Virginia's Future, Council on; extends sunset provision. (SB574)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield) with support from 13 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville), Del. Frank Hall (D-Richmond), Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News), Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Del. Lacey Putney (I-Bedford), Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton), Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas), Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon), Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania), Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen), Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian), Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Council on Virginias Future. Extends the sunset date from July 1, 2008, to July 1, 2013, for the Council on Virginias Future. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 082313802
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/16/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB574)
01/16/2008Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2008Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2008Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2008Communicated to House
02/11/2008Placed on Calendar
02/11/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Referred to Committee on Rules
02/19/2008Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2008Read second time
02/22/2008Read third time
02/22/2008Passed House BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
02/22/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (94-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB574ER)
02/25/2008Signed by Speaker
02/26/2008Signed by President
02/28/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB574ER)
03/03/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 239 (effective 7/1/08)
03/03/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 240 (effective 7/1/08)
03/06/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0240)


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