Commemorating its 150th anniversary of the passage of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States. (SJ20)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) with support from co-patrons Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the passage of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. The resolution is a recommendation of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Commission. The resolution is identical to HJ 86. Read the Bill »


03/06/2018: Passed the House


12/31/2017Prefiled and laid on Clerk's desk; offered 01/10/18 18101784D
12/31/2017Introduced bill reprinted 18101784D
01/11/2018Passed by for the day
02/01/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/01/2018Floor substitute printed 18106558D-S1 (Locke)
02/01/2018Substitute by Senator Locke agreed to 18106558D-S1
02/01/2018Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SJ20S1
02/01/2018Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/05/2018Placed on Calendar
02/05/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
02/23/2018Assigned Rules sub: Subcommittee #2
02/27/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (5-Y 0-N)
03/01/2018Reported from Rules with amendments (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018Taken up
03/06/2018Committee amendments agreed to
03/06/2018Engrossed by House as amended
03/06/2018Agreed to by House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018House amendments agreed to by Senate
03/07/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ20ER)


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 53 seconds.