Commemorating the bicentennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States. (SJ343)

Introduced By

Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax), and Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Commemorating the bicentennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States. Commemorates the 200th anniversary of the birth of President Abraham Lincoln, and encourages the participation of the Commonwealth in the national and statewide commemorative programs and events. This resolution is a recommendation of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Commission. Read the Bill »

Status

03/06/2009: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094158264
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/06/2009Reported from Rules
02/09/2009Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2009Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/17/2009Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Taken up
02/20/2009Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/20/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ343ER)

Map

This bill mentions Richmond, Valentine Richmond History Center, Richmond, Shenandoah Valley, Rockingham, Loudoun, Lincoln.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ685.