Freedom of Information Act; exemption for name, address, etc., of complainants relating to zoning. (HB2266)

Introduced By

Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Freedom of Information Act; building and fire code complaints. Expands the current record exemption for the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of complainants relating to zoning enforcement complaints made to a local governing body to also include complaints relating to the Uniform Statewide Building Code or the Statewide Fire Prevention Code. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098497776
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/22/2009Assigned GL sub: FOIA
01/22/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/27/2009Reported from General Laws (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Read first time
01/29/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2266)
01/30/2009Read third time and passed House (95-Y 2-N)
01/30/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (95-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/18/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (11-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Committee substitute printed 092436244-S1
02/20/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2266S1)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/24/2009Committee substitute agreed to 092436244-S1
02/24/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2266S1
02/24/2009Passed Senate with substitute (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Placed on Calendar
02/26/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (4-Y 87-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Senate substitute rejected by House (4-Y 87-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- REJECTED (4-Y 87-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Senate insisted on substitute (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Senate requested conference committee
02/26/2009House acceded to request
02/26/2009Conferees appointed by House
02/26/2009Delegates: Ware, O., Iaquinto, Oder
02/26/2009Conferees appointed by Senate
02/26/2009Senators: Locke, Vogel, Herring
02/27/2009Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2009Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 1-N)
02/27/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2266ER)
03/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2266ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 237 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0237)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.