2017 Legislative Chart

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2017

2017 Legislative Chart

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E.g., 03/29/2017
E.g., 03/29/2017
Bill Patron Date Updated / Status VPA Position
Prescription drugs; price transparency. HB 1113 Delegate Timothy D. Hugo 01/17/2017
House: Left in Commerce and Labor
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; record exclusion for trade secrets submitted to DMME HB 1389 Delegate Roxann L. Robinson 01/17/2017
House: Left in General Laws
Monitor
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); public access to records of public bodies. HB 1539 Delegate James M. LeMunyon 02/16/2017
Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
Support as amended
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); public access to meetings of public bodies. HB 1540 Delegate James M. LeMunyon 02/21/2017
02/21/17 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
Support
Juror information; confidentiality. HB 1546 Delegate Christopher E. Collins 02/27/2017
02/24/17 House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1546ER)
Oppose as amended
Uniform Statewide Building Code; security of certain records. HB 1587 Delegate Jeffrey L. Campbell 02/27/2017
Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)
Monitor
Order of publication; use of electronic medium. HB 1589 Delegate Jeffrey L. Campbell 02/14/2017
Senate: Defeated by Senate (13-Y 26-N)
Monitor
General Assembly; introduction of legislation; recorded vote. HB 1677 Delegate Benjamin L. Cline 01/30/2017
House: Tabled in Rules by voice vote
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); trade secrets submitted to the Department of Mines. HB 1678 Delegate Roxann L. Robinson 02/14/2017
Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in General Laws and Technology (6-Y 8-N)
Oppose
Well permit applications; disclosure of trade secrets. HB 1679 Delegate Roxann L. Robinson 02/21/2017
Senate: Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (9-Y 0-N)
Oppose as amended
Virginia Freedom of Information Advisory (FOIA) Council; membership. HB 1701 Delegate David E. Yancey 02/08/2017
House: Left in General Laws
Support
Virginia Parole Board; exceptions to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). HB 1734 Delegate Patrick A. Hope 02/27/2017
Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N)
Support
Case management system; public accessibility. HB 1794 Delegate Marcus B. Simon 02/07/2017
House: Left in Courts of Justice
Support
Supreme Court of Virginia; Executive Secretary to maintain case information system. HB 1844 Delegate Margaret B. Ransone 02/08/2017
House: Left in Appropriations
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; public access to library records of minors. HB 1876 Delegate Brenda L. Pogge 02/27/2017
Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
Monitor
Virginia Freedom of Information (FOIA) Advisory Council; terms of nonlegislative citizen members. HB 1932 Delegate Betsy B. Carr 02/21/2017
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 24, 2017
Support as amended
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; record and meeting exclusions for child abuse teams. HB 1971 Delegate James P. "Jimmie" Massie, III 02/27/2017
Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
Monitor
Public release of identifying information of a law-enforcement officer; official investigation. HB 2043 Delegate Jackson H. Miller 02/07/2017
House: Left in Courts of Justice
Oppose
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); training by third parties. HB 2143 Delegate James M. LeMunyon 02/21/2017
House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2143ER)
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Advisory Council; membership; effect of missing meetings. HB 2144 Delegate James M. LeMunyon 02/21/2017
House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2144ER)
Support as amended
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); Freedom of Information Advisory Council; public comment. HB 2146 Delegate James M. LeMunyon 02/21/2017
House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2146ER)
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); proprietary records/ trade secrets; charitable gaming. HB 2178 Delegate M. Keith Hodges 02/27/2017
Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
Monitor
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; right to speak at open meetings. HB 2223 Delegate Kaye Kory 02/06/2017
House: Tabled in General Laws by voice vote
Support as amended
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; minutes of closed meetings required, audio recordings. HB 2401 Rick L. Morris 02/08/2017
House: Left in General Laws
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; willful violations, grounds for termination. HB 2402 Rick L. Morris 02/21/2017
Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in General Laws and Technology (6-Y 7-N)
Support
Prescription drug price transparency. SB 487 Senator Emmett W. Hanger, Jr. 01/17/2017
Senate: Left in Education and Health
Oppose
Register of funds expended; required posting by localities & school divisions on public gov website. SB 795 Senator Glen H. Sturtevant, Jr. 02/21/2017
House: Left in Counties, Cities and Towns
Support as amended
Va Freedom of Information Act; working papers and correspondence exempt.for presidents of higher ed. SB 931 J. Chapman Petersen 01/24/2017
Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in General Laws and Technology (6-Y 7-N)
Support
Legislative drafting requests. SB 969 Senator A. Benton "Ben" Chafin 02/27/2017
Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB969ER)
Oppose
Requests for information by members of the General Assembly; responses not subject to redaction. SB 972 Senator Bill R. DeSteph, Jr. 02/06/2017
Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Rules with letter (11-Y 3-N)
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); record exclusion for personal contact information. SB 1040 Senator Emmett W. Hanger, Jr. 02/14/2017
Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 21, 2017
Monitor
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; completed unattended death investigations; disclosure. SB 1102 Senator Scott A. Surovell 02/21/2017
House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
Support as amended
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); closed meeting violations; civil penalty. SB 1103 Senator Scott A. Surovell 02/08/2017
Senate: Left in General Laws and Technology
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; failure to respond to request for records. SB 1128 Senator Bill R. DeSteph, Jr. 02/27/2017
Senate: Failed to pass in Senate
Support
Lobbyist disclosure; reporting by certain political subdivisions. SB 1157 Senator Bryce E. Reeves 02/06/2017
Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in Rules (6-Y 7-N)
Support
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; Public Procurement Act; proprietary records and trade secrets. SB 1226 Senator John S. Edwards 02/27/2017
Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
Monitor
FOIA; trade secrets submitted to the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy. SB 1292 Senator A. Benton "Ben" Chafin 02/06/2017
Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in Finance (8-Y 8-N)
Monitor
Foreclosure advertisements; posted at courthouse and on local government or circuit court website. SB 1368 Senator Thomas K. Norment, Jr. 02/06/2017
Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (7-Y 8-N)
Oppose
Immunity of persons; statements regarding matters of public concern communicated to a third party. SB 1413 Senator Glen H. Sturtevant, Jr. 02/27/2017
House: VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N)
Monitor
Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); definition of public body. SB 1436 Senator J. Chapman Petersen 02/08/2017
Senate: Left in General Laws and Technology
Support
Real property, certain; orders of publication proceeding to enforce lien. SB 1460 Senator L. Louise Lucas 01/30/2017
Senate: Stricken at the request of Patron in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
Oppose
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