2022 Uncodified Acts Regular and Special Session

2022 Virginia Uncodified Acts
10/2/2022

2022 Regular Session

Chapter 13 (HB165)
Commonwealth of Virginia Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2022; created. 
Chapter 23 (HB994)
Child Care Subsidy Program; permitting Armed Forces active members to apply for Program. 
Chapter 24 (SB529)
Child Care Subsidy Program; permitting Armed Forces active members to apply for Program. 
Chapter 53 (HB667)
Staff Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers Memorial Highway; designates Shifty Lane in Town of Clinchco. 
Chapter 56 (HB1363)
Norvel LaFallette Ray Lee Memorial Highway; designating as portion of Route 220 in Botetourt County. 
Chapter 69 (SB499)
Renewable energy facilities; SCC shall create a task force to analyze life cycle. 
Chapter 70 (HB774)
Renewable energy facilities; SCC shall create a task force to analyze life cycle. 
Chapter 78 (SB254)
Alcoholic beverage control; delivery of alcoholic beverages, third-party delivery license. 
Chapter 79 (HB426)
Alcoholic beverage control; delivery of alcoholic beverages, third-party delivery license. 
Chapter 86 (SB93)
Commonwealth of Virginia Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2022; created. 
Chapter 87 (HB1)
South Hill, Town of; amending charter, reflects shift from May to November municipal elections. 
Chapter 88 (HB2)
Victoria,Town of; amending charter, reflects shift from May to November municipal elections. 
Chapter 89 (HB83)
St. Charles, Town of; termination of township in Lee County. 
Chapter 90 (SB589)
St. Charles, Town of; termination of township in Lee County. 
Chapter 99 (HB938)
Public schools; evaluation & recommendations for certain current and proposed policies, revisions. 
Chapter 103 (SB202)
Alternative custody arrangements; options to increase use for certain individuals. 
Chapter 104 (HB236)
Teachers' licenses, certain; Board of Education permitted to temporarily extend. 
Chapter 108 (HB1278)
Wildlife Resources, Board of; conveyance of certain property. 
Chapter 109 (SB221)
Index of wills; Rockingham Circuit Court to establish pilot program. 
Chapter 112 (HB235)
Hospitals; protocols for patients receiving rehabilitation services. 
Chapter 119 (SB753)
License plates, special; issuance to commemorate The Richmond Planet. 
Chapter 120 (HB218)
Clarksville, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections. 
Chapter 121 (SB91)
Clarksville, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections. 
Chapter 122 (HB219)
Kenbridge, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections. 
Chapter 123 (HB220)
Blackstone, Town of; amending charter, updates election provisions. 
Chapter 124 (SB92)
Blackstone, Town of; amending charter, updates election provisions. 
Chapter 129 (HB1131)
Virginia Code Commission; work group to review public notices required to be published. 
Chapter 130 (SB417)
Virginia Code Commission; work group to review public notices required to be published. 
Chapter 136 (SB653)
Public aircraft; extends sunset provision. 
Chapter 137 (HB654)
GO Virginia Grants; extends sunset provision. 
Chapter 142 (HB553)
Commercial driver's licenses; Secretary of Transportation, et al., to implement various initiatives. 
Chapter 143 (HB556)
Bristol, City of; amending charter, election of councilmembers, etc. 
Chapter 144 (SB567)
State Water Control Board; amending certain regulations relating to sewage treatment plants. 
Chapter 147 (HB1305)
Patrick County; reestablishment of a general hospital. 
Chapter 152 (HB161)
Grottoes, Town of; new charter, previous charter repealed. 
Chapter 153 (HB170)
Correctional facilities; work release programs. 
Chapter 155 (HB190)
Urbanna, Town of; amending charter, extends term for elected mayor and council members. 
Chapter 156 (HB197)
Through-year growth assessment system; BOE to seek & incorporate input & suggestions into system. 
Chapter 163 (HB1092)
Nonrepairable and rebuilt vehicles; repeals sunset clause. 
Chapter 169 (HB1204)
Renewable energy certificates; priority of procurement. 
Chapter 174 (HB50)
Infant relinquishment laws; DSS to establish hotline to make information available to public. 
Chapter 177 (HB1326)
Waste coal; removal in public interest. 
Chapter 191 (SB129)
Alkaline hydrolysis; work group to determine regulatory & statutory changes needed to legalize, etc. 
Chapter 195 (HB239)
Housing & Supportive Services ILT initiative; housing & services to include adults 65 yrs. or older. 
Chapter 196 (SB263)
Housing & Supportive Services ILT initiative; housing & services to include adults 65 yrs. or older. 
Chapter 199 (HB52)
Tazewell, Town of; amending charter, increases term length for members of board of zoning appeals. 
Chapter 200 (SB627)
Tazewell, Town of; amending charter, increases term length for members of board of zoning appeals. 
Chapter 211 (SB724)
School board; broadband, annual report. 
Chapter 215 (SB580)
Home care organizations; Department of Health to remove triennial audit requirement. 
Chapter 219 (SB85)
Martinsville, City of; approval of voters before city can revert to town status, sunset provision. 
Chapter 220 (HB173)
Martinsville, City of; approval of voters before city can revert to town status, sunset provision. 
Chapter 221 (HB990)
Individuals w/ intellectual & developmental disabilities; DMAS to study use of virtual support, etc. 
Chapter 222 (SB232)
Individuals w/ intellectual & developmental disabilities; DMAS to study use of virtual support, etc. 
Chapter 227 (HB164)
Colonial Beach, Town of; amending charter, appointment of chief of police. 
Chapter 232 (HB1107)
Hospitals; VDH shall develop recommendations for protocols on obstetrical services, report. 
Chapter 242 (HB634)
Guardianship visitation requirements; DARS shall convene a work group to review and evaluate. 
Chapter 244 (SB693)
Notice of final adverse decision; audio and video recordings. 
Chapter 263 (SB470)
Science Museum of Virginia; conveyance of certain easements to the Children's Museum of Richmond. 
Chapter 280 (HB454)
Chesapeake, City of; amending charter, operating budget. 
Chapter 288 (HB321)
Norfolk, City of; amending charter, municipal elections. 
Chapter 289 (HB314)
Noxious weeds and invasive plants; dissemination of consumer information. 
Chapter 293 (HB383)
Relief; Carter, Joseph. 
Chapter 296 (HB394)
Relief; Stevens, Emerson Eugene. 
Chapter 312 (HB904)
Pound, Town of; repealing Charter, effective date. 
Chapter 315 (HB1028)
Lovettsville, Town of; amending charter, town officers and powers. 
Chapter 320 (HB1163)
Virginia Beach, City of; amending charter, expands board of equalization. 
Chapter 321 (HB1170)
Appomattox, Town of; amending charter, election and appointment of officers. 
Chapter 328 (HB1256)
Chase City, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections. 
Chapter 329 (HB1258)
La Crosse, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections. 
Chapter 332 (HB1311)
Waynesboro, City of; amending charter, elections and appointments. 
Chapter 334 (HB1336)
Winery, farm winery, and limited brewery licensees; distribution of wine and beer. 
Chapter 335 (SB322)
The Plains, Town of; amending charter, election dates and terms of offices. 
Chapter 338 (SB387)
Port Royal, Town of; amending charter, reduces town council membership. 
Chapter 353 (HB912)
Continuity of care; Bureau of Insurance to convene work group regarding care. 
Chapter 357 (HB1254)
Relief; Weakley, Eric. 
Chapter 359 (SB581)
Correctional facilities, local and regional; fees charged to inmates. 
Chapter 367 (HB137)
Capital Region Airport Commission; authorized to make charitable donations to organizations, etc. 
Chapter 368 (SB478)
Capital Region Airport Commission; authorized to make charitable donations to organizations, etc. 
Chapter 390 (SB54)
Chesapeake Airport Authority; removes language Authority authorizing language related to removal of. 
Chapter 398 (SB607)
Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors, Board for; smoke detectors, update regulations. 
Chapter 406 (SB358)
Seafood industry; Governor shall designate a liaison to address workforce needs, report. 
Chapter 407 (HB1289)
Uniform Statewide Building Code; exemption for certain use and occupancy classifications. 
Chapter 421 (SB740)
Common interest communities; standards for structural integrity and reserves for capital components. 
Chapter 426 (HB1263)
Relief; Crum, Paul Jonas, Jr. 
Chapter 428 (SB161)
Heat-related illness; DOE to develop guidelines on policies to inform & educate coaches & athletes. 
Chapter 432 (SB689)
Foster or adoptive homes; background checks, etc., for applicants. 
Chapter 433 (HB1255)
Relief; Barnes, Lamar. 
Chapter 448 (HB557)
Southwestern Va. Mental Health Inst.; Gov. to convey property to Smyth County. 
Chapter 460 (HB1098)
Obesity prevention and other obesity-related services; payment of medical assistance. 
Chapter 476 (HB241)
Medical assistance; reimbursement for wheelchair bases, etc., for individuals in nursing facilities. 
Chapter 488 (HB894)
Advanced small modular reactors; Department of Energy to study development in the Commonwealth. 
Chapter 514 (HB700)
Vienna, Town of; amending charter, election and term dates. 
Chapter 515 (SB377)
Vienna, Town of; amending charter, election and term dates. 
Chapter 517 (HB1238)
Valluvar Way; designating as Brentwall Drive in Fairfax County. 
Chapter 518 (HB1265)
Broadband affordability plan; Department of Housing and Community Development to develop, report. 
Chapter 519 (SB716)
Broadband affordability plan; Department of Housing and Community Development to develop, report. 
Chapter 521 (HB1358)
Relief; Tillman, Jervon Michael. 
Chapter 536 (SB97)
Occoquan, Town of; new charter, previous charter repealed except section 2. 
Chapter 537 (HB822)
Occoquan, Town of; new charter, previous charter repealed except section 2. 
Chapter 558 (HB217)
STEM and Computing (STEM+C); required to review federal occupational categories. 
Chapter 559 (HB234)
Nursing homes, assisted living facilities, etc.; SHHR to study current oversight/regulation. 
Chapter 564 (HB1065)
Manufactured home lot rental agreements and public notices; work group to develop sample documents. 
Chapter 568 (HB659)
Investigation of death; studying cases when person dies while receiving services from licensed prog. 
Chapter 575 (HB358)
Veteran-owned small businesses; waiving of fees. 
Chapter 583 (SB527)
Alcoholic beverage control; neutral grain spirits or alcohol sold at government stores. 
Chapter 584 (SB253)
Hampton, City of; amending charter, election of mayor. 
Chapter 586 (HB139)
Slavery & Subsqt. De Jure & De Facto Racial & Econ. Discrimination Against African Americans; study. 
Chapter 587 (SB151)
Slavery & Subsqt. De Jure & De Facto Racial & Econ. Discrimination Against African Americans; study. 
Chapter 591 (SB660)
Shared solar programs; evaluation for Phase I Utilities & electric cooperatives. 
Chapter 592 (HB445)
High-speed broadband service; expanding to new residential and commercial development. 
Chapter 593 (SB446)
High-speed broadband service; expanding to new residential and commercial development. 
Chapter 595 (SB572)
Veteran-owned small businesses; waiving of fees. 
Chapter 596 (SB497)
Judge; Second Judicial Circuit, resident judge in Counties of Accomack and Northampton. 
Chapter 602 (HB166)
Capital outlay plan; repeals existing six-year capital outlay for projects to be funded.  
Chapter 603 (SB115)
Capital outlay plan; repeals existing six-year capital outlay for projects to be funded.  
Chapter 618 (SB99)
Grottoes, Town of; new charter, previous charter repealed. 
Chapter 628 (HB1324)
Pharmacy, Board of; pharmacy work environment requirements. 
Chapter 632 (HB1285)
Virginia State Bar; repeals sunset provision on Supreme Court's authority to assess members. 
Chapter 637 (SB164)
Appomattox, Town of; amending charter, election and appointment of officers. 
Chapter 639 (SB274)
Virginia Beach, City of; amending charter, expands board of equalization. 
Chapter 646 (HB248)
Carrier & managed care health insurance plans; VDH to review efficiency & productivity, etc. 
Chapter 681 (HB665)
Correctional facilities, state; fees associated with inmates. 
Chapter 682 (SB441)
Correctional facilities, state; fees associated with inmates. 
Chapter 692 (SB431)
COVID-19; DOE to recommend options for isolation & quarantine for students & employees at schools. 
Chapter 699 (HB718)
Apprenticeship program; Bd. of Workforce Development to prepare recommendations for primary office. 
Chapter 700 (SB661)
Apprenticeship program; Bd. of Workforce Development to prepare recommendations for primary office. 
Chapter 703 (SB14)
Prescription drug donation program; Bd. of Pharmacy shall convene a work group to evaluate, report. 
Chapter 710 (SB108)
Correctional facilities; DOC to convene work group to study use of restorative housing. 
Chapter 711 (SB120)
Waste coal piles; Department of Energy to identify volume and number, use of coal ash. 
Chapter 741 (SB776)
Sale or auction of surplus property; General Assembly replacement project. 
Chapter 747 (HB192)
Opioids; amends sunset provisions relating to prescriber requesting information about a patient. 
Chapter 760 (HB585)
SOL; work group to revise summative assessments, etc. 
Chapter 762 (HB657)
Waste coal piles; Department of Energy to identify volume and number, use of coal ash. 
Chapter 763 (HB663)
Mandatory outpatient treatment; reorganizes and clarifies provisions governing. 
Chapter 781 (HB1287)
Procured plastic materials; DGS to direct state agencies to identify recycled content amounts.  
Chapter 787 (HB385)
Relief; Morman, Bobbie James, Jr. 
Chapter 797 (SB24)
Eviction Diversion Pilot Program; extends sunset date, report. 
Chapter 798 (HB1138)
Loudoun County School Board; staggering of member terms, lot drawing, timeframe. 
Chapter 806 (HB902)
Augusta County; removal of county courthouse, authorization by electorate. 
Chapter 807 (SB283)
Augusta County; removal of county courthouse, authorization by electorate. 

2022 Special Session I

Chapter 1 (HB29)
Budget Bill. 
Chapter 2 (HB30)
Budget Bill. 
Chapter 12 (HB1046)
Over-the-counter medications and medical supplies; Department of Medical Assistance Services to study plan for a process to allow direct purchase, the plan shall include provisions to prevent fraud and misuse of funds made available. 
Chapter 13 (HB1053)
Correctional facilities, local and regional; State Board of Local and Regional Jails to review and make recommendations regarding reduction or elimination of costs and fees charged to inmates, report. 
Chapter 22 (SB579)
Income tax, state; refunds for individuals or married persons filing a joint return before November 1, 2022. 

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