License plates, special; issuance to those bearing legend: FRIENDS OF COAL, etc. (HB472)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson) with support from co-patron Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special license plates; FRIENDS OF COAL. Authorizes the issuance of special license plates bearing the legend FRIENDS OF COAL. Read the Bill »


03/10/2010: Passed the Senate


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103185D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/15/2010Assigned Transportation sub: #3
02/09/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/11/2010Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Committee substitute printed 10105255D-H1
02/12/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105255D-H1
02/15/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB472H1
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
03/04/2010Reported from Transportation (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Read third time
03/09/2010Passed by for the day
03/10/2010Read third time
03/10/2010Floor substitute printed 10105987D-S1 (Howell)
03/10/2010Reading of substitute waived
03/10/2010Substitute by Senator Howell agreed to 10105987D-S1
03/10/2010Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute HB472S1
03/10/2010Passed Senate with substitute (26-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Placed on Calendar
03/11/2010Senate substitute rejected by House 10105987D-S1 (38-Y 57-N)
03/11/2010VOTE: --- REJECTED (38-Y 57-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Senate insisted on substitute (35-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Senate requested conference committee
03/11/2010House acceded to request
03/11/2010Conferees appointed by House
03/11/2010Delegates: May, Cosgrove, Brink
03/11/2010Conferees appointed by Senate
03/11/2010Senators: Lucas, Deeds, Wagner, Ticer
03/13/2010Conference report agreed to by Senate (24-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
03/13/2010Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/13/2010Conference report agreed to by Senate (22-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
03/13/2010Passed by temporarily
03/13/2010Conference report rejected by House (33-Y 62-N)
03/13/2010VOTE: --- REJECTED (33-Y 62-N) (see vote tally)
03/13/2010House requested second conference committee
03/14/2010No further action taken
03/14/2010Failed to pass in House


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 6 minutes.