Southwest Virginia Cultural Heritage Commission; provides that 5 ex officio members shall vote. (SB1485)

Introduced By

Sen. William Wampler (R-Bristol)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Southwest Virginia Cultural Heritage Commission. Provides that five of the ex officio members of the Southwest Virginia Cultural Heritage Commission shall have voting privileges. Currently, the Chairman of The Crooked Road, the Chairman of Round the Mountain; the Director of the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development, the Director of the Virginia Tourism Corporation, and the Executive Director of the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, or their designees, serve on the Commission without voting privileges. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/22/2009Presented and ordered printed 090163344
01/22/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
01/26/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1485)
02/02/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/06/2009Reported from Rules (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/17/2009Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Read second time
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1485ER)
03/04/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1485ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 301 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0301)