American values; General Assembly to appreciate and celebrate. (HJ744)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Resolution; Appreciating and celebrating American values. Expresses the sense of the General Assembly that persons of diverse heritages, cultures, and faiths are welcome in the Commonwealth, and that they are encouraged to exercise their constitutional rights and express their beliefs. Read the Bill »


03/26/2007: Passed the House


01/11/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07
01/11/2007Presented and ordered printed
01/11/2007Presented and ordered printed 079212410
01/11/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/2007Engrossed by House as amended HJ744H1
02/02/2007Taken up
02/02/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/02/2007Engrossed by House as amended HJ744E
02/02/2007Printed as engrossed 079212410-E
02/02/2007Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (91-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007Communicated to Senate
02/05/2007Reading waived
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/19/2007Reported from Rules with amendment
02/20/2007Reading waived (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 amendment waived
02/21/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/21/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/2007Agreed to by Senate with amendment by voice vote
02/22/2007Placed on Calendar
02/22/2007Senate amendment rejected by House (3-Y 96-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: REJECTED (3-Y 96-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate insisted on amendment (30-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (30-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate requested conference committee
02/22/2007House acceded to request
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: McEachin, Griffith, Janis
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Potts, Quayle, Howell
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by House (95-Y 1-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by House
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: ADOPTION #2 (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate
03/26/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ744ER)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ745.