Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; disclosure of real estate interests. (SB533)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State and Local Government Conflict of Interest Act; disclosure of real estate interests. Requires local government officers and employees to list all real property in which they have an ownership interest including an interest in a corporation, limited liability company, limited partnership, trust or any other business entity. The bill also requires local government officers and employees to list the names of co-owners of such property. Currently, local government officers are required to list real estate located in the county, city, or town for which they serve as an officer and in any contiguous county, city, or town. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 082378240
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/16/2008Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2008Read second time
01/21/2008Reading of amendments waived
01/21/2008Committee amendments agreed to
01/21/2008Engrossed by Senate as amended SB533E
01/21/2008Printed as engrossed 082378240-E
01/22/2008Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2008Communicated to House
02/11/2008Placed on Calendar
02/11/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/12/2008Assigned GL sub: FOIA
02/19/2008Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N)
02/20/2008Read second time
02/21/2008Read third time
02/21/2008Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/21/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB533ER)
02/25/2008Signed by Speaker
02/26/2008Signed by President
03/03/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 238 (effective 7/1/08)
03/03/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 239 (effective 7/1/08)
03/06/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0239)