Virginia Bicentennial of American War of 1812 Commission; extending time Commission may be funded. (HB1720)

Introduced By

Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission. Amends the second enactments of Chapter 409 and Chapter 740 of the Acts of Assembly of 2008 to extend the time that the Commission may be funded upon the approval of the Joint Rules Committee, and provides that if the Commission is not funded by a separate appropriation in the appropriation act for the 2012-2014 biennium, the Commission will sunset on July 1 of the fiscal year that it does not receive funding. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/05/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09
01/05/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094173476
01/05/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
01/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1720)
01/20/2009Reported from Rules (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2009Read first time
01/23/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/26/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/12/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/20/2009Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1720ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/03/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1720ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 436 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0436)