Virginia Freedom of Information Act; local public bodies to post meeting minutes on its website. (HB150)

Introduced By

Del. Marie March (R-Floyd)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Freedom of Information Act; posting of minutes; local public bodies. Requires, with certain exceptions outlined in the bill, any local public body subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act to post meeting minutes on its official public government website, if any, within seven working days of final approval of the minutes. The bill provides that if a local public body does not own or maintain an official public government website, it shall make copies of all meeting minutes available no later than seven working days after the conclusion of a meeting at a prominent public location in which meeting notices are regularly posted, at the office of the clerk of the public body, or, in the case of a public body that has no clerk, at the office of the chief administrator. Read the Bill »

Status

01/09/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the General Laws Committee

History

DateAction
01/09/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101402D
01/09/2022Committee
01/09/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws

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