HB 2706 Compliance with Year 2000 date change.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Claims against the Commonwealth. Provides that no cause of action shall be permitted which is based on any claim arising from the failure of a computer, software program, database, network, information system, firmware or any other device, whether operated by on behalf of the Commonwealth or one of its agencies, to interpret, produce, calculate, generate, or account for a date which is compatible with the “Year 2000” date change.

Full text:
01/21/99  House: Presented & ordered printed 999423843  pdf
02/06/99  House: Printed as engrossed 999423843-E  pdf
02/18/99  Senate: Committee substitute printed 992913340-S1  pdf
03/11/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2706ER)  pdf
04/08/99  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2706ER2)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Conference amendments
Governor's veto explanation

Status:
01/21/99  House: Presented & ordered printed 999423843
01/21/99  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/26/99  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 4
02/04/99  House: Reported from General Laws with amd. (26-Y 0-N)
02/05/99  House: Read first time
02/06/99  House: Read second time
02/06/99  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/99  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/06/99  House: Printed as engrossed 999423843-E
02/07/99  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/99  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/99  House: Communicated to Senate
02/08/99  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/99  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/17/99  Senate: Reported from General Laws with sub. (15-Y 0-N)
02/18/99  Senate: Committee substitute printed 992913340-S1
02/18/99  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/99  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: Read third time
02/19/99  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/19/99  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 992913340-S1
02/19/99  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 992913340-S1
02/19/99  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (38-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (38-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: Rec. of Sen. passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER R (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
02/22/99  House: Placed on Calendar
02/23/99  House: Passed by for the day
02/24/99  House: Passed by for the day
02/25/99  House: Senate substitute rejected by House (41-Y 48-N)
02/25/99  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (41-Y 48-N)
02/25/99  Senate: Senate insisted on substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/99  Senate: VOTE: INSIST & REQUEST (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/99  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
02/25/99  House: House acceded to request
02/25/99  House: Conferees appointed by House
02/25/99  House: Delegates: May, McEachin, Marshall
02/25/99  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
02/25/99  Senate: Senators: Schrock, Potts, Marye
02/26/99  Senate: Reading of conference report waived
02/26/99  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 2-N)
02/26/99  Senate: VOTE: CONF. COMMITTEE RPT (38-Y 2-N)
02/26/99  Conference: Senate sub. accepted by conf. committee 992913340-S1
02/26/99  Conference: Amended by conference committee
02/26/99  House: Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 2-N)
02/26/99  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 2-N)
03/11/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2706ER)
03/15/99  House: Enrolled
03/16/99  Senate: Signed by President
03/18/99  House: Signed by Speaker
03/29/99  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/07/99  House: Placed on Calendar
04/07/99  House: House rejected Gov's recommendation #1 (33-Y 61-N)
04/07/99  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (33-Y 61-N)
04/07/99  House: House concurred in Gov's recommendation #2 & 3 (95-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: Passed by temporarily
04/07/99  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation #2 & 3 (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: VOTE: ADOPT RECOMM. PART 1 (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Governor: Governor's recommendation #2 & 3 adopted
04/08/99  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2706ER2)
04/20/99  House: Reenrolled
04/21/99  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/22/99  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/22/99  House: Communicated to Governor
05/07/99  Governor: Vetoed by Governor