Reconvene Session Udpate

Reconvene Session Udpate

Dear Friend, On Wednesday, the General Assembly met for close to eight hours in Richmond for our constitutionally required Reconvene Session. The lengthy day was separate from the ongoing Special Session wherein legislators are seeking to finish work on the state...

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Richmond Report: Week 9

Richmond Report: Week 9

The General Assembly adjourned sine die this past Saturday, March 12th. For the past 60 days, the House and Senate both have been working through legislation covering a wide range of topics. Unfortunately, work on the budget was not completed on time and will...

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Richmond Report: Week 8

Richmond Report: Week 8

Dear Friend, With just one week left in the legislative session, the General Assembly is working diligently to ensure our tasks are completed on time. This coming Monday will be the last day for committees to meet, with the rest of time being allotted to working out...

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Richmond Report: Week 7

Richmond Report: Week 7

With Crossover behind us, the House turned its attention to the state budget. I’ve dedicated this week’s e-newsletter to detailing how the budget works and what is in this year’s budget. I hope you’ll find this information useful and informative. HOW THE BUDGET WORKS...

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2022 Crossover Bill List

2022 Crossover Bill List

Note: bill status current as of 2/17/22. For up to date information, visit lis.virginia.gov. EDUCATION HB 4 School principals; incident reports. Requires that school principals report to law enforcement certain enumerated acts that may constitute a misdemeanor offense...

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Richmond Report: Week 6

Richmond Report: Week 6

Dear Friend, Tuesday, February 15th marked Crossover here in Richmond. Crossover is the midpoint of the legislative session by which each chamber must finish work on their own bills so that they may ‘crossover’ to the other chamber for consideration. Bills that pass...

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Richmond Report: Week 5

Richmond Report: Week 5

Dear Friend, Next week the General Assembly will arrive at Crossover, the midpoint of the legislative session where both the House and Senate must complete their own work so that it may ‘crossover’ to the other body for consideration. As such, all Delegates have been...

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Richmond Report: Week 4

Richmond Report: Week 4

Nearly a month into the legislative session, the House is busy reviewing a wide range of bills that will impact our Commonwealth. We are quickly approaching Crossover, the midpoint of the legislative session where the House and Senate must complete work on their own...

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Richmond Report: Week 3

Richmond Report: Week 3

Dear Friend, With the third week of session now complete, the House is fully immersed in its work. My days begin with either committee or subcommittee meetings, followed by meetings with constituents and advocacy groups. The House convenes at noon for debate and floor...

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Richmond Report: Week 2

Richmond Report: Week 2

The second week of the legislative session has just wrapped up. This week, my colleagues and I have been busy hearing bills in both subcommittee and full committee as they make their way to the House floor for debate and a vote. In this e-newsletter, I’ll cover some...

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