Information technology projects and services; Chief Information Officer authorized to approve. (HB2323)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Information technology projects and services in the Commonwealth. Provides the Chief Information Officer with the authority to approve and make decisions related to information technology projects, procurements, and standards without requiring the routine approval of the Secretary of Technology. The bill also provides that the Secretary of Technology is responsible for communicating regularly with the Governor and other Secretaries regarding information technology services, initiatives, and investments in the Commonwealth. The changes in the bill are recommendations of the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/22/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103278D
01/22/2015Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/30/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2323)
02/04/2015Reported from Science and Technology with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Committee substitute printed 15104714D-H1
02/06/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Read second time
02/09/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104714D-H1
02/09/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2323H1
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2323H1)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/23/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2323ER)
03/06/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2323ER)
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
03/27/2015Governor's recommendation received by House
04/14/2015Placed on Calendar
04/15/2015House rejected Governor's recommendation #'s 1-8 and 10-28 (30-Y 68-N)
04/15/2015VOTE: REJECTED (30-Y 68-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015House concurred in Governor's recommendation #9 (98-Y 0-N)
04/15/2015Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation #'s 1-8 and 10-28 agreed to
04/15/2015House rejected Governor's recommendation #'s 1-8 and 11-28 (31-Y 67-N)
04/15/2015VOTE: REJECTED (31-Y 67-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015House concurred in Governor's recommendation #10 (98-Y 0-N)
04/15/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations #9, #10 (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/15/2015G Governor's recommendation adopted in-part
04/15/2015Reenrolled bill text (HB2323ER2)
04/15/2015Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/15/2015Signed by President as reenrolled
04/15/2015Communicated to Governor
04/30/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 768 (effective 7/1/15)
04/30/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0768)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.