United States Constitution; memorializing Va. Congressional Delegation to propose an amendment. (HJ27)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patron Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Memorializing Congress to propose an amendment to Article V of the United States Constitution. Expresses the General Assembly's support for an amendment to modify the process for proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution by the calling of an amendment convention of the several states. Read the Bill »


02/21/2014: Failed to Pass in Committee


  • 12/27/2013 Committee
  • 12/27/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100442D
  • 12/27/2013 Referred to Committee on Rules
  • 01/31/2014 Reported from Rules (11-Y 4-N)
  • 01/31/2014 Reported from Rules with substitute (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/31/2014 Committee substitute printed 14104730D-H1
  • 02/05/2014 Passed by for the day
  • 02/06/2014 Taken up
  • 02/06/2014 Committee substitute agreed to 14104730D-H1
  • 02/06/2014 Engrossed by House - committee substitute HJ27H1
  • 02/06/2014 Agreed to by House (51-Y 45-N)
  • 02/06/2014 VOTE: ADOPTION (51-Y 45-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/07/2014 Reading waived
  • 02/07/2014 Referred to Committee on Rules
  • 02/21/2014 Passed by indefinitely in Rules


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 1 minute.