SB 1111 Vital Records; requires marriage, divorce, & annulment records to include age, race, etc.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
State Registrar of Vital Records; compilation of certain marriage, divorce, and annulment information. Requires marriage records and divorce and annulment reports to include the age and race of the parties. Divorce and annulment reports must also contain the number of minor children involved. This bill also requires the State Registrar of Vital Records to compile, publish, and make available to the public aggregate data on the number of marriages, divorces, and annulments that occur each year in the Commonwealth from 2000 forward. The data shall be organized according to the locality in which the marriage license is issued or in which the divorce or annulment report is certified, and shall include but not be limited to information regarding age and race of the parties. The data on divorce and annulments shall also include information regarding the number of minor children involved. The State Registrar is required to post, update, and maintain this information on the Department of Health website. Names, addresses, social security numbers, and any other personal identification information shall not be included. This is a recommendation from the Virginia Commission on Youth.

Full text:
01/12/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 051736168  pdf
01/24/05  Senate: Printed as engrossed 051736168-E  pdf | impact statement
03/02/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1111ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/01/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0679)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments rejected
Senate amendments

Status:
01/12/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 051736168
01/12/05  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/05  Senate: Reported from General Laws with amd (15-Y 0-N)
01/21/05  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/21/05  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
01/24/05  Senate: Read second time
01/24/05  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
01/24/05  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
01/24/05  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1111E
01/24/05  Senate: Printed as engrossed 051736168-E
01/25/05  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/25/05  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (38-Y 0-N)
01/25/05  Senate: Communicated to House
02/07/05  House: Placed on Calendar
02/07/05  House: Read first time
02/07/05  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/09/05  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: Subcommittee #2...
02/15/05  House: Reported from General Laws (20-Y 2-N)
02/16/05  House: Read second time
02/17/05  House: Read third time
02/17/05  House: Amendment by Del. Black rejected
02/17/05  House: Pending question ordered
02/17/05  House: Passed House (86-Y 11-N)
02/17/05  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 11-N)
03/02/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1111ER)
03/02/05  Senate: Enrolled
03/03/05  House: Signed by Speaker
03/04/05  Senate: Signed by President
03/23/05  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 679 (effective 7/1/05)
04/01/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0679)