Case management system; public accessibility. (SB519)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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. This bill was incorporated into SB 564. Read the Bill »


01/31/2018: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101947D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB519)
01/31/2018Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB564-Obenshain) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB4.