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COMPUTER SERVICES AND USES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2006 Session (CD) Carried over from 2006 session but died in committee on or before December 8th


Administrative subpoena; issued for records of electronic communication service and remote computing service providers. Adding  19.2-10.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 2953 (Chapter 814); Obenshain, SB 1357 (Chapter 802))
Alcoholic beverage control; creates an Internet wine retailer license. Amending  4.1-100, 4.1-207, and 4.1-231. (Patron-Edwards, SB 984 (Chapter 558))
Chief Information Officer; provide for security of state government electronic information. Amending  2.2-2009. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1029 (Chapter 775))
Child custody; virtual visitation through use of various electronic communication equipment. Amending  16.1-274, 16.1-278.15, 20-124.1, 20-124.2, and 20-124.5. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1036 (F))
Computer Crimes Act; definition of value to include costs of production, etc. Amending  18.2-152.2. (Patron-Fralin, HB 2619 (F))
Computer fraud; occurs if person converts or copies property of another without authorization. Amending  18.2-152.3. (Patron-Shannon, HB 2565 (F))
Computer trespass; adds spyware to crimes. Amending  18.2-152.4. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2353 (Chapter 483))
Condominium and Property Owners’ Association Acts; provides for electronic or facsimile delivery of cancellation notices by purchasers. Amending  55-79.97 and 55-511. (Patron-Suit, HB 1871 (I) See HB2016)
Contracts, procurement; sets minimum fee for those formed using electronic program known as eVa. Amending  2.2-1102. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1226 (CD))
Criminal history record information; agency not required to collect when information is already available. Amending  9.1-126. (Patron-Newman, SB 1298 (Chapter 389))
DMV fees; to impose transaction in customer service centers if can be done electronically, exceptions. Adding  46.2-214.2 and 46.2-328.2. (Patron-McDougle, SB 1337 (F))
Electronic health records; requires those purchased by state agency to adhere to accepted standards for interoperability. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2198 (Chapter 635))
Electronic mail; failure to warn that sexually explicit visual material contained therein. Adding  18.2-152.3:2. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 292 (CD); Cuccinelli, SB 814 (F))
Employment Commission; electronic filing of employer’s reports therewith. Amending  60.2-512. (Patron-Purkey, HB 2272 (Chapter 638))
Farm-to-school website; Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services to establish in order to promote State farm products to educational institutions. Adding  3.1-14.4. (Patron-Potts, SB 797 (Chapter 352))
Freedom of Information Act; allows local governing body to meet by electronic communication when state of emergency is declared. Amending  2.2-3708. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 2553 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; allows public bodies to meet by electronic communication without quorum. Amending  2.2-3708. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1271 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; allows public bodies to meet by electronic communication without quorum when state of emergency is declared. Amending  2.2-3708. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 2669 (Chapter 512))
Freedom of Information Act; electronic communication meetings by local governing bodies. Amending  2.2-3708. (Patron-McClellan, HB 2293 (F))
Incarcerated persons; access to online GED courses thereby. Amending  22.1-343. (Patron-McClellan, HB 3191 (Chapter 142))
Incarcerated persons; Department of Correctional Education to develop programs for online courses therefor. Amending 22.1-343. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2041 (Chapter 63))
Income deduction order; remitting payments via electronic funds transfer. Amending  20-79.3. (Patron-Quayle, SB 945 (Chapter 557))
Indecent language; use thereof via computer with intent to harass, etc. Amending  18.2-427. (Patron-Cline, HB 2455 (F))
Internet; repeals sunset on restrictions for posting certain information thereon. Amending  2.2-3808.2 and 17.1-279. (Patron-McDougle, SB 383 (CD))
Larceny; person who uses a computer to commit fraud. Adding 18.2-152.6:1. (Patron-Gilbert, HB 2321 (F))
Law-enforcement officers; removal of their land records from Internet. Amending  18.2-186.4. (Patron-Stosch, SB 1282 (Chapter 736))
Libraries; those receiving state funding shall have technology protection measures against Internet restrictions. Amending 42.1-36.1. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2197 (Chapter 470); Obenshain, SB 908 (I) See SB1393; Stosch, SB 1393 (Chapter 583))
License tax incentive; locality to exempt businesses primarily engaged in providing electronic payments processing services for financial institutions. Amending  58.1-3703; adding 15.2-940.1. (Patron-May, HB 2388 (F))
Methamphetamine precursors; electronic log. Amending  18.2-248.8. (Patron-Deeds, SB 879 (F); Edwards, SB 978 (F))
Notaries, public; rewrites law to include electronic notarization and details application and technology requirements. Amending 2.2-409, 47.1-2 through 47.1-5, 47.1-8 through 47.1-11, 47.1-12, 47.1-13, 47.1-14, 47.1-16 through 47.1-20, 47.1-21, 47.1-22, 47.1-23, 47.1-25, and 47.1-30; adding  47.1-7, 47.1-11.1, 47.1-15, and 47.1-29.1; repealing  47.1-31, 47.1-32, and 47.1-33. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2058 (Chapter 269); Devolites Davis, SB 826 (Chapter 590))
Online public institution of higher education; Council of Higher Education to study feasibility of establishing. (Patron-Poisson, HJR 594 (F))
Payday Loan Act; requires State Corporation Commission to contract with third party to develop and maintain Internet accessible database to determine applicant’s eligibility. Amending 6.1-453, 6.1-459, 6.1-460, 6.1-467, and 6.1-469. (Patron-Ware, R.L., HB 2563 (F))
Payday Loan Act; requires State Corporation Commission to contract with third party to develop and maintain Internet accessible database to determine applicant’s eligibility. Amending 6.1-453, 6.1-459, 6.1-467, and 6.1-469. (Patron-Saslaw, SB 1014 (F))
Payday Loan Act; requires State Corporation Commission to contract with third party to develop and maintain Internet accessible database to determine applicant’s eligibility. Amending 6.1-453, 6.1-459, and 6.1-460. (Patron-Dance, HB 1813 (I) See HB2563)
Payday Loan Act; requires State Corporation Commission to contract with third party to establish and administer database with real-time access through Internet connection. Amending 6.1-453, 6.1-459, 6.1-460, 6.1-467, and 6.1-469. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1955 (I) See HB2563)
Payday Loan Act; requires State Corporation Commission to contract with third party to establish and administer database with real-time access through Internet connection. Amending 6.1-453, 6.1-459, 6.1-467, and 6.1-469. (Patron-Oder, HB 1621 (I) See HB2563)
Personal property tax; separate classification for wireless broadband service providers. Amending  58.1-3506. (Patron-May, HB 2385 (Chapter 322))
Pharmacy benefits management; payment for clean claims submitted electronically. Adding  38.2-3407.9:03. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1084 (Chapter 839))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain wireless and broadband equipment. Amending  58.1-609.3; adding 58.1-439.12:02. (Patron-Byron, HB 2803 (F))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include personal computers and computer printers. Amending  58.1-611.2. (Patron-Miller, J.H., HB 2940 (I) See HB2167)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; limited exemption on computers and related peripheral equipment. Amending  58.1-611.2. (Patron-McClellan, HB 1659 (I) See HB2167; Cline, HB 2167 (F); Rust, HB 2925 (I) See HB2167)
Senate; sale of surplus laptop computers to current members. (Patron-Norment, SB 1427 (F))
Sex offender registration; offender to include any electronic mail address and instant messaging screen name that he will use. Amending  9.1-902, 9.1-903, 9.1-904, 9.1-912, 18.2-374.1, 18.2-374.1:1, and 18.2-374.3; repealing  18.2-374.1:2. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2749 (Chapter 759); McDougle, SB 1071 (Chapter 823))
Sex Offenses and Crimes Against Minors Registry Act; registrants to submit along with information e-mail address. Amending 9.1-903 and 9.1-904. (Patron-Miller, P.J., HB 2185 (I) See HB2749)
Sexual offenses; raises penalty for use of communications systems when involving children. Amending  18.2-374.3. (Patron-Bell, HB 2979 (F))
State employees; effectiveness of alternate work schedules and telecommuting policy. Amending  2.2-203.1; adding 2.2-203.1:1. (Patron-Hugo, HB 1240 (CD))
Stock and nonstock corporations; authorizing notice and allowing voting by electronic transmission. Amending  13.1-603, 13.1-610, 13.1-658, 13.1-663, 13.1-664.1, 13.1-686, 13.1-803, 13.1-810, 13.1-842, 13.1-846, and 13.1-847. (Patron-Bell, HB 2961 (F))
Telecommuting; use of personal computers. Amending  2.2-2817.1. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 1004 (Chapter 716))
Transportation funds; VDOT to publish annually in hard copy and in electronic format a list on its website. Adding  33.1-223.2:17. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1754 (F))
Uniform crime reports; shall be distributed in an electronic format. Amending  52-26. (Patron-Marsden, HB 3008 (Chapter 135))
Unsolicited bulk electronic messages; changes scope of State’s spam law. Amending  18.2-152.2, 18.2-152.3:1, and 18.2-152.12. (Patron-Bell, HB 2973 (F))
Victim notification; may be made through Statewide VINE (Victim Information and Notification Everyday) System or other similar electronic or automated system. Amending  19.2-11.01, 53.1-133.02, and 53.1-160. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 2029 (Chapter 109); Howell, SB 972 (Chapter 94))
Video and audio transmission; House Committee on Rules to adopt procedures that provide for Internet broadcasting of daily sessions of House of Delegates to citizens of State. (Patron-Englin, HR 47 (I) See HR45)
Voice-over-Internet protocol service; revises definition. Amending  56-1. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1885 (Chapter 619))
Voter participation; Board of Elections to provide information thereof. Amending  24.2-105.1. (Patron-Cox, HB 3025 (Chapter 340))
Youth Internet Safety Fund; created. Adding  2.2-507.2. (Patron-Callahan, HB 3017 (Chapter 309))
2007 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 09/04/07