Human trafficking; notes General Assembly's concern regarding and repudiation thereof in State. (SJ412)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Resolution; Denouncing human trafficking. Notes the General Assembly's concern regarding and repudiation of human trafficking in the Commonwealth, and requests the Governor to call upon local governments, law enforcement, and the people of the Commonwealth, through appropriate awareness programs and efforts, to work cooperatively to eradicate human trafficking in Virginia. Read the Bill »


03/06/2009: Passed the Senate


02/04/2009Unanimous consent to introduce
02/04/2009Presented and ordered printed 096851280
02/04/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/06/2009Reported from Rules with amendment
02/09/2009Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time
02/10/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/10/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/10/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SJ412E
02/10/2009Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/10/2009Printed as engrossed 096851280-E
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
02/20/2009Amendment by Delegate Byron agreed to
02/20/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/20/2009Agreed to by House with amendment (98-Y 0-N)
02/20/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009House amendment agreed to by Senate by voice vote
03/06/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ412ER)


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 45 seconds.