Committee Meeting Archives

Senate Finance Committee

2018 Session Meetings

Meetings held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m.; Thursdays at 4:30 p.m., at call of Chairmen.
Committee meetings are held in the Committee Room B, Room # E007, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building.  Please check back frequently for updated information.

Upcoming Interim Meetings:
Tuesday, December 18th at 9:30 a.m. – Joint Meeting with House Appropriations and House Finance, Committee Room B, Pocahontas Building

Date Time Place Documents
12/18/18

 

9:30 a.m.

Joint Money Committee Meeting:  Committee Room B, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

 

Remarks of the Governor (Remarks)

Economic Outlook and Revenue Forecast (Presentation)

Governor Northam's Proposed Budget Recommendations for the 2018-2020 Biennium (Presentation)

11/15 and
11/16/18

*Thursday:   1:00 p.m.

*Friday:
8:30 a.m.

The Kingsmill Resort
1010 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg, VA

Agenda

*Times are approximate and subject to change.  Final agenda will be posted as soon as confirmed.*

Materials

Thursday, November 15, 2018:

Welcome and Opening Remarks (Opening Remarks)

    • The Honorable Thomas K. Norment, Jr., Co-Chairman
    • The Honorable Emmett W. Hanger, Jr., Co-Chairman

1.  U. S. Economic Outlook  (Presentation)

    • Dan White, Director of Fiscal Policy Research
      Moody's Analytics
    1.      2.  Overview of 2019 Tax Policy Issues:  Federal Tax Cuts & Jobs Act and the Wayfair Decision  (Presentation)
    •  Charles Kennington, Legislative Fiscal Analyst
    • Jason Powell, Co-Director & Legislative Fiscal Analyst

3.  Virginia’s Revenue and Budget Outlook  (Presentation)

    • Charles Kennington, Legislative Fiscal Analyst
    • April Kees, Co-Director & Legislative Fiscal Analyst
    • Mike Tweedy, Legislative Fiscal Analyst

      Additional Comments: 

      Overview of Amazon HQ2 Project  (Presentation)
    • Stephen Moret, President and CEO Virginia Economic Development Partnership

                      Break – Prior to Tour                                 3:15 – 4:00 p.m.

4.  Tour of the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown 
         *Limited to Members only due to space constraints.

 

Friday, November 16, 2018:

Meeting Convenes                  8:30 – 8:45 a.m. 

    • The Honorable Thomas K. Norment, Jr., Co-Chairman
    • The Honorable Emmett W. Hanger, Jr., Co-Chairman

  1. 5.  Public Safety Issues for the 2019 Session  (Presentation                                 
  •  Caitlin Kilpatrick, Legislative Fiscal Analyst

6.  Major Budget Issues in Health & Human Resources for the 2019 Session    (Presentation)

    • Mike Tweedy, Legislative Fiscal Analyst

                        Break & Move to Breakout Sessions                 10:00 – 10:15 a.m.


 7A. Improving School Safety (James River Ballroom)   (Presentation No. 1, No. 2, No. 3)

 Panel Moderator:  Sarah Herzog, Deputy Director  & Legislative Fiscal Analyst

    • Donna Michaelis, Director, VA Ctr. for School & Campus Safety
    • Aaron Spence, Superintendent, VA Beach City Public Schools

 

7B. Positioning the State as an Employer of Choice (Tazewell) (Presentation)

   Panel Moderator:  Adam Rosatelli, Legislative Fiscal Analyst 

    • Emily Elliott, Director, Dept. of Human Resource Management
    • Jeffrey Lunardi, Chief Legislative Analyst, JLARC
    • William L. Murray, V.P. - State & Electric Public Policy, Dominion

                               Reconvene in the Ballroom                            11:15 – 11:20 a.m.


8.   Higher Education Trends & Overview for the 2019 Session  
(Presentation)

    • April Kees, Co-Director & Legislative Fiscal Analyst


Meeting Wrap-Up                                                                                               11:40 – 11:55 a.m.

    • The Honorable Thomas K. Norment, Jr., Co-Chairman
    • The Honorable Emmett W. Hanger, Jr., Co-Chairman
10/25/18

9:30 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

September Revenue Report (Presentation)

Status on the Implementation and Transition of Technology Contracts in the Commonwealth (Presentation)

Virginia Lottery - FY 2019 Update (Presentation)

Overview of Recent Public Safety Agency Audits (Presentation

9/20/18

9:30 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

August Revenue Report (Presentation)

Status on Staffing and Caseloads at the Department of Forensic Science (Presentation)

Update on Medicaid Expansion and Waiver Implementation (Presentation)

Report on Financing Options for Statewide Transit Capital Needs (Presentation

8/17/18

9:30 a.m.

Jt. Meeting with House Appropriations and House Finance; Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

Remarks of the Governor (Remarks)

Review of General Fund Revenues and the Virginia Economy for Fiscal Year 2018 (Presentation

5/29/18

12:00 noon

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

Review of Senate and House Budget Differences, as Compared to Proposed Amendments (Presentation)

Summary of Proposed SFC Amendment Package (Special Session I: HB 5001 / HB 5002) (Presentation)

5/15/18

9:30 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

Draft Member Budget Amendment Suggestions (Suggestions)

5/14/18

Upon Adjournment

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

April Revenue Report (Presentation)

Review of Senate and House Budget Differences (Presentation)

Overview of Medicaid, Expansion on Other States, and Individual Health Insurance (Presentation)

Requested Member Amendment Suggestions 

4/18/18

CANCELLED

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
3/01/18 10:45 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
2/28/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
2/27/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
2/21/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
2/20/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

Overview of Proposed Senate Finance Committee Budget SB 29 and 30
  (Amendments to 2018 and 2018-20 Budgets)  (Presentation)

2/18/18 5:00 p.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building - Reporting on the Budget (SB 29 and 30)

**Please note -- All presentations are posted on line and available for review as presented.  No additional paper copies of the Reports will be produced.**

Agenda
Materials

Subcommittee Reports on Senate Bills 29 and 30

Co-Chairmen's Comments:
  The Honorable Thomas K. Norment, Jr.
  The Honorable Emmett W. Hanger, Jr.

Subcommittee Reports on Senate Bills 29 and 30:

Public Safety

Transportation

Economic Development / Natural Resources

Health and Human Resources

Education

Capital Outlay & General Government

Resources for SB 29 & 30

Key Elements

2/14/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
Materials

January Revenue Report (Report)

2/13/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Rm. B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
2/12/18 1:00 p.m.

Senate Rm. 3, Capitol Building

Agenda
2/08/18 4:30 p.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
2/07/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
2/06/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
1/31/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
1/30/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
1/24/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
1/23/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
1/18/18 4:00 p.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building

Agenda
1/17/18 9:00 a.m.

Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building, Rm. #E007

Agenda
Materials

December Revenue Report (Report)

Overview of the Federal Tax Policy Changes (Presentation)

1/16/18 9:00 a.m. Committee Room B, Ground Floor, Pocahontas Building, Rm. #E007 Agenda
Materials

Overview of Proposed Budgets (Presentation)
SB 29 (Amendments to 2016-18 Budget)
SB 30 (2018-20 Biennial Budget)