Vital records; records becoming public after a certain amount of time having elapsed. (SB865)

Introduced By

Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vital records; records becoming public.  Requires records of birth after 100 years have elapsed from the date of birth and records of death, marriage, or divorce certificates after 50 years have elapsed from the date of death, marriage, or divorce, to become public information. Read the Bill »


02/03/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101705D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2011Assigned Education sub: Health Care
02/03/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB865)
02/03/2011Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health with letter (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Letter sent to Joint Commission on Health Care