an alleyway that extends from 8th Street to 9th Street between Supreme Court building and church property. (Patron-Lambert, SB 1305 (Chapter 230))
Security Commission; created, to make reports on prevention of terrorist threats and other criminal activity. Adding  30-193 and 30-194. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1260 (CD))
Small Business Financing Authority; includes not-for-profit entities. Amending  2.2-2279, 2.2-2285, 2.2-2287, 2.2-2292, 2.2-2294 and 2.2-2295. (Patron-Howell, SB 838 (Chapter 339))
Southside Virginia Business and Education Commission; abolished. Repealing  2.2-2500, 2.2-2501 and 2.2-2502. (Patron-Cox, HB 1628 (Chapter 349))
Specialized Transportation Council; abolished, creates Specialized Transportation Incentive Fund. Adding  15.2-4217.1; repealing  2.2-2644 through 2.2-2647. (Patron-Gear, HB 2132 (F); Martin, SB 807 (Chapter 454))
State agencies; representation by state employees in any civil proceeding. Amending  2.2-509, 3.1-341, 10.1-1141 and 54.1-3900. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 1017 (F))
State agencies; requires financial and management audit. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1853 (F))
State Agencies, Boards, Commissions, Councils and Other Governmental Entities, Joint Subcommittee Studying Operations, Practices, Duties, and Funding of; Interim Report of (HJR 159, 2002). (HD 13)
State Agencies, Boards, Commissions, Councils and Other Governmental Entities, Joint Subcommittee Studying Operations, Practices, Duties, and Funding of; membership increased. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 303 (F))
State agency heads; changes method of appointment for Boards of Education, Professional and Occupational Regulation, and for Health Professions. Amending  2.2-106, 22.1-21, 54.1-301 and 54.1-2504. (Patron-Morgan, HB 776 (CD))
State agency heads and cabinet secretarial appointees; confirmation process. Amending  2.2-106. (Patron-Rapp, HB 760 (CD))
State Spending; Report on ( 30-58.3 of Code of Virginia). (HD 39)
State Spending; Report on (HJR 773, 2001 and Chapter 304, 2001 Acts). (HD 3)
Teacher liability insurance program; administration. Adding 2.2-1839.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 2699 (F))
Technology projects; review by Secretary of Technology. Amending 2.2-226 and 2.2-1508. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1575 (Chapter 888))
Technology Research Fund; continued, reports. Amending  2.2-2515; adding  2.2-2233.1. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2284 (Chapter 362))
Technology, Secretary of; merges with Secretary of Commerce and Trade. Amending  2.2-200, 2.2-203.1, 2.2-204, 2.2-210, 2.2-603, 2.2-1400, 2.2-1701, 2.2-1704, 2.2-2203, 2.2-2220, 2.2-2235, 2.2-2242, 2.2-2249, 2.2-2316, 2.2-2440, 2.2-2445, 2.2-2600, 2.2-2640, 2.2-2651, 2.2-2669, 2.2-2670, 2.2-3503, 2.2-3504, 2.2-3803, 2.2-5100, 2.2-5501, 3.1-18.6, 3.1-1108, 10.1-1100, 15.2-946.1, 15.2-946.3, 15.2-946.4, 22.1-226.1, 23-231.9, 36-150, 56-586.1, 59.1-284.13 through 59.1-284.15, 59.1-497, 62.1-195.1 and 66-25.1; adding  2.2-207.1 through 2.2-207.4; repealing  2.2-225 through 2.2-227. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1957 (F))
Technology, Secretary of; merges with Secretary of Commerce and Trade. Amending  2.2-200, 2.2-203.1, 2.2-204, 2.2-603, 2.2-1701, 2.2-1704, 2.2-2203, 2.2-2220, 2.2-2249, 2.2-2651, 2.2-3503, 2.2-3504, 2.2-3803 and 59.1-497; adding  2.2-207.1 through 2.2-207.4; repealing  2.2-225 through 2.2-227. (Patron-Landes, HB 1530 (I) See HB1957)
Telecommunication service providers; required to lease excess capability. Adding  56-466.2. (Patron-Wampler, SB 873 (F))
Telecommuting; report by Secretary of Administration. Amending 2.2-203.2. (Patron-Scott, HB 2800 (F))
Tennessee’s Growth Policy Law; study. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 601 (F))
Transportation construction project funding; Secretary of Transportation to post information. Adding  2.2-230. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1391 (I) See HB2259)
Transportation, Secretary of; merges with Secretary of Public Safety. Amending  2.2-200, 2.2-221, 2.2-2644, 33.1-1, 33.1-3, 33.1-391.2, 33.1-391.5, 46.2-200, 46.2-223, 46.2-224 and 56-573.1; adding  2.2-224.1; repealing  2.2-228 and 2.2-229. (Patron-Landes, HB 1531 (F))
Travel guidelines, state; establishing uniformity. (Patron-Gear, HB 2079 (Chapter 601); Joannou, HB 2090 (I) See HB2079)
Truth in Revenue Source Reporting Act; Comptroller to report revenue sources collected. Adding  2.2-813.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1393 (Chapter 174))
Underground Utility Damage Prevention Act; duties of state agencies conveying right-of-way easements. Amending  2.2-1151 and 56-265.22. (Patron-Scott, HB 1042 (CD))
Uniform State Laws, Commissioners to National Conference of Commissioners on; Report of ( 2.2-2511 of Code of Virginia). (HD 29)
University of Virginia; electronic meetings of Board of Visitors. Amending  2.2-3709 and second enactment of Chapter 297, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1344 (Chapter 475))
Value Engineering of State Agency Capital Outlay Projects; Report on ( 2.2-1133B of Code of Virginia). (HD 5)
Veterans Services, Department of; created. Amending  2.2-203, 2.2-2101, 23-7.4:1, 58.1-609.1 and 58.1-3506; adding  2.2-2000 through 2.2-2004, 2.2-2452, 2.2-2453, 2.2-2454, 2.2-2681, 2.2-2682 and 2.2-2715 through 2.2-2719; repealing  2.2-1900 through 2.2-1905, 2.2-2421, 2.2-2422 and 2.2-2435 through 2.2-2439. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1774 (Chapter 657); Edwards, SB 1092 (Chapter 670))
Vietnam, Republic of; display of flag in any public function, public school or educational institution. Amending  23-215; adding  2.2-3310.2, 22.1-202.1 and 23-9.2:7. (Patron-Hull, HB 2829 (F))
Vietnam War Memorial Dedication and Veterans’ Recognition Week; designating as first full week in November. Amending  2.2-3310. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1411 (Chapter 684))
Virginia Distribution Center; abolished. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1427 (F))
Virginia’s Future, Council on, and Government Performance and Results Act; created, report. Amending  2.2-1501, 2.2-1509, 2.2-1511 and 2.2-2101; adding  2.2-2681 through 2.2-2687, 2.2-5510 and 2.2-5511; repealing second enactment of Chapter 424, 2000 Acts. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2097 (Chapter 900))
War Memorial Foundation; membership. Amending  2.2-2705. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1625 (Chapter 239))
Whistleblower Act; created. Adding  40.1-143 through 40.1-148. (Patron-Mims, SB 1006 (F))
Women, Council on the Status of; abolished. Repealing  2.2-2630 and 2.2-2631. (Patron-Cox, HB 1512 (F))
Workforce Council; membership. Amending  2.2-2669. (Patron-Scott, HB 2562 (I) See HB2075)
Workforce Council; membership increased, creates Workforce Development Program. Amending  2.2-2669; adding  60.2-124. (Patron-Sears, HB 2617 (I) See HB2075)
Workforce Council; membership reduced, duties. Amending  2.2-2669 and 2.2-2670; adding  2.2-2674.1. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2075 (Chapter 642))
Workforce Retraining Program and Fund; created. Adding  2.2-904. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 5 (CD); Miller, Y.B., SB 695 (Chapter 338))
Workforce Transition Act; eligibility for transitional severance benefit. Amending  2.2-3202. (Patron-Morgan, HB 937 (CD); Morgan, HB 1597 (Chapter 782))
Workforce Transition Act; requirements concerning payment of retirement benefits. Amending  2.2-3205. (Patron-Tata, HB 2482 (F))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04