Juvenile Justice, Department of; confidentiality of records. (HB1783)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


  Juvenile records; confidentiality.  Clarifies that the Department of Juvenile Justice may share confidential juvenile records with persons, agencies, and institutions having a legitimate interest regardless of the state in which they are located. The bill also allows the Department to share confidential juvenile records with a requesting party who has custody or is providing supervision for a juvenile and the release of the confidential information is in the interest of maintaining security in a secure facility in a state other than Virginia provided it meets that state's definition of "secure facility." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101124D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2011Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/17/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/19/2011Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Read first time
01/24/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/25/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/27/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1783)
02/09/2011Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Reconsidered by Courts of Justice
02/14/2011Reported from Courts of Justice (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1783ER)
02/22/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1783ER)
02/22/2011Signed by Speaker
02/23/2011Signed by President
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 99 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0099)


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 55 seconds.