Southwest Va. Veterans Cemetery; Dept. of Veterans Services authorized to accept donated property. (HB1465)

Introduced By

Del. Allen Dudley (R-Rocky Mount) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Watkins Abbitt (I-Appomattox), Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Bill Fralin (R-Roanoke), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Dave Nutter (R-Christiansburg), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan), Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Veterans Services. Authorizes the Department of Veterans Services to accept donated property in the southwestern region of Virginia for the purpose of constructing the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery. The bill also provides for (i) the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget to establish a capital project for the purpose of cemetery construction, and (ii) the Treasurer to provide the Department of Veterans Services a short-term, interest free treasury loan for the purpose of matching such federal funds if such funds become available Read the Bill »


03/30/2006: signed by governor


01/19/2006Presented and ordered printed 065744298
01/19/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/24/2006Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming (Gear)
02/09/2006Reported from General Laws (21-Y 0-N)
02/09/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/10/2006Reported from Appropriations (23-Y 0-N)
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/22/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1465)
02/24/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Read third time
02/27/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1465ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
03/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1465ER)
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 293 (effective 7/1/06)
04/04/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0293)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB359.