The Transportation Committee considers all matters concerning transportation in the Commonwealth, including; Department of Transportation, Department of Motor Vehicles, Department of Rail and Public Transit; licensing, road usage, permits, tolling, Virginia Port and construction.
The Finance Committee considers matters concerning general and special revenues of the Commonwealth; and taxation matters, including, tax exemptions such as property tax, sales and use tax, food and beverage tax and car tax exemptions
This Committee is responsible for all business, economic development, workforce development and employer rights related legislation
The Commission exists to make performance reviews of operations of state agencies with transportation responsibilities to ascertain that sums appropriated have been or are being expended for the purposes for which they were made and to evaluate the effectiveness of programs in accomplishing legislative intent.
The Joint Commission on Technology and Science (JCOTS), a permanent legislative agency established in 1997, studies all aspects of technology and science, and strives to encourage, promote, and assist in the development of sound technology and science policy in the Commonwealth.
Monitor the work of appropriate federal and state agencies in implementing the provisions of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, including amendments thereto and regulations promulgated thereunder (the Act).