Civil War Site Preservation Fund; established. (HB717)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from 16 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. John A. Cox (R-Ashland), Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen), Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg), Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Albert Pollard (D-Lively), Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Del. Jim Shuler (D-Blacksburg), Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Civil War Site Preservation Fund established.  Establishes the Civil War Site Preservation Fund for the purpose of awarding grants to private nonprofit organizations to preserve endangered Virginia Civil War historic sites. The bill sets out eligibility criteria for receiving a matching grant from the fund. The Director of the Department of Historic Resources is responsible for administering the fund. Amends § 10.1-2202.4, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2010Committee
01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101388D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/19/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB717)
02/03/2010Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Committee substitute printed 10104665D-H1
02/04/2010Read first time
02/08/2010Read second time
02/08/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104665D-H1
02/08/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB717H1
02/09/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB717H1)
02/10/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/22/2010Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2010Read third time
02/24/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Enrolled
03/02/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB717ER)
03/02/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB717ER)
03/02/2010Signed by Speaker
03/03/2010Signed by President
04/07/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 237 (effective 7/1/10)
04/07/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0237)

Video

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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB614.