Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. (HJ692)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from 14 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Daun Hester (D-Norfolk), Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke), Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. Read the Bill »


02/19/2013: Passed the Senate


01/09/2013Presented and ordered printed 13101704D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Rules
01/15/2013Reported from Rules (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2013Taken up
01/18/2013Engrossed by House
01/18/2013Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/18/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Reading waived
01/21/2013Referred to Committee on Rules
02/14/2013Reported from Rules
02/18/2013Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/19/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ692ER)


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 50 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SJ329.