War veterans; removal or upkeep of monument or memorial. (HB1225)

Introduced By

Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Memorials for war veterans. Provides that a locality may remove or provide for the upkeep, maintenance, or contextualization of any monument or memorial for war veterans located in its public space, regardless of when erected. Current law makes it unlawful to disturb or interfere with such monuments or memorials or to prevent its citizens from taking proper measures and exercising proper means for the protection, preservation, and care of such monuments or memorials. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104601D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/15/2018Impact statement from DHCD (HB1225)
01/22/2018Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
01/31/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 2-N)
02/13/2018Left in Counties, Cities and Towns