★ Prefiling for the 2022 Regular Session begins Nov 15, 2021.
The 2021 VA Legislative session ended Monday, March 1. Both houses voted to adjourn Sine Die (without naming a day to reconvene).
Items marked 'Failed' at top of list below were passed by both houses—but in different forms. Compromise wording, put together in 'Conference Committee', failed to pass one of the houses.
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|Cat||House||Senate||GA / Gov||Number||Summary||update|
|guns||Passed||Passed||Approved||HB 1992||Firearms possession following domestic abuse conviction.||4/29|
|cjr||Passed||Passed||Accepted: Gov Rec||HB 2047||Criminal proceedings; consideration of mental condition and intellectual, etc.||4/9|
|guns||Passed||Passed||Accepted: Gov Rec||HB 2295||Firearm or stun weapon; carrying within Capitol Square and the surrounding area, state-owned bldgs.||4/9|
|cjr||Passed||Passed||Accepted: Gov Rec||HB 2312||Marijuana; legalization of simple possession, etc.||4/9|
|guns||Passed||Passed||Accepted: Gov Rec||SB 1381||Weapons; possessing or transporting within Capitol Square, etc.||4/9|
|environment||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1311||Water quality standards; modification of permits and certifications.||4/3|
|environment||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 1979||EV Rebate Program.||4/3|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 1817||Certified nurse midwives; practice.||4/1|
|environment||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2118||Virginia Electric Vehicle Grant Fund and Program; created, report.||4/1|
|housing||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2053||Accessory Dwelling Units||4/1|
|environment||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2227||Uniform Statewide Building Code; energy efficiency and conservation.||4/1|
|guns||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 1909||School board property, certain; establishment of gun-free zone permitted.||4/1|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1310||Employment; domestic service; Human Rights Act.||3/31|
|workers||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2137||Paid sick leave; employers to provide to certain employees.||3/31|
|guns||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2081||Polling places; prohibited activities, unlawful possession of a firearm, penalty.||3/31|
|Oppose ➔ environment||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1164||Unregulated Plastic Chemical Conversion Plants||3/30|
|cjr||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2263||Death penalty; abolition of current penalty.||3/27|
|cjr||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1165||Death penalty; abolition of current penalty.||3/27|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1227||Hormonal contraceptives; payment of medical assistance for 12-month supply.||3/21|
|environment||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 1965||Low and Zero Emissions Vehicle program.||3/21|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1316||Child care providers; background check portability, subsidy pilot program, report.||3/21|
|environment||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1265||Natural gas pipelines; stop work orders.||3/21|
|agriculture||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2068||Local Food and Farming Infrastructure Grant Program; established.||3/21|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2212||Children's Services Act; effective monitoring and implementation.||3/21|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2002||Child support; health care coverage.||3/21|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 1896||Allows plans with abortion coverage to be traded on the state exchange||3/16|
|women||Passed||Passed||Signed||SB 1276||Essential health benefits; abortion coverage.||3/16|
|voting rights||Passed||Passed||Enrolled||SJ 272||Constitutional amendment; qualifications of voters and the right to vote (first reference).||3/16|
|voting rights||Passed||Passed||Enrolled||HJ 555||Constitutional amendment; felon disenfranchisement.||3/16|
|guns||Passed||Passed||Signed||HB 2128||Firearms; criminal history record information check delay increased to five days||3/8|
|guns||Passed||Passed||Failed||HB 2276||Plastic firearms and unfinished frames, etc.; manufacture, import, sale, transfer, etc., penalty.||3/1|
|environment||Passed||Passed||Failed||SB 1380||Electric utilities; electric school bus projects.||3/1|
|cjr||Passed||Passed||Failed||SB 1443||Mandatory minimum sentences; elimination, modification of sentence to mandatory minimum term.||3/1|
|animals||Tabled||Passed||SB 1390||Cats; trap, neuter, and return programs, civil penalty.||2/26|
|campaign finance||Passed||Left||HB 1952||Campaign finance; prohibited personal use, child care exception.||2/26|
|workers||Passed||Defeated||HB 1786||Minimum wage; farm laborers or farm employees.||2/24|
|guns||Defeated||SB 1382||Firearms; purchase, etc., following conviction for assault and battery of a family member.||2/23|
|elections||Passed||PBI||HB 2082||Transparency in Redistricting Process.||2/23|
|cjr||Incorp||HB 1815||Marijuana; legalization of cultivation, manufacture, sale, possession, and testing, penalties.||2/19|
|environment||Passed||PBI||HB 2200||Electric Utilities; Triennial Review.||2/17|
|campaign finance||Passed||Passed||HJ 526||Comprehensive campaign finance reform; joint subcommittee to study.||2/17|
|environment||Passed||PBI||HB 2048||Electric utility regulation; purchasing from competitive suppliers.||2/16|
|women||PBI||SB 1228||Virginia Equal Pay Act; civil penalties.||2/10|
|women||Left||HB 1922||Medical assistance; coverage for reproductive health services.||2/10|
|cjr||Tabled||HB 2226||Criminal street gang reporting; notice & process for contesting entry of information into databases.||2/10|
|workers||Left||HB 2016||Paid family and medical leave program; Virginia Employment Commission required to establish.||2/10|
|workers||Left||HB 1755||'Right to work' law; repeals provisions of Code that refers to denial or abridgement.||2/10|
|environment||Left||HB 2292||Fossil fuel projects; establishes a moratorium, effective January 1, 2022, etc.||2/10|
|environment||Incorp||HB 2057||Electric utilities; triennial review.||2/10|
|workers||PBI||SB 1330||Paid family and medical leave program; Virginia Employment Commission to establish.||2/10|
|environment||Left||SB 1224||Uniform Statewide Building Code; amendments, energy efficiency and conservation.||2/10|
|elections||Defeated||SB 1236||Prohibited contributions to candidates.||2/10|
|elections||Stricken||SB 1101||Presidential electors; National Popular Vote Compact.||2/10|
|campaign finance||Left||HB 1906||Prohibits contributions from corporations, civil penalty.||2/10|
|campaign finance||Left||HB 1756||Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates.||2/10|
|elections||Left||HB 1933||Presidential electors; National Popular Vote Compact.||2/10|
Signed by Governor.
Sent to the Governor, but not yet signed.
Passed House or Senate.
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Read in chamber.
Approved by Comm.
Recommended by Subcommittee.
Left in committee.
Incorporated into another bill.
Passed by Indefinitely.