COMMISSIONS, BOARDS AND INSTITUTIONS GENERALLY

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incorporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over to 2007 Session


Administrative Process Act; exempts certain regulations adopted by Board for Housing and Community Development therefrom. Amending  2.2-4006 and 36-100. (Patron-Norment, SB 162 (Chapter 719))
Administrative Process Act; summary case decisions. Amending 2.2-4021; adding  2.2-4020.1. (Patron-Janis, HB 1486 (Chapter 702))
Advisory Board on Teacher Education and Licensure; nonlegislative citizen members to be appointed by Governor subject to confirmation by General Assembly. Amending  22.1-305.2. (Patron-Lambert, SB 442 (C))
Air emissions control; Department of Environmental Quality shall promulgate regulations, report. Adding  10.1-1327 and 10.1-1328. (Patron-Puckett, SB 651 (Chapter 920))
Alternative fuels; Coal and Energy Commission to study ways to promote use thereof. (Patron-Amundson, HJR 117 (F))
Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Commission; extends sunset provision. Amending  2.2-720. (Patron-Poisson, HB 997 (Chapter 347); Ruff, SB 668 (Chapter 381))
Bail bondsmen; equity ratio of real property and outstanding bonds. Amending  9.1-185.8. (Patron-Griffith, HB 433 (F))
Board of Elections; required annual training of local electoral board members and general registrars shall be provided without charge to them. Amending  24.2-103. (Patron-Martin, SB 590 (Chapter 760))
Campus safety; Department of Criminal Justice Services to develop training standards for officers and to provide support to their departments. Amending  9.1-102. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1036 (Chapter 203))
Canine detector and patrol units; certification of those used by law-enforcement agencies. Amending  9.1-102; adding  9.1-187 through 9.1-187.4. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1181 (F))
Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel Commission; may not issue any bonds that are not redeemable before maturity. Amending Chapter 693, 1954 Acts, and Chapter 24, 1959 Acts. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 663 (C))
Code Commission; authorized to publish renumbered code and delineates savings provisions. Amending  30-149; adding 30-149.1. (Patron-Landes, HB 740 (F))
Community Integration Advisory Commission; created. Adding 2.2-2524 through 2.2-2529. (Patron-Puller, SB 182 (Chapter 894))
Compensation Board; considerations for fixing salaries and staffing levels for certain sheriffs. Adding  15.2-1636.8:1. (Patron-Dudley, HB 1420 (C))
Compensation Board; membership. Amending  15.2-1636.5. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 432 (C))
Constitutional amendment; establishing Redistricting Commission (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article II. (Patron-Moran, HJR 140 (C); Barlow, HJR 142 (C); Deeds, SJR 45 (C))
Constitutional amendment; establishing Redistricting Commission (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article II and Sections 2 and 3 of Article IV. (Patron-Shuler, HJR 2 (C))
Court-appointed counsel; court may appoint those not on Indigent Defense Commission list. Amending  19.2-159 and 19.2-163.03. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 6 (Chapter 708))
Criminal Justice Services, Department of; use of private security business fees. Amending  9.1-142. (Patron-Martin, SB 622 (F))
Crisis intervention team pilot program; established to assist law-enforcement officers to respond to crisis situations involving persons with mental illness, etc., report. Amending 9.1-102; adding  9.1-187 through 9.1-187.3. (Patron-Edwards, SB 211 (F))
Domestic violence; Crime Commission to study. (Patron-Ware, O., HJR 78 (F))
Domestic Violence Victim Fund; changing name to Sexual and Domestic Violence Victim Fund. Amending  9.1-116.1, 16.1-69.48:1, 17.1-275.1, 17.1-275.2, 17.1-275.7, and 17.1-275.8. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 234 (I) See HB1409)
Domestic Violence Victim Fund; changing name to Sexual and Domestic Violence Victim Fund. Amending  9.1-116.1 and 16.1-69.48:1. (Patron-Crockett-Stark, HB 1409 (Chapter 288))
Domestic violence victims; funds shall be made available therefor when protective order served on source of monetary support for family. Amending  9.1-116.1. (Patron-Fralin, HB 798 (F))
Economic Development in Southwest Region, Measures to Improve and Enhance; Final Report of Southwest Virginia Economic Development Commission (SJR 111, 2004). (SD 13)
Electric Utility Restructuring, Commission on; powers and duties. Amending  30-205. (Patron-Norment, SB 711 (Chapter 812))
Enhanced Public Safety Telephone Services Act; expands jurisdiction of Wireless E-911 Services Board. Amending  56-484.12 through 56-484.15 and 56-484.17. (Patron-Stolle, SB 395 (Chapter 739))
Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act; gives Marine Resources Commission authority to accept federal grant money. Amending 28.2-201. (Patron-Lewis, HB 651 (Chapter 5))
Fire Services Board; payment of per diem. Amending  9.1-202 and 38.2-401. (Patron-Cox, HB 208 (Chapter 58))
Forensic Science, Department of; change in powers and duties. Amending  9.1-1101 and 9.1-1110. (Patron-Albo, HB 848 (Chapter 551); Stolle, SB 563 (Chapter 327))
Freedom of Information Act; allows Forensic Science Board and Scientific Advisory Committee to have closed meeting. Amending 2.2-3711. (Patron-Stolle, SB 557 (Chapter 499))
Freedom of Information Act; posting of minutes by state boards and commissions. Amending  2.2-3707.1. (Patron-Nixon, HB 564 (Chapter 595))
Freedom of Information Act; record exemption for Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission. Amending  2.2-3705.6. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1458 (Chapter 467))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; adds police department of Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel Commission to list of agencies inapplicable thereto. Amending  2.2-3802. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 664 (Chapter 196))
Health Care, Joint Commission on; extends sunset provision. Amending  30-170. (Patron-Morgan, HB 788 (Chapter 113); Lambert, SB 438 (Chapter 178))
Higher Education, Council of; eligibility to be elected chairman of student advisory committee. Amending  23-9.3:1. (Patron-Rust, HB 310 (Chapter 92))
Highways and bridges; Transportation Board to receive resolutions from affected local governing bodies in support of naming. Amending  33.1-12. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 672 (Chapter 197))
Immigration, Commission on; created, report. Amending  2.2-2101; adding  2.2-2524 and 2.2-2525. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 186 (F))
Indigent Defense Commission; powers and duties. Amending 19.2-163.01 and 19.2-163.02. (Patron-Albo, HB 844 (Chapter 429); Stolle, SB 562 (Chapter 501))
Interstate Highway System; all maintenance on components thereof to be carried out under contracts awarded by Transportation Commissioner and Board. Adding  33.1-49.1. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 667 (Chapter 782))
Jail farm board or regional jail authority; provides procedure for membership, City of Richmond to report. Amending  53.1-106. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 235 (F))
Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation; VDOT to convey certain property thereto. (Patron-Callahan, HB 404 (F))
Juvenile record information; dissemination thereof to Criminal Sentencing Commission. Amending  19.2-389.1. (Patron-Stolle, SB 567 (Chapter 502))
Law-enforcement agency; to receive cost of recovery from bail bondsman when bailee is recovered thereby. Amending 9.1-185.15. (Patron-Hogan, HB 703 (F))
Law-enforcement officer; definition thereof. Amending  9.1-101. (Patron-Landes, HB 1441 (F))
Law-enforcement officers; Department of Criminal Justice Services to assist agencies to develop programs for learning additional languages. Amending  9.1-102. (Patron-Lohr, HB 592 (F))
Law-enforcement officers; training related to sexual assault cases. Amending  9.1-102. (Patron-Bell, HB 1336 (C))
Law-Enforcement Officers Procedural Guarantee Act; changes as to process and procedures afforded thereto. Amending  9.1-500, 9.1-501, 9.1-502, and 9.1-504; adding  9.1-508. (Patron-Albo, HB 777 (F); Cuccinelli, SB 697 (C))
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards; Coal and Energy Commission to study feasibility to authorize localities to provide real property tax incentives to encourage buildings to be constructed using designs consistent therewith. (Patron-Ware, O., HJR 77 (F); Ware, O., HJR 128 (F))
Line of Duty Act; disabled state employees. Amending  9.1-400. (Patron-Puckett, SB 515 (Chapter 824))
Line of Duty Act; mandatory training required for employees covered thereby. Adding  9.1-407. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 255 (Chapter 535))
Line of Duty Act; payment of benefits to beneficiary of deceased person. Amending  9.1-402. (Patron-Suit, HB 1418 (Chapter 878))
Line of Duty Disability Fund; created. Amending  9.1-401 and 15.2-1716; adding  9.1-401.1. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1387 (C); Quayle, SB 636 (I) See SB393)
Manufacturing Development Commission; created, report. Adding 30-266, 30-267, and 30-268. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1233 (Chapter 607); Wagner, SB 261 (Chapter 900))
Menhaden fishery; Marine Resources Commission may adopt regulations governing. Amending  28.2-409 and 28.2-410; adding 28.2-203.2; repealing  28.2-1000.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 252 (F))
Nonresident pharmacies; inspections for those seeking registrations to conduct business. Amending  54.1-3434.1. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 302 (Chapter 397))
Nursing homes; notification to residents, etc., of sex offenders residing in facility. Amending  9.1-914 and 32.1-127. (Patron-Griffith, HB 415 (C))
Parole Board; establishes Parole Guidelines Review Panel. Amending  53.1-136, 53.1-151, 53.1-154, and 53.1-159; adding 53.1-135.1 and 53.1-153.1. (Patron-Ticer, SB 249 (C))
Peeping or spying; conviction of third offense. Amending  9.1-902 and 18.2-67.5:1. (Patron-Bell, HB 1339 (Chapter 875))
Presentencing investigation reports; confidentiality. Amending 9.1-177.1. (Patron-Brink, HB 1417 (Chapter 289))
Probation; placement of certain offenders within community-based agency. Amending  9.1-174 and 19.2-303.3. (Patron-Moran, HB 1526 (Chapter 883))
Public-Private Partnership Advisory Commission; created. Amending  33.1-23.03:1, 56-557, 56-558, 56-560, 56-563, 56-564, 56-566, 56-567.1, 56-573.1, 56-575.1, 56-575.3:1, 56-575.4, 56-575.16, 58.1-811, 58.1-3203, and 58.1-3703; adding  30-266 through 30-270, 30-271 through 30-276, 33.1-23.03:9, 56-575.17, 56-575.18, and 58.1-3606.1. (Patron-Stosch, SB 541 (F))
Public-Private Partnership Advisory Commission; created, report. Amending  56-557, 56-575.1, 56-575.3:1, and 56-575.16; adding  30-266, 30-267, and 56-557.1. (Patron-Wampler, SB 174 (F))
Racing Commission; local referendum on racetrack or satellite facility. Amending  59.1-391. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 238 (F))
Rail Advisory Board; members not subject to certain provisions. Amending  33.1-391.3:1. (Patron-Williams, SB 198 (Chapter 222))
Rappahannock River; Marine Resources Commission to convey certain lands pertaining thereto. (Patron-Morgan, HB 940 (Chapter 201))
Real Estate Board; duties of licensees and limited service representatives. Amending  54.1-2105, 54.1-2130 through 54.1-2134, 54.1-2138, and 54.1-2141; adding  54.1-2138.1 and 54.1-2145. (Patron-Albo, HB 316 (Chapter 627))
Realignment Commission; created, report. Adding  2.2-2732 and 2.2-2733. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1297 (F))
Redistricting advisory commission; establish thereof for redistricting process. Adding  24.2-301.2 through 24.2-301.7. (Patron-Shuler, HB 9 (F))
Redistricting Commission; joint subcommittee to study desirability of creating. (Patron-Moran, HJR 139 (I) See HJR66)
Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike Authority and Elizabeth River Tunnel Commission; eliminates obsolete references thereto from Title 33.1. Amending  33.1-288; repealing  33.1-319. (Patron-Landes, HB 2 (Chapter 186))
Sesquicentennial American Civil War Commission and Fund; created, report. Adding  30-266 through 30-274. (Patron-Howell, W.J., HB 1440 (Chapter 465))
Sewage treatment facilities; establishing governing board. Adding 56-264.2. (Patron-Crockett-Stark, HB 439 (Chapter 591); Puckett, SB 507 (Chapter 576))
Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; includes person who uses communication system, including computers, to engage juvenile in sex offense. Amending  9.1-902. (Patron-Hurt, HB 1012 (I) See HB984)
Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; registration of person who is convicted of criminal homicide in conjunction with causing or encouraging acts rendering children delinquent, etc. Amending  9.1-902. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 985 (I) See HB984)
Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; requires all sex offenders to reregister every 90 days. Amending  9.1-904, 53.1-116.1, and 53.1-160.1. (Patron-Deeds, SB 320 (I) See SB559)
Sex Offender Registry; modifying registration of person convicted of murdering child. Amending  9.1-902 and 18.2-472.1. (Patron-Hurt, HB 1015 (I) See HB984; Bell, HB 1333 (Chapter 931))
Sex offenders; electronic notification of registration to certain entities. Amending  9.1-914. (Patron-Shannon, HB 247 (I) See HB984; Poisson, HB 271 (I) See HB984; Fralin, HB 799 (I) See HB984)
Sex offenders; list of offenses to include communications system. Amending  9.1-902. (Patron-Howell, SB 350 (I) See SB559; McDougle, SB 375 (I) See SB559)
Sex offenders; registrants to reregister in person with local law-enforcement agency on certain dates, exception for those convicted as violent. Amending  9.1-904. (Patron-Janis, HB 1264 (I) See HB984)
State Government Programs, Joint Commission on; created, report. Adding  30-266, 30-267, and 30-268. (Patron-Stolle, SB 705 (C))
State law-enforcement employees; clarifies current overtime compensation provisions. Amending  9.1-700. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 657 (F))
Street gangs, criminal; probation officers to share certain information with law-enforcement officers. Amending  9.1-177.1 and 53.1-145. (Patron-Deeds, SB 151 (I) See SB561)
Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission; appointment of executive director. Amending  2.2-106 and 3.1-1110. (Patron-Hogan, HB 706 (V))
Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission; change in membership. Amending  3.1-1108. (Patron-Hogan, HB 707 (F))
Transportation Accountability, Joint Commission on; created, report. Amending  33.1-23.03:1, 56-557, 56-558, 56-560, 56-563, 56-564, 56-566, 56-567.1, 56-573.1, 56-575.1, 56-575.3:1, 56-575.4, 56-575.16, 58.1-811, 58.1-3203, and 58.1-3703; adding  30-266 through 30-270, 30-271 through 30-276, 33.1-23.03:9, 56-575.17, 56-575.18, and 58.1-3606.1. (Patron-Stosch, SB 541 (F))
Transportation Commissioner; election by Transportation Board. Amending  33.1-3. (Patron-Williams, SB 3 (I) See SJR60)
Voluntary pre-clearance program; Employment Commission to prepare plan for drug-free employees. (Patron-Nutter, HB 932 (F))
Volunteer Firefighters’ and Rescue Squad Workers’ Service Award Fund Board; change in membership. Amending  2.2-2101 and 51.1-1201. (Patron-Cline, HB 1579 (Chapter 707))