Washington-Lincoln Day; designating as third Monday in February. (SB43)

Introduced By

Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Washington-Lincoln Day in the Commonwealth.  Establishes the third Monday in February as Washington-Lincoln Day. Currently the legal holiday is designated George Washington Day. This bill is a recommendation of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Commission. Read the Bill »


01/16/2012: passed committee


01/03/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100011D
01/03/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/16/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB43)
01/16/2012Reported from General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
01/18/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2012Passed by for the day
01/20/2012Passed by for the day
01/23/2012Stricken from Senate calendar (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)