SB 898 Electoral board members and general registrar staff; costs of defense shall be paid by State.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Defense of electoral board members and general registrar staff; costs.  Requires the Division of Risk Management to select counsel and the Commonwealth to pay the costs and legal fees associated with the defense of electoral board members and general registrar's staff in any legal or equitable action. Under current law, such costs and fees are not supported in actions that do not seek monetary damages. This bill is identical to HB 2383.

Full text:
01/11/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 056702780  pdf | impact statement
02/18/05  House: Committee substitute printed 050379780-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB898ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/30/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0492)  pdf

Status:
01/11/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 056702780
01/11/05  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/25/05  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N)
01/27/05  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/27/05  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
01/28/05  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
01/31/05  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/05  Senate: VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/05  Senate: Communicated to House
02/08/05  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/05  House: Read first time
02/08/05  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/18/05  House: Reported from P. & E. w/substitute (20-Y 0-N)
02/18/05  House: Committee substitute printed 050379780-H1
02/21/05  House: Read second time
02/22/05  House: Read third time
02/22/05  House: Committee substitute agreed to 050379780-H1
02/22/05  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB898H1
02/22/05  House: Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/22/05  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/05  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/23/05  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (38-Y 0-N)
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB898ER)
03/09/05  Senate: Enrolled
03/09/05  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/05  Senate: Signed by President
03/22/05  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 492 (effective 7/1/05)
03/30/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0492)