Civil immunity; persons speaking at certain public hearings. (HB3194)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Civil immunity; persons speaking at certain public hearings. Provides that any person appearing at a public hearing called by the governing body of a locality or political subdivision, or an agency, authority, board, commission, or other governmental entity shall not be liable for any civil damages resulting from the exercise of his right to speak on matters before a governing body. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2007Presented and ordered printed
01/19/2007Presented and ordered printed 079841540
01/19/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2007Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/03/2007Committee substitute printed 077233540-H1
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077233540-H1
02/05/2007Amendment by Delegate Ware, R. L. withdrawn
02/05/2007Amendment by Delegate Albo agreed to
02/05/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB3194EH1
02/05/2007Printed as engrossed 077233540-EH1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Left in Courts of Justice