VA SB224 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous SB224


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2022 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2022-11-21 - Left in General Laws and Technology
Pending: Senate General Laws and Technology Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Lobbying; local government actions; notice and fee to clerk of governing body. Requires any individual who is compensated to influence or attempt to influence a local government action through oral or written communication with a local government officer or employee to provide written notice of his status and a $25 fee to the clerk of the governing body of the officer's or employee's locality. The bill exempts from this requirement (i) certain executive and legislative officials and employees, (ii) local government employees or officers acting in their official capacity, (iii) contractors or employees of a contractor performing services for the local government, and (iv) an attorney clearly identified on a land use application. Failure to provide notice is a Class 1 misdemeanor.

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Lobbying; local government actions, notice and fee to clerk of governing body.


Roll Calls

2022-02-09 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2023 in General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N) (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2022-11-21SenateLeft in General Laws and Technology
2022-02-09SenateContinued to 2023 in General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N)
2022-01-10SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2022-01-10SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103252D

Same As/Similar To

SB224 (Carry Over) 2022-02-09 - Continued to 2023 in General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
22421.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments