Constitutional amendment; regulation of powers of General Assembly (first reference). (HJ731)

Introduced By

Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution) regulation. Provides that the General Assembly may suspend or nullify any or all portions of any administrative rule or regulation by joint resolution agreed to by a majority of the members elected to each house. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 099806520
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/22/2009Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional
01/26/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/06/2009Reported from Privileges and Elections (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Passed by for the day
02/10/2009Taken up
02/10/2009Pending question ordered
02/10/2009Engrossed by House
02/10/2009Agreed to by House (56-Y 40-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (56-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Reading waived
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/17/2009Failed to report (defeated) in Privileges and Elections (6-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 14 minutes.