Virginia Covered Bridge Festival in Patrick County; designating as official state festival. (SB1375)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville) with support from co-patron Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State festival. Designates the Virginia Covered Bridge Festival held in Patrick County as the official festival of the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


03/15/2007: signed by governor


01/17/2007Presented and ordered printed 079293808
01/17/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/26/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/29/2007Read second time
01/29/2007Reading of amendments waived
01/29/2007Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1375E
01/29/2007Printed as engrossed 079293808-E
01/30/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/2007Communicated to House
02/03/2007Placed on Calendar
02/03/2007Read first time
02/03/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/14/2007Committee substitute printed 072692808-H1
02/15/2007Substitute bill reprinted 072692808-H1
02/15/2007Read second time
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072692808-H1
02/16/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1375H1
02/16/2007Passed House with substitute (94-Y 3-N)
02/20/2007House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1375ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/15/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 391 (effective 7/1/07)
03/21/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0391)


This bill mentions Patrick, Portsmouth, Virginia Sports Hall of Fame, Portsmouth, Big Stone Gap, Ferrum, Lonesome Pine Airport, Hurricane, Virginia War Museum, Newport News, Newport News, Radford, Jamestown Settlement, Williamsburg, Blue Ridge, Waynesboro, Fauquier.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB3076.