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2016 FOIA Chart

This page covers the 2016 General Assembly legislation as it relates to the Freedom of Information Act and First Amendment issues. The table below includes links to the home pages of the legislation and the patron.

Note: The Freedom of Information Advisory Council is undergoing a 2-plus year study of Virginia's FOIA laws. At this time, it is uncertain if the General Assembly will incorporate bills filed during the 2016 General Assembly session into that study.

Member Directory

The Virginia Press Association has more than 220 member newspapers, magazines, universities and businesses affiliated with publishing.

ACTIVE DAILY MEMBERS

Bristol Herald Courier

Culpeper Star-Exponent

Daily News-Record, Harrisonburg

Daily Press, Newport News

Danville Register & Bee

Contest

The 2017 News and Advertising Contest is now open! Go here for all the details: https://vpacontest.wordpress.com/. 

Please see attached for press releases regarding the winners of the 2016 Annual News and Advertising Contest.

FIRST PLACE WINNERS SLIDESHOW