Pope John Paul II's Pilgrimage Day; designating as June 2, 2011, & each succeeding year thereafter. (HJ734)

Introduced By

Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Designating June 2, in 2011 and in each succeeding year, as Pope John Paul II's Pilgrimage to Poland Day in Virginia.  Designates June 2, in 2011 and in each year thereafter, as Pope John Paul II's Pilgrimage to Poland Day in Virginia to remember his historic pilgrimage to Communist Poland in 1979 and his courageous witness to human dignity, Christian hope, and religious liberty, which changed the world's spiritual and political landscapes. Read the Bill »


02/23/2011: Passed the Senate


01/21/2011Presented and ordered printed 11103629D
01/21/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
01/25/2011Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2011Taken up
01/28/2011Engrossed by House
01/28/2011Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (93-Y 0-N)
01/28/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Reading waived
01/31/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
02/14/2011Assigned Rules sub: #1
02/21/2011Reported from Rules with substitute
02/21/2011Committee substitute printed 11105489D-S1
02/22/2011Read second time
02/23/2011Read third time
02/23/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/23/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105489D-S1
02/23/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HJ734S1
02/23/2011Agreed to by Senate with substitute by voice vote
02/23/2011Placed on Calendar
02/24/2011Senate substitute agreed to by House 11105489D-S1 (97-Y 0-N)
02/24/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ734ER)
02/26/2011Introduced bill reprinted 11105489D


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.