HB 2197 Libraries; state funded shall have technology protection measures against Internet restrictions.
Samuel A. Nixon, Jr. | all patrons    ...    notes
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Technology protection measures; public libraries. Requires the library board or governing body of a library that receives state funding for any purpose to include in its acceptable use policy for the Internet provisions on selecting, installing and activating on those computers that have Internet access a technology protection measure to filter or block Internet access through such computers to child pornography as set out in 18.2-374.1:1, obscenity as defined in 18.2-372, and, with respect to minors, materials deemed harmful to juveniles as defined in 18.2-390. The bill also requires the policy to include a provision for disabling the technology protection measure at the request of a patron in instances of bona fide research or other lawful purposes. The bill is identical to Senate Bill 1393.

Full text:
01/09/07  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075197432  pdf | impact statement
01/30/07  House: Committee substitute printed 075737432-H1  pdf
02/01/07  House: Printed as engrossed 075737432-EH1  pdf | impact statement
02/15/07  Senate: Committee substitute printed 072797432-S1  pdf
03/08/07  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2197ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/27/07  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0470)  pdf

House amendments

01/09/07  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075197432
01/09/07  House: Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/29/07  House: Reported from Science and Technology with substitute (15-Y 6-N)
01/30/07  House: Committee substitute printed 075737432-H1
01/31/07  House: Read first time
02/01/07  House: Read second time
02/01/07  House: Committee substitute agreed to 075737432-H1
02/01/07  House: Amendment by Delegate Nixon agreed to
02/01/07  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB2197EH1
02/01/07  House: Printed as engrossed 075737432-EH1
02/02/07  House: Read third time and passed House (80-Y 14-N)
02/02/07  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 14-N)
02/02/07  House: Communicated to Senate
02/05/07  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/07  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/14/07  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (12-Y 2-N)
02/15/07  Senate: Committee substitute printed 072797432-S1
02/16/07  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/07  Senate: VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/19/07  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/20/07  Senate: Read third time
02/20/07  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/20/07  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 072797432-S1
02/20/07  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2197S1
02/20/07  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (31-Y 9-N)
02/20/07  Senate: VOTE: (31-Y 9-N)
02/21/07  House: Placed on Calendar
02/22/07  House: Senate substitute agreed to by House (85-Y 12-N)
02/22/07  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (85-Y 12-N)
03/08/07  House: Enrolled
03/08/07  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2197ER)
03/08/07  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/07  Senate: Signed by President
03/19/07  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 470 (effective 7/1/07)
03/27/07  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0470)