State Inspector General, Office of; powers and duties. (HB1053)

Introduced By

Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas) with support from co-patron Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Office of the State Inspector General; powers and duties; internal auditors. Provides that the performance review of a state agency conducted by the Office of the Inspector General include assessment of the effectiveness, efficiency, or economy of the agency's programs. The bill gives the State Inspector General the discretion to refer certain complaints to the internal audit department of public institutions of higher education. In addition, the bill exempts from mandatory disclosure under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act the investigative notes, correspondence and information furnished in confidence, and records otherwise exempted by law that are provided to or produced by or for internal auditors appointed by the head of a state agency or the board of visitors of a public institution of higher education. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2014Presented and ordered printed 14102966D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1053)
01/17/2014Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1053)
01/23/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
01/28/2014Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2014Committee substitute printed 14104450D-H1
01/28/2014Incorporates HB287
01/29/2014Incorporates HB287
01/30/2014Read first time
01/31/2014Read second time
01/31/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104450D-H1
01/31/2014Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1053H1
02/03/2014Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1053H1)
02/04/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2014Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
03/03/2014Reported from General Laws and Technology (11-Y 0-N)
03/04/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/05/2014Read third time
03/05/2014Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
03/07/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1053ER)
03/07/2014Signed by Speaker
03/10/2014Signed by President
03/10/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1053ER)
04/07/2014Governor's recommendation received by House
04/22/2014Placed on Calendar
04/23/2014House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/23/2014Reenrolled bill text (HB1053ER2)
04/23/2014Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/23/2014Signed by President as reenrolled
04/23/2014Enacted, Chapter 788 (effective 7/1/14)
04/23/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0788)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.