Indigenous Peoples Day. (HJ347)

Introduced By

Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria) with support from 7 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Indigenous Peoples Day. Designates the fourth Wednesday in November, in 2016 and in each succeeding year, as Indigenous Peoples Day in Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/08/2016: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
02/24/2016Unanimous consent to introduce
02/24/2016Presented and ordered printed 16105687D
02/24/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
02/29/2016Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2016Taken up
03/02/2016Engrossed by House
03/02/2016Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/02/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2016Reading waived
03/03/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
03/04/2016Reported from Rules
03/07/2016Read second time
03/08/2016Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
03/08/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ347ER)

Video

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.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

THE FOURTH WEDNESDAY IN 2016 AS INDIGONOUS PEOPLES SAY.

Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station): THE GENTLEMAN FROM FAIRFAX?

[Unknown]: MR. SPEAKER, HJR 347 DESIGNATES THE DAY BEFORE THANKSGIVING IN 2016 AS INDIGENOUS PEOPLES SAY.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): GENTLEMAN FROM ROCK RIDGE, MR. CLINE? I RISE FOR THE PURPOSE OF A REQUEST.

Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst): CAN SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 88 TO REGULAR CALENDAR?

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): REGULAR CALENDAR.