Political campaign advertisements; disclosure requirements, advertisements placed, etc. (HB849)

Introduced By

Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Political campaign advertisements; disclosure requirements; advertisements placed or promoted for a fee on an online platform. Subjects any message that is placed or promoted for a fee on an online platform to the same disclosure requirements to which print media, television, and radio advertisements are subject. The bill defines "online platform" as any public-facing website, web application, or digital application, including a social network, ad network, or search engine, that sells advertisements. The bill expands the definition of "print media" to include any non-video or non-audio message placed or promoted for a fee on an online platform, subjects advertisements in video format that are placed or promoted for a fee on an online platform to the same disclosure requirements to which television advertisements are subject, and subjects advertisements in audio format that are placed or promoted for a fee on an online platform to the same disclosure requirements to which radio advertisements are subject. Read the Bill »

Status

02/21/2020: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
01/07/2020Committee
01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101292D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/13/2020Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance
01/16/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB849)
01/16/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
01/17/2020Tabled in Privileges and Elections (17-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2020Reconsidered by Privileges and Elections - removed from table (19-Y 3-N)
01/24/2020Yea - 19 Lindsey, Simon, Sickles, Rasoul, Price, Krizek, Levine, Adams, D.M., VanValkenburg,
01/24/2020Convers-Fowler, Reid, Askew, Simonds, Orrock, O'Quinn, Head, Rush, Bloxom, Runion
01/24/2020Nay 3 - Cole, M.L., Adams, L.R., McGuire
01/24/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2020Read first time
01/29/2020Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/30/2020VOTE: (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/18/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Committee substitute printed 20108333D-S1
02/20/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Committee substitute agreed to 201083333D-S1
02/21/2020Read third time
02/21/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/21/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108333D-S1
02/21/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB849S1
02/21/2020Passed Senate with substitute (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB849S1)
02/25/2020Placed on Calendar
02/25/2020Senate substitute agreed to by House 20108333D-S1 (100-Y 0-N)
02/25/2020VOTE: Adoption (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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