State sovereignty; urging Congress to honor under tenth amendment of U. S. Constitution. (HR61)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from 11 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Bill Fralin (R-Roanoke), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas), Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan), Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


State sovereignty; Tenth Amendment of the United States Constitution. Memorializes the Congress of the United States to honor state sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment of the Constitution of the United States and claims sovereignty for the Commonwealth under the Tenth Amendment over all powers not otherwise enumerated and granted to the federal government by the United States Constitution. Read the Bill »


02/26/2009: Awaiting a Vote in the Rules Committee


02/26/2009Presented and ordered printed 089534676
02/26/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/28/2009No action taken by Rules