Case management system; public accessibility. (HB4)

Introduced By

Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News) with support from co-patron Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Public accessibility of case management system. Requires the case management system operated and maintained by the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia to be open to the public for inspection. The bill provides that the case management system shall be searchable by party name, charge (for criminal cases), filing type (for civil cases), hearing date, and case number across all localities and that the entire compilation of records contained in the system shall be made available. Amends § 17.1-502, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
11/20/2017Committee
11/20/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100879D
11/20/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
01/19/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB4)
01/31/2018Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
02/12/2018Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB519.