VA HB182 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous HB182


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 30-6)
Status: Introduced on December 26 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-12-04 - Left in Rules
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


General Assembly meetings; streaming and recording. Requires the Clerk of the House of Delegates and the Clerk of the Senate to ensure that every (i) subcommittee or committee meeting of a standing committee of the General Assembly, regardless of meeting date, and (ii) floor session of the House of Delegates or the Senate, including any joint session of the houses, is streamed with closed captioning, recorded and archived. The bill defines "stream" and specifies that a qualifying meeting is one the date and time of which have been scheduled on a public website of any agency of the General Assembly for at least one hour prior to the meeting and that takes place in the State Capitol, the Pocahontas Building, or the General Assembly Building in Richmond. The bill has a delayed effective date of October 1, 2020.

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General Assembly; streaming and recording of meetings.



2020-12-04HouseLeft in Rules
2020-02-07HouseContinued to 2021 in Rules by voice vote
2019-12-26HouseReferred to Committee on Rules
2019-12-26HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101007D

Same As/Similar To

HB182 (Carry Over) 2020-02-07 - Continued to 2021 in Rules by voice vote

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