2020 Priority Legislation

Endorsed by Virginia Grassroots Coalition
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 = Enrolled. passed both the House of Delegates and the Senate, signed by the Speaker of the House and President of the Senate, sent to the Governor, but not yet signed.
Comm  = In committee. Hover to see committee name. Click to see members.
A Comm  = Appropriations committee.
Read1  = First Read in chamber
Read2  = Second Read in chamber
 Passed   = Passed by House or Senate. Click to see vote.
Recommends  = Recommended by Sub-Committee. Click to see vote.
Reported  = Approved by Committee. Click to see vote.
 Left   = Left in Committee. Was not sent to other house.
Incorp  = Incorporated into another bill. Hover for # of other bill.
PBI  = Passed by Indefinitely. Committee will reconsider at another meeting (or never).
        = On hold for some reason. Hover for detail.
Comm  = Defeated

VGC Priority Bills  

UD Cat E House Senate Number Summary
2/22 immigrants Passed Comm HB 1211 Legalizes driver's licenses for non-documented immigrants.
2/22 cjr Passed Passed HB 100 Inform Jury of Potential Range of Punishment.
2/21 guns Passed Passed SB 69 One Gun per Month.
2/21 guns Reported Passed SB 240 Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO).
2/21 health Reported Passed SB 667 Safe reporting of overdoses; immunity from prosecution.
2/21 lgbtq Passed Passed HB 145 Supports Trans students.
2/21 lgbtq Passed Passed HB 386 Bans Conversion Therapy.
2/21 cjr Passed Passed HB 995 Increasing the Felony Larceny Threshold.
2/21 health Passed Reported HB 791 Comprehensive harm reduction programs.
2/21 politics Passed Passed HB 849 Disclosure related to political campaign advertisements.
2/21 economy Passed Passed SB 48 Nonpayment of wages.
2/21 elections Reported Passed SB 111 No Excuse Absentee Voting.
2/21 economy Passed Passed SB 49 Nonpayment of wages.
2/21 lgbtq Passed Passed SB 161 Supports Trans students.
2/21 cjr Read2 Passed SB 325 Inform Jury of Potential Range of Punishment.
2/19 elections Passed Reported HB 19 Repeal Voter ID Law.
2/19 cjr Comm Passed SB 805 Degrees of Robbery.
2/19 elections Passed Reported HB 1 No Excuse Absentee Voting.
2/18 environment Comm Passed SB 851 Virginia Clean Economy Act.
2/17 lgbtq Comm Passed SB 245 Bans Conversion Therapy.
2/17 economy Passed Comm HB 123 Nonpayment of wages under construction.
2/17 education Comm Passed SB 728 Fully Fund Virginia's Educational Standards of Quality.
2/17 guns Passed Continued HB 961 Prohibiting sale, transport, etc., of assault firearms and more.
2/14 environment Passed Comm HB 1526 Virginia Clean Economy Act.
2/13 environment Comm Passed SB 710 Solar Freedom.
2/13 economy Comm Passed SB 838 Nonpayment of wages under construction.
2/11 politics Left HB 895 Limits on contributions to candidates for statewide office and the General Assembly.
2/11 economy Left HB 825 Paid family and medical leave program.
2/11 cjr Left HB 551 Healthy Communities Secure Care.
2/11 environment Left HB 577 Low Emissions Motor Vehicle Program.
2/11 economy Left HB 153 Strengthen opportunities for labor organizing, including by repealing "Right to Work."
2/11 environment Left HB 77 Green New Deal Act.
2/11 politics Left HB 111 Banning contributions to candidates from public service corporations.
2/11 education Left HB 1316 Fully Fund Virginia's Educational Standards of Quality.
2/11 health Left HB 532 Safe reporting of overdoses; immunity from prosecution.
2/10 environment Passed Comm HB 572 Solar Freedom.
2/7 lgbtq Passed Comm HB 1663 Prohibited discrimination...sexual orientation and gender identity.
2/5 cjr Continued HB 871 Degrees of Robbery.
2/4 economy PBI SB 770 Paid family and medical leave program.
2/3 women Comm Passed SB 733 Provision of abortion.
1/31 guns Passed Comm HB 2 Universal Background Checks.
1/31 elections Incorp HB 187 Same Day Voter Registration.
1/30 environment Incorp HB 912 Solar Freedom.
1/30 women Stricken SB 635 Right to reproductive choice.
1/30 immigrants Incorp SB 643 Legalizes driver's licenses for non-documented immigrants.
1/28 lgbtq Incorp HB 21 Adds gender identity and sexual orientation to non-discrimination policies.
1/28 lgbtq Incorp HB 23 Adds gender identity and sexual orientation to non-discrimination policies.
1/27 women Continued HB 712 Virginia Human Rights Act.
1/27 cjr Incorp HB 263 Increasing the Felony Larceny Threshold.
1/24 politics Continued HB 848 Campaign Finance Disclosure Act: Making unlawful the conversion of political contributions for personal use.
1/21 women Continued SJ 2 Constitutional amendment.
1/21 politics Failed SB 25 Banning contributions to candidates from public service corporations.
1/21 elections Continued SJ 8 Voting Rights in Virginia Constitution.

Other Bills  

UD Cat House Senate Number Summary
2/12 cjr Incorp HB 1153 Duty of Open Discovery.
2/12 cjr Left HB 922 Collecting data on pretrial detention and use of cash bail.
2/20 education Passed Passed SB 3 Disorderly conduct in public places; school activities.
1/28 elections Stricken SB 399 Presidential electors; National Popular Vote Compact.
1/31 elections Incorp HB 199 Presidential electors; National Popular Vote Compact.
2/14 elections Passed Comm HB 177 Presidential electors; National Popular Vote Compact.
2/20 environment Comm Passed SB 992 Oppose Carbon trading program.
11/30 guns Passed Comm HB 674 Firearms; removal from persons posing substantial risk; penalties.
1/30 women Continued HB 526 Coverage for reproductive health services.
1/28 women Continued HB 1445 Reproductive health services.