State agencies; Chief Information Officer to develop policies, etc. relating to security data. (SB845)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeannemarie Devolites Davis (R-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Security of confidential state data. Requires the Chief Information Officer of the Commonwealth to develop policies, procedures, and standards relating to the security data maintained and used by state agencies. The policies, procedures, and standards must include requirements that a user be required to provide a password or other means of authentication to access a computer and to access a state-owned or operated computer network or database through the computer, and that a digital rights management system be used to control access to electronic records containing confidential information. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/10/07 079797726
01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 079797726
01/05/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB845)
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/07/2007Placed on Calendar
02/07/2007Read first time
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/08/2007Assigned GL sub: #4 Prof./Occup./Admin. (Cosgrove)
02/15/2007Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Read second time
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB845ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/09/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB845ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 769 (effective 7/1/08)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0769)