Candidates; filing of statements of economic interests. (HB890)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Candidates; filing of statements of economic interests. Clarifies that candidates for statewide office, the General Assembly, and constitutional office are required to file a statement of economic interests with the Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council. The bill also requires the Council to transmit certain information related to such candidates to the State Board of Elections and updates language to reflect the change from annual to semiannual disclosures. Read the Bill »


03/04/2016: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102571D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2016Assigned to sub: Ethics
01/19/2016Assigned App. sub: Ethics
01/19/2016Assigned Courts sub: Ethics
01/29/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB890)
02/05/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/10/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/16/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
03/04/2016Incorporated by Rules (HB1362-Gilbert) (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)