Immigration, Commission on; created, report. (HB1673)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commission on Immigration. Creates the Virginia Commission on Immigration as an advisory commission in the executive branch to analyze the current impact of immigration on the Commonwealth and make recommendations on related policies in the areas of education, employment, and cooperative efforts with the federal government. The bill sets out the membership of the Commission and its powers and duties and defines immigration. The Commission expires on August 1, 2009. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


12/05/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075807396
12/05/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/10/2007Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming (Gear)
01/18/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1673)
01/24/2007Read first time
01/25/2007Read second time
01/25/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/25/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB1673E
01/25/2007Printed as engrossed 075807396-E
01/26/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1673E)
01/26/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007Communicated to Senate
01/29/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/19/2007Committee substitute printed 076139396-S1
02/20/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Motion to reconsider Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/21/2007Committee substitute agreed to 076139396-S1
02/21/2007Reading of amendment waived
02/21/2007Amendment by Senator Devolites Davis agreed to
02/21/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendment HB1673S1
02/21/2007Passed Senate with substitute with amendment (39-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007Passed Senate with substitute with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Placed on Calendar
02/22/2007Senate substitute with amendment agreed to by House (85-Y 3-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (85-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1673ER)
03/08/2007Signed by Speaker
03/11/2007Signed by President
03/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1673ER)
03/16/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1673ER)
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by House
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (HB1673ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 849 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0849)