HB 2404 Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain local wireless service authorities.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Virginia Freedom of Information Act; exemptions; local wireless service authorities. Excludes from the mandatory disclosure requirements of the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) confidential proprietary records and trade secrets developed by or for a local authority created in accordance with the Virginia Wireless Service Authorities Act ( 15.2-5431.1 et seq.) that provides qualifying communications services as authorized by Article 5.1 ( 56-484.7:1 et seq.) of Chapter 15 of Title 56 where disclosure of such information would be harmful to the competitive position of the authority. The bill also grants an open meeting exemption for discussions of such records by a local wireless service authority. The bill contains technical amendments.

Full text:
01/12/05  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 053610460  pdf
02/03/05  House: Printed as engrossed 053610460-E  pdf
03/07/05  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2404ER)  pdf
03/29/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0411)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/12/05  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 053610460
01/12/05  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/05  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: Subcommittee #2...
02/01/05  House: Reported from General Laws with amd (22-Y 0-N)
02/02/05  House: Read first time
02/03/05  House: Read second time
02/03/05  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/05  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB2404E
02/03/05  House: Printed as engrossed 053610460-E
02/04/05  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/04/05  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
02/04/05  House: Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/04/05  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/04/05  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
02/04/05  House: Communicated to Senate
02/07/05  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/05  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/05  Senate: Reported from General Laws (15-Y 0-N)
02/18/05  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/18/05  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
02/21/05  Senate: Read third time
02/21/05  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/05  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/05  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2404ER)
03/09/05  House: Enrolled
03/09/05  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/05  Senate: Signed by President
03/21/05  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 411 (effective 7/1/05)
03/29/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0411)