Conflict of interests; prohibited conduct for certain officers and employees of state government. (HB122)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Conflicts of interests; "revolving door" prohibitions.  Expands the period during which a former legislator or certain former state and local government officers and employees may not lobby from one to two years. The bill also expands coverage for former General Assembly members to include state executive branch and local government agencies as well as legislative branch agencies and for former state and local government officers and employees to include state executive and legislative branch agencies and local government agencies. These prohibitions apply only to persons who engage in activities that require registration as a lobbyist. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/05/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101153D
01/05/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
01/18/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB122)
01/18/2010Assigned Rules sub: #4 Ethics (Special)
02/09/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/11/2010Reported from Rules with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee amendments agreed to
02/15/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB122E
02/15/2010Printed as engrossed 10101153D-E
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
02/19/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB122E)
03/05/2010Continued to 2011 in Rules (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 40 seconds.