State & Local Government Conflict of Interests Act; definition of personal interest in transaction. (SB1119)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act; definition of personal interest in a transaction. Amends the definition of personal interest in a transaction to clarify that such an interest does not exist when an officer, employee, or elected member of a separate local governmental agency formed by a local governing body is appointed to serve on a governmental agency and the personal interest in the transaction of the governmental agency is the result of the compensation or benefits provided by the separate local governmental agency to the officer, employee, elected member, or member of his immediate family. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101434D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/16/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1119)
01/21/2013Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2013Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2013Placed on Calendar
02/02/2013Read first time
02/02/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/06/2013Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement
02/07/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/12/2013Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Read second time
02/14/2013Read third time
02/14/2013Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1119ER)
02/19/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1119ER)
03/16/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 475 (effective 7/1/13)
03/16/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0475)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.