Resource management plans; discussion or consideration of personal information in closed meetings. (SB1126)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Resource management plans; consideration of certain records in closed meetings. Adds to the list of purposes for which public bodies may hold closed meetings the purpose of discussing certain records that contain information collected pursuant to the creation of a resource management plan. The bill permits only specified review committees or boards to close their meetings, or portions of their meetings, when discussing the records. The bill does not remove the general bar against closed meetings when the records have been transformed into an aggregate form or when the person who is the subject of the regulations has consented to their release. Amends § 10.1-104.7, § 2.2-3711, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100909D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/22/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1126)
01/23/2015Assigned GL&T sub: #1
02/02/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Committee substitute printed 15104253D-S1
02/03/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1126S1)
02/04/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Read second time
02/05/2015Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104253D-S1
02/05/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1126S1
02/05/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2015Placed on Calendar
02/09/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/10/2015Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Read second time
02/12/2015Read third time
02/12/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/12/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1126ER)
02/16/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1126ER)
02/16/2015Signed by Speaker
02/19/2015Signed by President
02/20/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/20/15
02/20/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Friday, February 27, 2015
02/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 27 (effective 7/1/15)
02/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0027)


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 25 seconds.