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SB 186: Public Records/Victim of Mass Violence

PUBLIC RECORDS/GENERAL BILL by Lee ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Book ; Stewart

Public Records/Victim of Mass Violence; Defining the term “killing of a victim of mass violence”; expanding an existing exemption from public records requirements for a photograph or a video or audio recording held by an agency which depicts or records the killing of a law enforcement officer to include a photograph or a video or audio recording held by an agency which depicts or records the killing of a victim of mass violence; providing for future legislative review and repeal of the exemption; providing a statement of public necessity, etc.

Effective Date: 5/23/2019
Last Action: 5/24/2019 - Chapter No. 2019-46
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  2. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/28/2019 Senate • Filed
2/1/2019 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 46
2/4/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/11/19, 2:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2/11/2019 Senate • Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 158
2/12/2019 Senate • Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
• On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/19/19, 2:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
2/19/2019 Senate • Favorable by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 158
• Now in Rules
3/1/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/06/19, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Building
3/5/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 46
3/6/2019 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -SJ 186
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
3/18/2019 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/21/19
3/21/2019 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 253
• Amendment(s) adopted (772026) -SJ 253
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 253
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/27/2019 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 277
• Amendment(s) adopted (563584) -SJ 277
• Passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 277
4/3/2019 House • In Messages
4/29/2019 House • Referred to Calendar -HJ 1012
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/30/19
• Received -HJ 1012
4/30/2019 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 1071
• Amendment(s) adopted (008047) -HJ 1071
• Placed on 3rd reading
5/1/2019 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 1111
• Passed as amended; YEAS 108 NAYS 6 -HJ 1112
5/1/2019 Senate • In returning messages
5/2/2019 Senate • Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (008047) -SJ 865
• Passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 865
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 865
5/21/2019 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
5/23/2019 • Approved by Governor
5/24/2019 • Chapter No. 2019-46