Inspector General, Office of; established. (HB2076)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Office of the Inspector General.  Establishes the Office of the Inspector General to be headed by a State Inspector General to investigate complaints alleging fraud, waste, abuse, corruption, or mistreatment of citizens of the Commonwealth by a state agency or public officers and employees, including allegations of criminal acts affecting the operation of state agencies. The bill also authorizes the State Inspector General to examine the management and operation of state agencies and provides a record exemption under the Freedom of Information Act for certain documents of the Office. The bill consolidates the offices of inspector general of the Departments of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, Corrections, Juvenile Justice, and Transportation into this new office. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100107D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2011Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
02/03/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/03/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/03/2011Reported from General Laws with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Committee substitute printed 11105155D-H1
02/03/2011Incorporates HB1800
02/06/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2076H1)
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105155D-H1
02/07/2011Amendment by Delegate Janis agreed to (55-Y 40-N)
02/07/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (55-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB2076EH1
02/07/2011Printed as engrossed 11105155D-EH1
02/08/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2076EH1)
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House (96-Y 2-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/16/2011Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Committee substitute printed 11105408D-S1
02/18/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Read third time
02/21/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/21/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105408D-S1
02/21/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2076S1
02/21/2011Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2011Placed on Calendar
02/23/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2076S1)
02/23/2011Senate substitute agreed to by House 11105408D-S1 (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2076ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/04/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2076ER)
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/26/2011Governor's recommendation received by House
04/05/2011Placed on Calendar
04/06/2011House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/06/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/06/2011Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/06/2011G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/06/2011Reenrolled bill text (HB2076ER2)
04/06/2011Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/06/2011Signed by President as reenrolled
04/06/2011Enacted, Chapter 798 (effective - see bill)
04/06/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0798)


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 2 minutes.