Occupation; legislation increasing or beginning regulation, evaluation required. (HB2028)

Introduced By

Del. Ronnie Campbell (R-Raphine) with support from co-patron Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Legislation increasing or beginning regulation of an occupation; evaluation required. Provides that when any legislative bill requiring the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation to increase or begin regulation of an occupation is filed during any session of the General Assembly, the Board for Professional and Occupational Regulation shall prepare an evaluation of the legislation using criteria outlined in current law that the Board is required to use whenever the Board determines that a particular occupation should be regulated or that a different degree of regulation should be imposed on a currently regulated occupation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101677D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/18/2019Reported from Rules (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2019Read first time
01/23/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2028)
01/24/2019Passed by for the day
01/25/2019Read third time and passed House (90-Y 7-N)
01/25/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
02/18/2019Reported from Rules with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2019Rereferred to Finance
02/18/2019Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2019Read third time
02/20/2019Reading of amendment waived
02/20/2019Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2019Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Placed on Calendar
02/21/2019Senate amendment agreed to by House (90-Y 8-N)
02/21/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (90-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2028ER)
02/23/2019Signed by Speaker
02/23/2019Signed by President
02/26/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2028ER)
03/04/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 4, 2019
03/04/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/26/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 812 (effective 7/1/19)
03/26/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0812)