SB 416 Freedom of Information Act; posting of minutes by public bodies.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Freedom of Information Act; posting of minutes by certain state public bodies. Requires all boards, commissions, councils, and other public bodies created in the executive branch of state government and subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act to post minutes of their meetings on the Internet. Under the bill, draft minutes must be posted within ten working days of each meeting and final minutes within three working days of final approval of the minutes.

Full text:
01/09/02  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/09/02 027848253  pdf | impact statement
01/24/02  Senate: Committee substitute printed 022769522-S1  pdf | impact statement
03/12/02  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB416ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/08/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0618)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Conference amendments

Status:
01/09/02  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/09/02 027848253
01/09/02  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/02  Senate: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 1
01/23/02  Senate: Reported from General Laws with sub (15-Y 0-N)
01/24/02  Senate: Committee substitute printed 022769522-S1
01/25/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/25/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
01/28/02  Senate: Read second time
01/28/02  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
01/28/02  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 022769522-S1
01/28/02  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute 022769522-S1
01/29/02  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/29/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
01/29/02  Senate: Communicated to House
02/04/02  House: Placed on Calendar
02/04/02  House: Read first time
02/04/02  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/14/02  House: Reported from General Laws with amds (22-Y 0-N)
02/18/02  House: Read second time
02/19/02  House: Read third time
02/19/02  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/19/02  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/19/02  House: Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/19/02  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/21/02  Senate: House amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)
02/21/02  Senate: VOTE: REJECT HOUSE AMENDMENT (0-Y 40-N)
02/22/02  House: House insisted on amendments
02/22/02  House: House requested conference committee
02/26/02  Senate: Senate acceded to request (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/02  Senate: VOTE: ACCEDE CONF. COMM. (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/02  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
02/26/02  Senate: Senators: Rerras, Bolling, Houck
02/26/02  House: Conferees appointed by House
02/26/02  House: Delegates: Woodrum, Bolvin, Albo
02/28/02  Senate: Reading of conference report waived
02/28/02  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/02  Senate: VOTE: CONF. COMMITTEE RPT. (40-Y 0-N)
03/01/02  House: Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/01/02  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N)
03/12/02  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB416ER)
03/18/02  Senate: Enrolled
03/18/02  House: Signed by Speaker
03/19/02  Senate: Signed by President
04/06/02  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 618 (effective 7/1/02)
04/08/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0618)