Telephone systems within local, etc., correctional facilities; rates and commissions or fees. (SB322)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Telephone systems within correctional facilities. Requires telephone systems in correctional facilities to charge the lowest available rates and not impose any additional commissions or fees. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100805D
01/08/2016Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/21/2016Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2016Committee substitute printed 16104594D-S1
01/25/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2016Read second time
01/26/2016Reading of substitute waived
01/26/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104594D-S1
01/26/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB322S1
01/26/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB322S1)
01/27/2016Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Placed on Calendar
02/03/2016Read first time
02/03/2016Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/22/2016Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/29/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
03/08/2016Left in Appropriations