Employers; disclosure of social media account information. (HB2081)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)

Progress

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

Description

Employers; disclosure of social media account information. Prohibits an employer from requiring, requesting, or causing a current or prospective employee to disclose the username and password to a the current or prospective employee's social media account. The measure also prohibits an employer from (i) requiring an employee to add an employee, a supervisor, or an administrator to the list or contacts associated with the employee's social media account or (ii) changing the privacy settings associated with the employee's social media account.

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2015Committee
01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100868D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/20/2015Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2
01/22/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
01/26/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2081)
01/27/2015Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Read first time
01/30/2015Read second time
01/30/2015Committee amendments agreed to
01/30/2015Engrossed by House as amended HB2081E
01/30/2015Printed as engrossed 15100868D-E
02/02/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2081E)
02/02/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/02/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2015Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/16/2015Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Read third time
02/19/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/19/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/19/2015Passed by temporarily
02/19/2015Passed by for the day
02/20/2015Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Read third time
02/20/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2015Passed Senate with amendments (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Placed on Calendar
02/24/2015Senate amendments rejected by House (0-Y 99-N)
02/24/2015VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 99-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Senate insisted on amendments (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Senate requested conference committee
02/26/2015House acceded to request
02/26/2015Conferees appointed by House
02/26/2015Delegates: Peace, Loupassi, Keam
02/26/2015Conferees appointed by Senate
02/26/2015Senators: Stanley, McWaters, Alexander
02/26/2015C Amended by conference committee
02/26/2015Conference substitute printed 15105634D-H1
02/26/2015Conference report agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/26/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2015Conference report agreed to by Senate (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2081H1)
03/06/2015Enrolled
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2081ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/17/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2081ER)
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 576 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0576)

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 4 minutes.