Freedom Flag; designating as official flag of remembrance of September 11, 2001. (SB754)

Introduced By

Sen. Glen Sturtevant (R-Midlothian) with support from co-patron Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Emblems of the Commonwealth; Freedom Flag. Designates the Freedom Flag, designed by a Virginian, as the official flag of remembrance of September 11, 2001. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104454D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/29/2018Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2018Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/13/2018Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
02/27/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
03/01/2018Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Committee substitute printed 18107928D-H1
03/05/2018Read second time
03/06/2018Read third time
03/06/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107928D-H1
03/06/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB754H1
03/06/2018Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Title replaced 18107928D-H1
03/09/2018Enrolled
03/09/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB754ER)
03/09/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/20/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 684 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0684)

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 51 seconds.