General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; establishes Virginia Legislative Ethics Commission. (SB219)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax) with support from co-patron Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)

Progress

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

Description

General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act; Virginia Legislative Ethics Commission. Establishes the Commission to replace the current separate House and Senate Ethics Advisory Panels. The bill authorizes the seven-member Commission to review legislators' Statements of Economic Interests and receive and act on complaints that a legislator has violated the General Assembly Conflicts of Interests Act. Amends § 24.2-502, § 30-101, § 30-110, § 30-113, § 30-114, § 30-119, § 30-127, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/24/2014: Merged into SB649

History

DateAction
01/03/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100385D
01/03/2014Referred to Committee on Rules
01/10/2014Impact statement from VCSC (SB219)
01/15/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB219)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB219)
01/24/2014Incorporated by Rules (SB649-Norment) (16-Y 0-N)