Virginia Freedom of Information Act; exemption for Commonwealth's Attorneys' Services Council. (SB1334)

Introduced By

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Freedom of Information Act; records exemption for the Commonwealth's Attorneys' Services Council. Provides an exemption from the mandatory disclosure requirements of FOIA for records of a proprietary nature produced or collected by or for faculty or staff of the Commonwealth's Attorneys' Services Council, other than the Council's financial or administrative records, in the conduct or as a result of instructional programs, study, or research on scientific, technical, or scholarly issues, whether sponsored by the Council alone or in conjunction with another governmental body or a private concern, where such records have not been publicly released, published, copyrighted, or patented. Amends § 2.2-3705.7, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/18/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103157D
01/18/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/22/2013Assigned GL&T sub: #1
01/28/2013Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Committee substitute printed 13104459D-S1
01/30/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Read second time
01/31/2013Reading of substitute waived
01/31/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104459D-S1
01/31/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1334S1
02/01/2013Read third time and passed Senate (34-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1334S1)
02/06/2013Placed on Calendar
02/06/2013Read first time
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/06/2013Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement
02/07/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-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)
02/19/2013Enrolled
02/19/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1334ER)
02/19/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1334ER)
03/16/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 481 (effective 7/1/13)
03/16/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0481)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.