Electronic government; Secretary of Technology to develop and implement strategies therefor. (HB2497)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Nixon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Facilitation of electronic government. Requires the Secretary of Technology to develop and implement strategies for the adoption of electronic government and electronic signature initiatives that would allow for the electronic submission of documents and forms, with a goal of adoption of electronic government initiatives by July 1, 2013. Each agency would be required to identify such electronic government initiatives that could improve services to citizens and improve efficiencies as part of its strategic plan, and would be required to report to the Secretary of Technology a list of all paper or electronic forms currently in use by the agency. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2009Presented and ordered printed
01/14/2009Presented and ordered printed 095962656
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2497)
01/26/2009Reported from Science and Technology with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/26/2009Committee substitute printed 095859656-H1
01/27/2009Assigned App. sub: Technology Oversight & Government Activities (Landes)
02/10/2009Left in Appropriations