This week begins crossover- when all the bills that passed in the house go to the senate, and we get all the senate bills. Bills have to pass both to become a law. There will be a LOT going on in session today- basically, after today's session there will be no NEW legislation voted on until next year!
Want more detailed information about how a bill becomes a law in Virginia? Tired of watching Schoolhouse Rock? You can start your research here on the Virginia General Assembly's website.