2008 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 689

File Code: State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Sponsored By:
Delegates Barnes, Hammen, Pendergrass, Benson, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, Elliott, Hubbard, Kach, Kullen, McDonough, Mizeur, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, Riley, Tarrant, V. Turner, and Weldon
Entitled:
Access to Public Records - Permissible Denials - Public Institutions of Higher Education

Synopsis:

Authorizing a custodian of a record kept by a public institution of higher education that contains personal information relating to a student, former student, or applicant to require that a request to inspect a record be made in writing and sent by first-class mail; and authorizing the custodian to deny inspection of the part of the record containing personal information if the information is requested for commercial purposes.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
2/1
First Reading Health and Government Operations
2/6
Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
3/11
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
3/12
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/14
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
3/28
Returned Passed
Senate Action
3/17
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
3/18
Re-assigned Education Health and Environmental Affairs
3/19
Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
3/31
Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
3/28
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
3/29
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
4/8
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 83

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Privacy
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
State Universities and Colleges
Students

Bill affects the following Statutes:

State Government
( 10-611 , 10-618 )

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
House
Number: 646480/01     Offered on: March 12, 2008   at: 10:19 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
House
March 14, 2008: Third Reading Passed (133-0)
Senate
March 29, 2008: Third Reading Passed (47-0)