2008 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Procurement Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 612
Sponsored By:
Delegates Weldon, Hammen, Pendergrass, Beitzel, Benson, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, Elliott, Hubbard, Kach, Kipke, Kullen, McDonough, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, Riley, Tarrant, and V. Turner
Procurement - Preference Procurement Program for Sheltered Workshops - Individual With Disability Owned Businesses


Expanding eligibility in the preference procurement program for sheltered workshops within the Department of General Services to include a business owned by an individual with a disability under specified circumstances; defining "individual with disability owned business" and specifying requirements for the business to qualify to participate in the program; requiring the State or specified State aided or controlled entities to buy supplies and services from specified businesses under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 575

Sponsored by:

Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
General Services, Department of
Small Business
Vocational Rehabilitation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

State Finance and Procurement
( 14-101 , 14-103 , 14-106 , 14-107 , 14-108 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Attorney General Letter (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 266380/02     Offered on: March 12, 2008   at: 10:24 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 14, 2008: Third Reading Passed (134-0)
April 3, 2008: Third Reading Passed (46-0)