Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month; designating as March 2016, and each succeeding year thereafter. (SJ358)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond) with support from 26 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), Del. Mike Futrell (D-Woodbridge), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria), Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond), Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake), Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Designates March, in 2016 and in each succeeding year, as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Read the Bill »


02/27/2015: Passed the House


02/16/2015Unanimous consent to introduce
02/16/2015Presented and ordered printed 15104940D
02/16/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
02/20/2015Reported from Rules
02/23/2015Read first time
02/24/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/25/2015Read third time
02/25/2015Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/26/2015Placed on Calendar
02/26/2015Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/26/2015Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2015Taken up
02/27/2015Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/27/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ358ER)


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 30 seconds.