Southwest Va. Veterans Cemetery; Dept. of Veterans Services authorized to accept donated property. (SB359)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


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


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065290728
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/18/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N)
01/20/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/20/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/23/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2006Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/24/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/24/2006Communicated to House
01/26/2006Placed on Calendar
01/26/2006Read first time
01/26/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/2006Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming (Gear)
02/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB359)
02/28/2006Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Read second time
03/02/2006Read third time
03/02/2006Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB359ER)
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
03/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB359ER)
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 315 (effective 7/1/06)
04/05/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0315)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1465.