HB0331 (CH0612)

2013 Regular Session



Open Meetings Act - Violations and Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morhaim


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 612

Document Name
Amendments House - (Health and Government Operations) {786285/01 Adopted
Analysis - Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Text - First - Open Meetings Act - Violations and Penalties
Text - Third - Open Meetings Act - Violations and Penalties
Text - Chapter - Open Meetings Act - Violations and Penalties
Vote - House - Committee - Health and Government Operations
Vote - Senate - Committee - Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Vote - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (125-10) - 03/05/13
Vote - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (44-0) - 04/01/13

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  • Analysis (Fiscal and Policy Note) and the Bond Authorization Fact Sheet - generally at least one day prior to a scheduled hearing.
  • Committee votes - when the Committee releases their report.
  • Committee amendments and individually sponsored amendments - when introduced in the chamber.
  • Conference Committee reports and amendments - when the report is introduced in the chamber.
  • Floor Votes - when they have been officially journalized by the Secretary of the Senate or House Clerk.
  • Attorney General's Bill Review Letter - after legislation is passed.

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October 24, 2017 1:01 P.M.