HB 706 General Assembly member; legislative standing to defend laws of the Commonwealth.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)

Legislative standing to defend laws of the Commonwealth. Provides that the General Assembly, the House of Delegates, the Senate of Virginia, or a member of the General Assembly has standing to represent the interests of the Commonwealth in a proceeding in which a provision of the Constitution of Virginia is contested or the constitutionality, legality, or application of a law established under legislative authority is at issue and the Governor and Attorney General choose not to defend the law.

Full text:
01/07/14  House: Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/08/14 14102264D  pdf | impact statement
01/31/14  House: Floor substitute printed 14104529D-H1 (Marshall, R.G.)  pdf | impact statement

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments rejected

Status:
01/07/14  House: Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/08/14 14102264D
01/07/14  House: Referred to Committee on Rules
01/17/14  House: Referred from Rules by voice vote
01/17/14  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/14  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (13-Y 7-N)
01/28/14  House: Read first time
01/29/14  House: Passed by for the day
01/30/14  House: Passed by for the day
01/31/14  House: Read second time
01/31/14  House: Committee amendments rejected
01/31/14  House: Floor substitute printed 14104529D-H1 (Marshall, R.G.)
01/31/14  House: Substitute by Delegate Marshall, R.G. agreed to 14104529D-H1
01/31/14  House: Emergency clause deleted
01/31/14  House: Pending question ordered
01/31/14  House: Engrossed by House - floor substitute HB706H1
02/03/14  House: Read third time and passed House (65-Y 32-N)
02/03/14  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (65-Y 32-N)
02/04/14  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/14  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rules
02/21/14  Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Rules (12-Y 4-N)