Virginia Freedom of Information Act; exemption related to mandatory disclosures. (HB867)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Freedom of Information Act; exemption related to disclosures; technical amendment. Corrects the exemption from mandatory disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act for records related to the disclosure statements filed by members of the General Assembly by identifying such member disclosure statements as semiannual, not annual. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102567D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB867)
01/18/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
01/18/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 0-N)
01/26/2016Reported from General Laws (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2016Read first time
01/29/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/29/2016Passed by indefinitely in General Laws and Technology (10-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)