Purple Heart Day; designating as August 7, 2016, and each succeeding year thereafter. (SJ102)

Introduced By

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg) with support from 85 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Rich Anderson (R-Woodbridge), Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan), Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. John Bell (D-Chantilly), Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax), Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester), Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights), Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Mark Dudenhefer (R-Stafford), Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston), Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg), Del. Peter Farrell (R-Henrico), Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), Del. Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth), Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Daun Hester (D-Norfolk), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville), Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk), Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake), Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Will Morefield (R-North Tazewell), Del. Rick Morris (R-Carrollton), Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia Beach), Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria), Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News), Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon), Sen. Ben Chafin (R-Lebanon), Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico), Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington), Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg), Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville), Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City), Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest), Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg), Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania), Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake), Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland), Sen. Glen Sturtevant (R-Midlothian), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon), Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester), Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Purple Heart Day. Designates August 7, in 2016 and in each succeeding year, as Purple Heart Day in Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

02/22/2016: Passed the House

History

DateAction
01/18/2016Presented and ordered printed 16102627D
01/18/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
02/05/2016Reported from Rules
02/08/2016Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2016Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/12/2016Placed on Calendar
02/12/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
02/18/2016Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Taken up
02/22/2016Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)