HB 1595 Public Procurement Act; procurement of professional services by local public bodies.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Virginia Public Procurement Act; procurement of professional services by local public bodies.  Increases the threshold from $30,000 to $50,000 for local public bodies procuring professional services in the aggregate or for the sum of all phases of such a contract or project. The bill provides that where such contracts are not expected to exceed $50,000, the public body may establish written small purchase procedures that provide for competition wherever practicable.

Full text:
01/06/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101428D  pdf | impact statement
01/27/11  House: Printed as engrossed 11101428D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/17/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1595ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/08/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0023)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/06/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101428D
01/06/11  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/12/11  House: Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement
01/20/11  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/25/11  House: Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
01/26/11  House: Read first time
01/27/11  House: Read second time
01/27/11  House: Committee amendment agreed to
01/27/11  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB1595E
01/27/11  House: Printed as engrossed 11101428D-E
01/28/11  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
01/28/11  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
01/31/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/11  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/09/11  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N)
02/11/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/14/11  Senate: Read third time
02/14/11  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/11  House: Enrolled
02/17/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1595ER)
02/17/11  House: Signed by Speaker
02/20/11  Senate: Signed by President
03/08/11  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 23 (effective 7/1/11)
03/08/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0023)