Apple; designating as official state fruit. (SB779)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Official fruit. Designates the Ginger Gold Apple as the official fruit of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/22/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072520796
12/22/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
01/09/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB779)
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Read second time
02/06/2007Reading of amendments waived
02/06/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/06/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB779E
02/06/2007Printed as engrossed 072520796-E
02/06/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/07/2007Placed on Calendar
02/07/2007Read first time
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/08/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB779E)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1837.


jennifer writes:

I love apples. Where does it stop? STATE mulch? state book, state photo, state blog...
I vote for this website to be the state website!

Waldo Jaquith writes:

Make sure you read the bill text and see all of the official state things.

And the Ginger Gold? Feh. Give me an Albemarle Pippin any day.