Commending the "Richmond 34" on the fiftieth anniversary of the Thalhimers Department Stor (HJ279)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Commending the "Richmond 34" on the fiftieth anniversary of the Thalhimers Department Store Lunch Counter Sit-In.  Commends the "Richmond 34" on the fiftieth anniversary of the Thalhimers Department Store Lunch Counter Sit-In, a historic event in the history of the Civil Rights Movement, when 34 Virginia Union University students were arrested for protesting racial discrimination and Jim Crow laws. Read the Bill »

Status

03/01/2010: Passed the House

History

DateAction
02/15/2010Presented and laid on Speaker's table 10105411D
02/16/2010Introduced bill reprinted 10105411D
02/18/2010Taken up for immediate consideration
02/18/2010Engrossed by House
02/18/2010Agreed to by House by voice vote
02/19/2010Received
02/19/2010Laid on Clerk's Desk
02/22/2010Rules suspended (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Taken up for immediate consideration
02/22/2010Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
03/01/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ279ER)