VA HB1997 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-02-05 - Left in General Laws
Pending: House General Laws Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Virginia Freedom of Information Act; definition of "meeting." Increases from three to four the number of members of a public body meeting as an informal assemblage that constitutes a meeting under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act.

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Virginia Freedom of Information Act; definition of "meeting."


Roll Calls

2021-01-19 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 1-N) (Y: 7 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-02-05HouseLeft in General Laws
2021-01-19HouseSubcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 1-N)
2021-01-18HouseAssigned GL sub: Open Government/Procurement
2021-01-11HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2021-01-11HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101860D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
223701(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments