Law-enforcement officers; Internet publication of personal information, penalty. (HB1197)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)

Progress

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

Description

Internet publication of personal information of law-enforcement officers; penalty. Prohibits the Commonwealth from publishing on a publically accessible website the personal information of any law-enforcement officer without first obtaining written permission from such law-enforcement officer. The bill provides that it is a Class 1 misdemeanor for any person to publish, sell, solicit, or trade on the Internet the personal information of any law-enforcement officer or his immediate family member knowing that he is a law-enforcement officer and with the intent to cause imminent bodily harm or the threat of imminent bodily harm to such individual. The bill contains a technical amendment. Amends § 18.2-186.4:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/15/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103488D
01/15/2016Committee
01/15/2016Presented and ordered printed 16103488D
01/15/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2016Assigned to sub: Criminal Law
01/20/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
01/20/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/10/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 1-N)
02/12/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Committee substitute printed 16105289D-H1
02/13/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105289D-H1
02/15/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1197H1
02/16/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1197H1)
02/16/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
03/08/2016Left in Courts of Justice

Video

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 30 seconds.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

OFFICERS. PENALTY. WITH A SUBSTITUTE. MR. STOLLE. THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER, I MOVE THE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE. THOSE IN FAVOR SAY AYE. OPPOSED, NO. MR. SPEAKER, IT ESTABLISHES NO PERSON SHALL PUBLIC PERSONAL INFORMATION OF ANY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER OR THEIR IMMEDIATE FAMILY WITH THE INTENT