Virginia Public Procurement Act; small purchases. (SB650)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon) with support from co-patrons Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Wendy Gooditis (D-Clarke), and Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Public Procurement Act; small purchases. Increases from $100,000 to $200,000 the small purchases exemption under the Virginia Public Procurement Act for single or term contracts for goods and services other than professional services. The bill also removes outdated provisions related to informal solicitations required to be posted on the Department of General Services' central electronic procurement website. This bill is identical to HB 452. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102091D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB650)
01/22/2020Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2020Read second time
01/27/2020Reading of amendments waived
01/27/2020Committee amendments agreed to
01/27/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB650E
01/27/2020Printed as engrossed 20102091D-E
01/28/2020Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB650E)
02/13/2020Placed on Calendar
02/13/2020Read first time
02/13/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/13/2020Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2020Read second time
02/18/2020Read third time
02/18/2020Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/18/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB650ER)
02/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB650ER)
02/20/2020Signed by Speaker
02/21/2020Signed by President
02/25/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 25, 2020
02/25/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 3, 2020
03/03/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 104 (effective 7/1/20)
03/03/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0104)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB452.