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ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT GENERALLY

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Address Confidentiality Program; established to protect victims of domestic violence. Adding  2.2-515.2. (Patron-Miller, HB 2876 (F))
Administrative Process Act; exempts Department of Medical Assistance Services. Amending  2.2-4002. (Patron-Janis, HB 1753 (F))
Administrative Process Act; impact on small businesses. Amending 2.2-4007 and 2.2-4027; adding  2.2-4007.1. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2115 (I) See HB1948; Obenshain, SB 1122 (Chapter 682); O’Brien, SB 1308 (I) See SB1122)
Administrative Process Act; judicial review. Amending  2.2-4026. (Patron-Janis, HB 1752 (F))
Administrative Process Act; regulatory flexibility for small businesses. Amending  2.2-4007 and 2.2-4027; adding 2.2-4007.1. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1948 (Chapter 619))
Adoption; changes in provisions. Amending  63.2-1208. (Patron-Black, HB 2921 (F))
Adoption; joint subcommittee to study laws and policies. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 331 (P); Reynolds, SJR 392 (I) See SJR331)
Affordable housing; accessibility by local school board employees. Amending  2.2-4327. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 1468 (CD))
Alleghany-Highlands Economic Development Authority; membership. Amending  15.2-6203 and 15.2-6209. (Patron-Deeds, SB 956 (Chapter 671))
Alternative dispute resolution pilot project; Information Technologies Agency (VITA) to study. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2054 (Chapter 577))
Arbor Day; designating as last Friday in April, and each succeeding year thereafter. Amending  2.2-3306. (Patron-Watkins, SB 791 (Chapter 242))
Arts, Culture and Historical Commission; created. Amending 2.2-208, 2.2-2700, 2.2-2701, 22.1-291.2, 58.1-346.6, 58.1-346.24 and 58.1-638; adding  2.2-2518 through 2.2-2521; repealing 2.2-2508 through 2.2-2510. (Patron-Bell, SB 773 (F))
Attorney General; duties include representation of soil and water conservation districts. Amending  2.2-507 and 10.1-501. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1294 (Chapter 236))
Attorneys; clarifies and makes more specific provisions regarding receiverships therefor. Amending  2.2-1839, 54.1-3900.01 and 54.1-3936. (Patron-Moran, HB 2549 (Chapter 184); Mims, SB 831 (Chapter 212))
Auditor of Public Accounts; nomination for election. (Patron-Kilgore, HR 35 (P); Martin, SR 23 (P))
Biennial budget; provisions for failure to enact. Adding 2.2-1515. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1560 (F))
Biometric identifiers; DMV, et al, to study desirability and feasibility of integration for driver’s licenses and special identification cards. (Patron-May, HJR 691 (F))
Biotechnology Research Park Authority; renamed Biotechnology Research Partnership Authority. Amending Chapter 731, 2000 Acts. (Patron-Watts, HB 1386 (CD))
Budget bill; additional appropriations for 2004-2006 biennium. (HD 1)
Budget bill; additional appropriations for 2004-2006 biennium. Amending Chapter 4, 2004 Sp. I Acts. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1500 (Chapter 951); Chichester, SB 700 (F))
Budget bill; change in effective date. Amending  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, 2.2-2629, 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 871 (F))
Budget Reform and State Inspector General Act of 2004; created. Amending  2.2-1508, 2.2-1509 and 2.2-3705; adding  2.2-304 through 2.2-310 and 2.2-1509.01. (Patron-Reese, HB 973 (CD))
Budget, state; automatic reduction in general fund appropriations. Adding  2.2-1515. (Patron-Purkey, HB 110 (CD); Purkey, HB 1568 (F))
Business Assistance and Workforce Services, Department of; created. Amending  2.2-204, 2.2-900, 2.2-902, 2.2-2282, 2.2-2284, 2.2-2413, 2.2-2414, 2.2-2667, 2.2-2669, 2.2-2670, 2.2-3705.6, 3.1-18.10, 10.1-1425.7, 15.2-4904, 23-135.7:7, 36-139.6, 46.2-749.69:1, 58.1-439.6, 58.1-439.8, 59.1-284.1, 59.1-284.16, 60.2-110, 60.2-115, 60.2-613, 63.2-601 and 63.2-610; adding 2.2-904.1, 2.2-904.2 and 2.2-904.3; repealing  60.2-309, 60.2-310 and 60.2-400. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2069 (F); Byron, HB 2626 (F))
Center for Rural Virginia; if dissolved, assets to be distributed for exempt purposes as stated in Internal Revenue Code. Amending  2.2-2720 and 2.2-2723. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1301 (Chapter 703))
Certified public accountants; allowed to audit money held by clerks of court. Amending  8.01-600, 15.2-2511, 17.1-211 and 30-134. (Patron-Mims, SB 828 (F))
Chesapeake Bay Local Assistance Department; abolished. Amending 2.2-215, 10.1-1186.5, 10.1-1194, 10.1-2100, 10.1-2101, 10.1-2102, 10.1-2109, 10.1-2110, 10.1-2125, 10.1-2129, 28.2-1103 and 62.1-195.1; repealing  10.1-2105. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1056 (F))
Chesapeake Bay Local Assistance Department; abolished. Amending 2.2-215, 10.1-1186.5, 10.1-1194, 10.1-2101, 10.1-2106, 10.1-2125, 10.1-2129 and 28.2-1103; repealing  10.1-2105. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1103 (Chapter 41))
Chesapeake Bay Local Assistance Department, and Department of Conservation and Recreation, Proposed Agency Reorganization Plan to Merge; Report of Secretary of Natural Resources (Items 378 A and 379, Chapter 4, 2004 Sp. I Acts). (HD 2)
Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act; broadens boundaries thereof. Amending  2.2-215, 10.1-1186.5, 10.1-1194, 10.1-2100, 10.1-2101, 10.1-2102, 10.1-2109, 10.1-2110, 10.1-2125, 10.1-2129, 28.2-1103 and 62.1-195.1; repealing  10.1-2105. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1056 (F))
Children’s Services Ombudsman, Office of; created. Amending 2.2-212 and 2.2-3705.5; adding  63.2-1615.1 through 63.2-1615.4. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1069 (F))
Civics Education, Commission on; created, report, sunset provision. Amending  2.2-2101; adding  22.1-212.17 through 22.1-212.22. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1769 (Chapter 786))
Clerks of court; extends sunset provision which prohibits posting personal information on Internet. Amending  2.2-3808.2. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 998 (F))
Clerks of court; extends sunset provision which prohibits posting personal information on Internet. Amending  2.2-3808.2; repealing second enactment of Chapter 988, 2003 Acts. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2052 (Chapter 798))
Collegial bodies; certain changes to appointment and organizational requirements. Amending  2.2-720, 2.2-2452, 2.2-2503, 2.2-2514, 2.2-2621, 2.2-2628, 2.2-2705, 3.1-1108, 10.1-1018, 18.2-271.2, 19.2-163.02, 20-108.2, 22.1-337, 22.1-346.1, 23-287, 23-297, 30-73.2, 30-168.1, 30-172, 30-208, 30-212 and 53.1-176.3. (Patron-Norment, SB 1115 (Chapter 758))
Collegial bodies; changes and conformity of provisions, report. Amending  2.2-720, 3.1-14, 3.1-73.5, 3.1-249.29, 4.1-115, 5.1-30.9, 10.1-1018, 10.1-1021, 10.1-1322, 15.2-5912, 17.1-100, 22.1-209.1:3, 23-1.01, 23-9.2:3.1, 23-38.84, 30-34.15, 30-84, 59.1-369, 62.1-222 and 63.2-1529; adding  10.1-1018.1 and 30-19.8:1; repealing  23-101, 23-102 and second enactment of Chapter 996, 1996 Acts. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2321 (Chapter 633))
Common interest communities; Real Estate Board to review study performed by Old Dominion University Center for Real Estate and Economic Development. (Patron-Suit, HJR 686 (P))
Communications services; Auditor of Public Accounts to determine amount of revenues received from taxes and fees by localities, report. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2880 (Chapter 126))
Competitive Government Act; change in reporting dates. Amending third enactment of Chapter 994, 2004 Acts. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2844 (Chapter 566))
Comprehensive Services Act; mandates medical assistance services to emotionally disturbed children from low-income families, waiver for Medicaid coverage therefor. Amending  2.2-5211 and 32.1-325. (Patron-Fralin, HB 2296 (F))
Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth and Families, Executive Council for; change in membership. Amending  2.2-2101 and 2.2-2648. (Patron-Johnson, HB 2787 (Chapter 930))
Conflict of Interest Act, State and Local Government; disclosure of economic interests. Adding  2.2-3118.1. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2111 (Chapter 397))
Conflict of Interest Act, State and Local Government; prohibited contracts. Amending  2.2-3106, 2.2-3107 and 2.2-3108. (Patron-Byron, HB 2621 (F))
Conflict of Interests Act; disclosure filings. Amending  2.2-3114. (Patron-Purkey, HB 2136 (Chapter 169))
Congregate housing services pilot program for frail elderly individuals; created, report. Adding  2.2-721 and 2.2-722. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2124 (F))
Constitutional amendment; biennial budget (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 558 (F))
Constitutional amendment; surplus revenues to be deposited in Revenue Stabilization Fund for refund to taxpayers (first reference). Amending Section 8 of Article X. (Patron-Janis, HJR 129 (CD); Janis, HJR 634 (F); Lingamfelter, HJR 653 (F); Martin, SJR 358 (F))
Constitutional amendment; unfunded state mandates (first reference). Adding Section 12 in Article X. (Patron-Pollard, HJR 171 (CD); Saxman, HJR 623 (F))
Constitutional officers; joint subcommittee to study operations, functions and funding thereof. (Patron-Welch, HJR 639 (F))
Consumer Protection Act; restricting use of social security numbers. Amending  2.2-2818 and 59.1-200. (Patron-May, HB 2474 (F))
Contractors; certification, debarment procedures. Amending 2.2-4321; adding  2.2-4312.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 73 (CD))
Contracts; eliminates cap on percentage of payment errors contractor may retain for recovery audits, report. Amending 2.2-1822.1. (Patron-Scott, E.T., HB 2478 (Chapter 109))
Corporate notes; allows Department of Treasury to invest money therein. Amending  2.2-4510. (Patron-Stosch, SB 932 (Chapter 30))
Databases; changes requirement for periodic security audits of government, report. Amending  2.2-2009. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1252 (F))
Defense Infrastructure Grant Fund; created. Adding  2.2-115.1. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 2569 (F))
Deferred Maintenance, Review of; Report of Auditor of Public Accounts (Item C-194.10B, Chapter 4, 2004 Sp. I Acts). (HD 11)
Division of Military Aides-de-Camp; created. Amending  2.2-102. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1720 (F))
Economic development; services provided to economically distressed areas, report. Amending  2.2-2238.1. (Patron-Dudley, HB 2027 (Chapter 797); Hawkins, SB 893 (Chapter 737))
Economic Development Incentive Act; created, report. Adding 2.2-5105 through 2.2-5108. (Patron-Lambert, SB 232 (CD); Stosch, SB 930 (F))
Economic Development Partnership Authority; duties relating to businesses relocating to State. Amending  2.2-2238. (Patron-Nutter, HB 708 (CD))
Economic Development Partnership Authority; increase of membership. Amending  2.2-2235. (Patron-Wampler, SB 1298 (Chapter 900))
Economic Development Partnership Authority; required provisions in agreements with businesses. Adding  2.2-2238.2. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2858 (F))
Economic Development Revolving Fund; abolished, report. Amending 2.2-2285; repealing  59.1-284.1 through 59.1-284.6. (Patron-Landes, HB 2061 (Chapter 624))
Economic Resource Initiative Act; created. Adding  2.2-904.1 through 2.2-904.7. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1322 (CD))
Elections; creates position of Director of State Board of Elections. Amending  2.2-106, 24.2-102, 24.2-404.1, 24.2-411.2, 24.2-502, 24.2-644, 24.2-713, 24.2-927, 24.2-930 and 37.1-134.18. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 989 (F))
Embezzlement by public official of public funds; penalty. Adding 18.2-112.1. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 192 (CD))
Emergency Management, Department of; powers and duties. Amending 2.2-3705.7 and 44-146.18. (Patron-Miles, HB 2032 (Chapter 165))
Emergency services and preparedness personnel; amends immunity from liability provisions for various services. Amending  2.2-3601, 2.2-3602, 2.2-3605, 32.1-48.016 and 44-146.23. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2520 (Chapter 474))
Eminent domain; procedure for acquisition of real property by state agencies. Amending  25.1-204 and 25.1-245. (Patron-Suit, HB 1821 (Chapter 878))
Employment discrimination; causes of action in cases alleging. Amending  2.2-2639. (Patron-Keister, HB 2907 (Chapter 857); Ticer, SB 1079 (Chapter 756); Edwards, SB 1258 (Chapter 770))
Employment discrimination; prohibited in state agencies. Adding 2.2-2901.1. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2894 (F))
Excise tax, federal; urging Congress to repeal on telecommunications. (Patron-Black, HR 29 (F))
Foreign identification documents; verification of legal presence. Adding  2.2-5512 and 2.2-5513. (Patron-Hanger, SB 521 (CD))
Forensic Science Advisory Board; created. Adding  9.1-125.1. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1171 (I) See SB1153)
Forensic Science, Department of, Forensic Science Board and Scientific Advisory Committee; created, report. Amending 2.2-1104, 2.2-2101, 2.2-3802, 4.1-352, 9.1-102, 9.1-501, 18.2-267, 18.2-268.1, 18.2-268.6, 18.2-268.7, 18.2-268.8, 18.2-268.9, 19.2-187, 19.2-187.01, 19.2-187.2, 19.2-188.1, 19.2-270.4:1, 19.2-310.2, 19.2-310.2:1, 19.2-310.3 through 19.2-310.7, 19.2-327.1, 19.2-327.3, 19.2-327.4, 19.2-386.23, 19.2-386.27, 19.2-387, 19.2-389.1, 46.2-341.25, 46.2-341.26:1, 46.2-341.26:6, 46.2-341.26:7, 46.2-341.26:9, 54.1-3404 and 54.1-3431; adding  9.1-1100 through 9.1-1113; repealing 9.1-117 through 9.1-125. (Patron-Albo, HB 2216 (Chapter 881); Stolle, SB 1153 (Chapter 868))
Freedom of Information Act; allows localities to conduct electronic meetings. Amending  2.2-3708 and 23-50.16:32. (Patron-Reese, HB 2760 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; change in regulations for electronic communication meetings. Amending  2.2-3707, 2.2-3707.01 and 2.2-3708. (Patron-Newman, SB 1196 (Chapter 352))
Freedom of Information Act; change in regulations for electronic communication meetings. Amending  2.2-3707 and 2.2-3708. (Patron-Houck, SB 711 (I) See SB1196)
Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain 911 or E-911 records. Amending  2.2-3705.2. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2399 (Chapter 410))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain e-mail addresses. Amending  2.2-3705.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1733 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain information, etc. collected and maintained by Office of Chief Medical Examiner. Adding  32.1-283.4. (Patron-Lambert, SB 1030 (Chapter 37))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain local wireless service authorities. Amending  2.2-3705.6 and 2.2-3711. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2404 (Chapter 411))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain maps in geographic information systems. Amending  2.2-3704 and 2.2-3705. (Patron-Blevins, SB 182 (CD))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain meetings from public disclosure. Amending  2.2-3711. (Patron-Plum, HB 2672 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain records of active investigations being conducted by Department of Criminal Justice Services. Amending  2.2-3705.3. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2729 (Chapter 601))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts proprietary records of cable television and telecommunication services provided by localities. Amending  2.2-3705.6, 2.2-3711, 15.2-2160 and 56-265.4:4; adding  15.2-2108.18. (Patron-Wampler, SB 959 (Chapter 258))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts proprietary records of cable television and telecommunication services provided by localities. Amending  2.2-3705.6 and 2.2-3711; adding 15.2-2108.18. (Patron-Wampler, SB 879 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; exempts records for owner/operators of aircraft. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Cole, HB 487 (CD))
Freedom of Information Act; includes electronic communication meetings of local public bodies. Amending  2.2-3708, 2.2-3709 and 23-50.16:32. (Patron-Moran, HB 1380 (CD))
Freedom of Information Act; records exemption for participation in Statewide Alert Network. (Patron-Miles, HB 2032 (Chapter 165))
General Services, Department of; authority of director. Amending 2.2-1100. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1944 (Chapter 385))
General Services, Department of; light-colored roofing and other materials for state buildings. Amending  2.2-1111 and 2.2-1132. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1849 (F))
Government expenditures, unnecessary; joint subcommittee to study reduction thereof. (Patron-Athey, HJR 671 (F))
Government Performance and Results Act; state agencies’ strategic plans to include performance review of services offered using adopted performance measures. Amending  2.2-5510. (Patron-Miller, HB 2874 (F))
Governor; Capitol Police and Department of State Police to coordinate executive protective services. Amending  30-34.2:1 and 52-8. (Patron-Miles, HB 1306 (CD))
Green Globes environmental assessment tool; State to recognize and incorporate into state and local practices for design and procurement of building construction projects. (Patron-Sherwood, HJR 798 (F))
Growth and Economic Development, Commission on; continued. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 681 (F))
Gubernatorial appointments; confirmation processes. Amending 2.2-106 and 2.2-107. (Patron-Joannou, HB 2144 (Chapter 803); Devolites Davis, SB 999 (Chapter 938))
Health insurance; coverage for anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Amending  2.2-2818 and 38.2-3412.1:01. (Patron-Ware, R.L., HB 294 (CD))
Health insurance; coverage for hearing aids for minors. Amending 2.2-2818, 32.1-325 and 38.2-4319; adding  38.2-3418.15. (Patron-Ticer, SB 641 (CD))
Health insurance; coverage for infertility. Amending  2.2-2818 and 38.2-4319; adding  38.2-3418.15. (Patron-Carrico, HB 619 (CD))
Health insurance; increases credits for retired state employees. Amending  51.1-1400. (Patron-Martin, SB 1043 (F))
Health insurance; moratorium on new benefit mandates. Amending 2.2-2503; adding  38.2-3419.2. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 1362 (CD))
Health insurance; program for local employees. Amending  2.2-1204. (Patron-Pollard, HB 943 (CD))
Health insurance, public-private; Secretary of Administration to prepare program design for voluntary purchasing pool for small businesses, report. (Patron-Brink, HJR 696 (F); Colgan, SJR 400 (F))
Higher Education, Administrative and Financial Relationships Between State and Its’ Institutions; Report of Joint Subcommittee (SJR 90, 2004). (SD 17)
Higher educational institutions; capital outlay construction for certain. Amending  2.2-1132. (Patron-Rust, HB 1008 (CD))
Higher educational institutions; governing boards to adopt biennially six-year plans addressing academic, financial and enrollment plans, and various objectives, reports. Amending 2.2-1124, 2.2-1132, 2.2-1149, 2.2-1150, 2.2-1153, 2.2-1514, 2.2-2007, 2.2-2901, 23-9.6:1 and 36-98.1; adding  2.2-1404.1, 2.2-5004, 2.2-5005, 23-9.2:3.02, 23-9.6:1.01 and 30-133.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2034 (I) See HB2866)
Human rights; prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation in Fairfax County. Amending  15.2-853 and 15.2-854. (Patron-Plum, HB 2116 (F))
Human rights committees, state and local; requires one appointment to each shall be a health care provider. Amending  37.1-84.3. (Patron-Lewis, HB 2870 (Chapter 201))
Human Rights, Division of; created within Department of Law. Amending  2.2-3705.3, 2.2-3902 and 15.2-1604; adding 2.2-519 through 2.2-525; repealing  2.2-2632 through 2.2-2639. (Patron-Landes, HB 1750 (F))
Hydrogen Energy Plan; Secretary of Technology to develop, report. (Patron-Welch, HB 2913 (F))
Income tax, state; distribution to localities based on economic development. Adding  58.1-320.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2811 (F))
Indians, Council on; membership, report. Amending  2.2-2628 and 2.2-2629. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1712 (Chapter 61))
Information Providers Network; change in authority. Amending 2.2-2010; repealing  2.2-2032. (Patron-Newman, SB 1027 (Chapter 939))
Information Technology Integration: Memoranda of Agreement; Report of Information Technologies Agency (Chapters 981 and 1021, 2003 Acts). (HD 41)
Information Technology Investment Board; designating Secretary of Technology as chairperson. Amending  2.2-2457. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 1249 (F))
Innovative Technology Authority; repeals requirement to establish technical advisory committee. Amending  2.2-2220. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2860 (Chapter 439))
Insurance Collateral Assessment Fund; created within state treasury. Amending  38.2-1057. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1059 (Chapter 38))
Interagency Civil Admissions Advisory Council; created. Adding 2.2-2690 through 2.2-2695. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2037 (Chapter 81))
Interagency Coordinating Council; establishment of local early intervention systems. Amending  2.2-2664, 2.2-5300, 2.2-5304 and 2.2-5305; adding  2.2-5304.1. (Patron-Locke, SB 1188 (Chapter 695))
Interstate Route 81 Corridor Multistate Transportation Planning Initiative; created. (Patron-Potts, SB 778 (Chapter 241))
Investment Partnership Act; eligibility of a company for economic development incentive grant. Amending  2.2-5100, 2.2-5101, 2.2-5103 and 2.2-5104; adding  2.2-5102.1. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2732 (Chapter 431))
Investment Partnership Act; qualified research and development services eligible to receive investment performance grants. Amending  2.2-5100, 2.2-5101, 2.2-5103 and 2.2-5104. (Patron-Colgan, SB 1190 (F))
Jails; Secretary of Public Safety to establish system for coordinating offender transitional and reentry services. Adding  2.2-221.1. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2725 (I) See HB1763)
Judges; election in Court of Appeals, circuit court, general district court, juvenile and domestic relations district court, and Auditor of Public Accounts. (Patron-Kilgore, HJR 767 (P))
Latino Advisory Board; created. Adding  2.2-2459, 2.2-2460 and 2.2-2461. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2420 (Chapter 636))
Law enforcement and fire and rescue services; review by Secretary of Public Safety. Adding  2.2-224.1, 2.2-224.2 and 2.2-224.3. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 746 (CD))
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System; Department of General Services to use in state and local practices for design and procurement of construction projects. (Patron-Van Yahres, HJR 108 (CD); Van Yahres, HJR 599 (F))
Legislation; none shall allow authorization of debt. Adding 30-19.03:1.3. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1686 (F))
Legislative and Executive Branches, Joint Subcommittee to Study Appropriate Balance of Power Between; continued and renamed. (Patron-Landes, HJR 707 (P))
License plates, special; authorization by Transportation Board. Amending  46.2-725. (Patron-Bell, SB 768 (F))
Lobbyists; provision of statements to legislative and executive officials. Amending  2.2-426. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2112 (Chapter 90))
Long-term care; Secretary of Health and Human Resources, etc. to develop public information campaign. Adding  2.2-213.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 2166 (Chapter 92))
Long-term care; Secretary of Health and Human Resources to study “no wrong door” approach therefor. (Patron-Rust, HJR 657 (P))
Long-term care professionals recognition day; designating as second Wednesday in June, and each succeeding year thereafter. Adding 2.2-3311.1. (Patron-Howell, A.T., HB 1980 (Chapter 454))
Medical malpractice liability insurance program; to be established for physicians practicing in rural areas. Amending  2.2-1839; adding  2.2-1839.2. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2485 (F))
Medicare for low-income beneficiaries; Commissioner of Department for Aging, et al, to provide information on wrap-around coverage offered by some pharmaceutical companies. (Patron-Brink, HJR 701 (P))
Mennel Milling Company; conveyance of land in Roanoke County to be acquired by State for VDOT maintenance facility. (Patron-Fralin, HB 2298 (Chapter 306); Edwards, SB 748 (I) See SB887; Bell, SB 887 (Chapter 249))
Minority Business Enterprise, Department of; consolidated within Department of Business Assistance. Amending  2.2-204, 2.2-2220, 2.2-2311, 2.2-4301, 2.2-4310, 3.1-27.41 and 18.2-213.1; adding  2.2-904.1 through 2.2-904.6; repealing 2.2-1400 through 2.2-1405. (Patron-Landes, HB 1802 (F))
Minority Business Enterprise, Department of; powers and duties. Amending  2.2-1400 and 2.2-1402. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1958 (F))
National Defense Industrial Authority; created. Adding  2.2-2328 through 2.2-2335. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 2925 (Chapter 858))
Natural gas; Secretary of Commerce and Trade to study possibility of exploring in coastal areas therefor. (Patron-Saxman, HJR 625 (P))
Natural gas exploration, off-shore; exemption to existing moratorium. Adding  2.2-302.1. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1054 (V))
Natural resources; recovery of damages to State. Amending 2.2-510. (Patron-Stolle, SB 322 (CD))
Personal information; prohibits posting certain on Internet. Amending  2.2-3808.2; repealing second enactment of Chapter 988, 2003 Acts. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 179 (CD); Devolites Davis, SB 1192 (Chapter 763))
Personal Information Privacy Act; restricting use of social security numbers. Amending  2.2-2818, 59.1-200 and 59.1-444; adding  59.1-443.2. (Patron-May, HB 2482 (Chapter 640))
Personal Property Tax Relief, Payment Dates for Reimbursing Counties, Cities, and Towns for Providing; Report of Secretary of Finance (Chapter 1, 2004 Sp. I Acts). (SD 5)
Persons with mental illness, mental retardation or substance abuse; recodification of Title 37.1. Amending  2.2-2905, 2.2-3705.5, 8.01-2, 16.1-241, 16.1-278.11, 16.1-339, 16.1-346.1, 16.1-348, 18.2-254,18.2-255.2, 19.2-169.6, 19.2-177.1, 19.2-182.3, 19.2-182.9, 22.1-281, 33.1-234, 53.1-40.1, 53.1-40.2, 53.1-40.8, 53.1-40.9, 53.1-77, 54.1-2400.1, 54.1-2986, 58.1-3607, 63.2-1602, 63.2-1801 and 63.2-1805; adding  2.2-2690, 2.2-2691, 37.2-100, 37.2-200 through 37.2-204, 37.2-300 through 37.2-319, 37.2-400 through 37.2-440, 37.2-500 through 37.2-511, 37.2-600 through 37.2-614, 37.2-700 through 37.2-721, 37.2-800 through 37.2-847, 37.2-900 through 37.2-918, 37.2-1000 through 37.2-1029 and 37.2-1100 through 37.2-1108; repealing  37.1-1 through 37.1-260. (Patron-Mims, SB 1023 (Chapter 716))
Prescription assistance programs and drug discount cards; Department for Aging, et al, to consult with Dental Association, et al, on feasibility of disseminating certain information. (Patron-Morgan, HJR 702 (P); Martin, SJR 363 (P))
Procurement Act, Public; contracts with only U.S. citizens, legal aliens, etc. Adding  2.2-4312.1. (Patron-Rust, HB 1010 (CD); Phillips, HB 2397 (F); Armstrong, HB 2419 (F); Keister, HB 2495 (F); Gear, HB 2908 (F); Puckett, SB 1286 (F))
Procurement Act, Public; preference for contractor firms. Amending  2.2-4324. (Patron-Amundson, HB 2151 (Chapter 894))
Procurement Act, Public; preference for goods made in United States. Adding  2.2-4328.1. (Patron-Nutter, HB 243 (CD); Deeds, SB 151 (CD))
Procurement Act, Public; preference for road construction firms. Adding  2.2-4328.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2585 (F))
Procurement Act, Public; preference for Virginia products and firms. Amending  2.2-4324. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 315 (CD))
Procurement Act, Public; provision of default contract claim procedure. Amending  2.2-4363. (Patron-Janis, HB 2283 (Chapter 815))
Procurement Act, Public; purchase of technology telecommunications goods, etc. to be approved by Chief Information Officer of State, exception. Amending  2.2-4303 and 2.2-4304. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2051 (Chapter 394))
Public Accounts, Auditor of; duties. Amending  30-133. (Patron-Stosch, SB 934 (Chapter 494))
Public Building Authority; authorized to undertake capital project. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2717 (F))
Public guardian and conservator program; changes in provisions. Amending  2.2-711, 2.2-712, 37.1-134.14:1 and 37.1-134.19. (Patron-Edwards, SB 719 (Chapter 712))
Public Procurement Act; exemption from competitive sealed bidding and competitive negotiation to certain public bodies for services. Amending  2.2-4345. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2924 (F))
Public Safety, Secretary of; establishes system for offender transitional and reentry services. Adding  2.2-221.1. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1763 (Chapter 153); Van Yahres, HB 1842 (I) See HB1763)
Rehabilitative and Disability Services, Department of; created. Amending  2.2-212, 2.2-214, 2.2-1117, 2.2-1118, 2.2-2664, 2.2-3401, 2.2-3402, 2.2-4344, 8.01-66.9, 8.01-384.1, 15.2-1805, 19.2-164.1, 22.1-214, 22.1-217, 22.1-217.01, 22.1-253.13:5, 22.1-347, 32.1-45.1, 32.1-64.1, 32.1-102.1, 32.1-127.1:04, 37.1-67.5, 37.1-197, 37.1-197.1, 37.1-248, 46.2-221, 51.1-124.3, 51.5-1, 51.5-2, 51.5-12.2, 51.5-12.3, 51.5-12.4, 51.5-31, 51.5-39.2, 51.5-39.7, 51.5-47, 51.5-49, 51.5-50, 51.5-52, 51.5-60, 51.5-105, 56-484.4, 58.1-439.11, 58.1-609.1, 58.1-3703 and 58.1-3840; adding  51.5-30.1 through 51.5-30.36 and 51.5-77.1 through 51.5-77.10; repealing  51.5-3 through 51.5-7, 51.5-8 through 51.5-12, 51.5-13 through 51.5-14.1, 51.5-15 through 51.5-22, 51.5-23 through 51.5-30, 51.5-64 through 51.5-77 and 51.5-106 through 51.5-114. (Patron-Landes, HB 1803 (F))
Religious references; removes certain from Code, and redefines church and minister. Amending  2.2-4343.1, 4.1-207, 4.1-222, 4.1-309, 8.01-220.1:3, 8.01-225.1, 8.01-327.2, 8.01-581.1, 9.1-914, 15.2-820, 15.2-4901, 15.2-4902, 16.1-228, 18.2-207, 18.2-280, 18.2-282, 18.2-308.1, 18.2-369, 18.2-371.1, 18.2-423.1, 19.2-389, 20-23, 20-26, 22.1-7, 22.1-180, 22.1-212.5, 22.1-212.8, 22.1-216, 22.1-218, 22.1-220, 22.1-271.1, 22.1-291.3, 22.1-296.3, 23-30.41, 32.1-128, 32.1-162.2, 32.1-276.3, 36-96.2, 38.2-2115, 38.2-2213, 46.2-100, 46.2-917, 46.2-918, 54.1-3482, 54.1-3501, 54.1-3601, 54.1-3701, 56-236.1 and 63.2-100; adding  1-13.3:2 and 1-13.12:1. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2673 (F))
Research and Technology Advisory Commission; membership. Amending 2.2-2514. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1691 (Chapter 611); Petersen, HB 2753 (I) See HB1691; Stolle, SB 1148 (Chapter 687))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include telecommunications and telephone companies. Amending  58.1-609.3. (Patron-Byron, HB 2057 (F); Hull, HB 2889 (F); Norment, SB 1116 (F))
Revenue, Commissioners of, Treasurers and Directors of Finance; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study functions and operations thereof. (Patron-Wardrup, HJR 661 (F))
Review of State Spending; Report of Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission. (HD 19)
Risk Management Plans for Physicians and Hospitals, Joint Subcommittee Studying; continued. (Patron-Athey, HJR 704 (P); Newman, SJR 394 (P))
School efficiency review program; Director of Department of Planning and Budget to develop, coordinate and manage. Amending  2.2-1501; adding  2.2-1502.1. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1967 (Chapter 620))
Secure Identification Act; created. Adding  2.2-5512 through 2.2-5515. (Patron-Reid, HB 157 (CD))
Sheltered workshops; requires Division of Purchases and Supply to adopt regulations to support. Amending  2.2-1111. (Patron-Athey, HB 2326 (Chapter 817))
Significant Regional Project Advisory Board; created. Adding 2.2-2459 and 2.2-2460. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2320 (F))
Small businesses; encourages participation in state transactions. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 2845 (F))
Small businesses; regulations. Amending  2.2-4007; adding 2.2-4007.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1735 (I) See HB1948; Bolling, SB 1218 (I) See SB1122)
Small, women- and minority-owned businesses (SWAM); definition and regulations. Amending  2.2-4310. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 2351 (F))
Southern Virginia Higher Education Center; created. Amending 2.2-2101 and 23-14; adding  23-231.24 through 23-231.29. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2071 (Chapter 799); Ruff, SB 1293 (Chapter 774))
State agencies; confirming an appointment. (Patron-Ingram, HJR 937 (P))
State agencies; Department of General Services to require services to be procured from private sectors. Amending  2.2-1111, 2.2-2622, and 2.2-5513. (Patron-Cline, HB 2556 (F))
State agencies; establishment of telecommuting policy. Amending 2.2-2817.1. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2127 (F))
State agencies; Governor to initiate financial and management review thereof. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1661 (F))
State agencies; to implement centralized program to permit retainment of 25 percent of surplus operating funds. Amending 2.2-1201. (Patron-Louderback, HB 2882 (F))
State agencies and programs; Secretary of Administration required to conduct performance review, report. Adding  2.2-203.2:1. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2441 (I) See HB1661)
State agency budgets; Department of Planning and Budget to provide copies to Governor and General Assembly. Amending  2.2-1504. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1993 (V))
State employee suggestions program; provisions, report. Amending 2.2-1201. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1946 (Chapter 386))
State employees; establishment of alternative work schedules and telecommuting policy. Amending  2.2-203.1 and 2.2-2817.1. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2612 (Chapter 421))
State employees; reimbursement when using private vehicle to travel on state business. Amending  2.2-2823. (Patron-Gear, HB 2132 (F))
State employees; right to express opinions to elected officials on matters of public concern. Adding  2.2-2902.1. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2872 (Chapter 483))
State employment; Secretary of Administration to provide number of jobs eliminated in fiscal year due to privatization, report. Adding  2.2-203.2:1. (Patron-Cline, HB 2557 (Chapter 476))
State Expenditures, Joint Commission on Reduction of Nonessential; created. Adding  30-226 through 30-235. (Patron-Athey, HB 459 (CD))
State Inspector General; establishes office thereof. Amending 2.2-3705.3; adding  2.2-304 through 2.2-310. (Patron-Brink, HB 2062 (F))
State-owned buildings; Secretary of Commerce and Trade to establish economic incentives by offering use thereof to private businesses. Adding  2.2-205.1. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2614 (F))
Statewide communications interoperability; requires office of Governor to ensure annual review and update thereof. Adding 9.1-1100. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 963 (Chapter 221))
Stormwater management program; certain updates for Department of Conservation and Recreation’s authorities. Amending  2.2-4006, 2.2-4021, 10.1-107, 10.1-502, 10.1-603.4 and 10.1-603.12:2; adding  10.1-566.1. (Patron-Bryant, HB 2365 (Chapter 102))
Surplus operating funds; state agencies to retain certain amount at end of fiscal year. Amending  2.2-1501. (Patron-Cline, HB 2555 (F))
Taxpayer Surplus Relief Fund; created. Amending  2.2-1829. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2233 (F))
Technology and Biotechnology Investment Fund; created. Adding 2.2-2233.3. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1692 (F))
Telecommunications relay service; allows purchase of equipment for use by hearing-impaired persons using relay service. Amending 56-484.5. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2713 (F))
Telecommunications services provided by localities; cost allocations. Amending  15.2-2160 and 56-265.4:4. (Patron-Wampler, SB 960 (F))
Telework Council; created, telecommuting tax credits for certain employers. Adding  2.2-2690 and 58.1-339.11. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2893 (F))
Tourism Authority; to develop plan to promote historical destinations in anticipation of 400th anniversary of Jamestown Settlement. Amending  2.2-2318. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1307 (Chapter 360))
Transportation funds; to be used for administering, planning, etc. roads for State and localities. Amending  2.2-1509.2. (Patron-Williams, SB 1245 (F))
Unfunded liabilities; joint subcommittee to study. (Patron-Stosch, SJR 325 (F))
Venture capital funds; creation of an investment program. Adding 2.2-2238.2. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1572 (F))
Veterans; Commissioner of Department of Veterans Services to appoint personnel to process benefit claims on weekly basis. Amending  2.2-2002; adding  2.2-2002.1. (Patron-Cox, HB 2851 (Chapter 888))
Veterans; State to give additional consideration in hiring to certain. Amending  2.2-2903 and 15.2-1509. (Patron-Parrish, HB 2064 (I) See HB2428; Cole, HB 2428 (Chapter 413))
Wetlands; Water Control Board to maintain and update maps for each locality and record copy in land records of circuit court. Amending  62.1-44.15:01. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2645 (Chapter 478))
Workforce Development, Special Advisor to the Governor for; created, report. Amending  2.2-2670; adding  2.2-435.1, 2.2-435.2 and 2.2-435.3. (Patron-Whipple, SB 460 (CD))
Workforce Transition Act; eligibility for transitional severance benefits. Amending  2.2-3202. (Patron-Morgan, HB 267 (CD))
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