Legislative sessions; no bills may introduced in an odd-year regular session, exception. (SB1183)

Introduced By

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Legislative sessions.  Provides that no bills may be introduced in an odd-year regular session except (i) amendments to the biennial budget, (ii) constitutional amendments, (iii) legislation continued from the even-year regular session immediately preceding an odd-year regular session, (iv) emergency legislation requested by the Governor or introduced by a member of the General Assembly upon the unanimous consent of the house of introduction, (v) legislation pertaining to procedural matters, and (vi) commending and memorial resolutions. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103570D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
01/26/2011Assigned Rules sub: #1
02/04/2011Failed to report (defeated) in Rules (4-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)


Waldo Jaquith writes:

I was with this, right up until part 6. Gotta keep those commendations, huh?