Electoral boards; meetings. (SB802)

Introduced By

Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg)

Progress

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

Description

Electoral boards; meetings. Provides that a telephone call between two board members in preparation for a meeting shall not constitute a meeting for Virginia Freedom of Information Act purposes if the discussion otherwise would not constitute a meeting. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/19/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101215D
12/19/2012Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/08/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB802)
01/15/2013Assigned to P&E sub: Campaigns and Elections
01/22/2013Committee substitute printed 13104432D-S1
01/22/2013Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB802S1)
01/24/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Read second time
01/25/2013Reading of substitute waived
01/25/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104432D-S1
01/25/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB802S1
01/28/2013Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Placed on Calendar
02/05/2013Read first time
02/05/2013Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/05/2013Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance Subcommittee
02/06/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/15/2013Reported from Privileges and Elections (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read second time
02/19/2013Read third time
02/19/2013Passed House (82-Y 18-N)
02/19/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (82-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Enrolled
02/22/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB802ER)
02/22/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB802ER)
02/22/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
03/18/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 525 (effective 7/1/13)
03/18/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0525)

Video

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.