freedom of information

2016 FOIA Chart

This page covers the 2016 General Assembly legislation as it relates to the Freedom of Information Act and First Amendment issues. The table below includes links to the home pages of the legislation and the patron.

Note: The Freedom of Information Advisory Council is undergoing a 2-plus year study of Virginia's FOIA laws. At this time, it is uncertain if the General Assembly will incorporate bills filed during the 2016 General Assembly session into that study.

2016 FOIA Chart

This page covers the 2016 General Assembly legislation as it relates to the Freedom of Information Act and First Amendment issues. The table below includes links to the home pages of the legislation and the patron.

Note: The Freedom of Information Advisory Council is undergoing a 2-plus year study of Virginia's FOIA laws. At this time, it is uncertain if the General Assembly will incorporate bills filed during the 2016 General Assembly session into that study.

FOIA

Freedom of Information Resources

FOIA RESOURCES

VPA maintains a network of regional FOI coordinators, journalists who are knowledgeable on FOI issues. If you have a problem or question, don't hesitate to call the coordinator in your region. Or if, for competitive reasons, you don't want to contact the coordinator for your region, feel free to contact any other.