Virginia Freedom of Information Act; expands definition of public body. (SB1436)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); definition of public body. Expands the definition of public body under FOIA to include any foundation that exists for the primary purpose of supporting a public institution of higher education and that is exempt from taxation under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2017Presented and ordered printed 17102937D
01/13/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/17/2017Assigned GL&T sub: #1
01/24/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1436)
02/08/2017Left in General Laws and Technology