Lynching; acknowledging with profound regret the existence and acceptance within the Commonwealth. (HJ655)

Introduced By

Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond), and Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)

Progress

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

Description

Acknowledging with profound regret the existence and acceptance of lynching within the Commonwealth. Expresses the sentiment of the General Assembly in acknowledging with profound regret the existence and acceptance of lynching within the Commonwealth and calling for reconciliation among all Virginians. This resolution is a recommendation of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Commission. Read the Bill »

Status

01/17/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Rules Committee

History

DateAction
01/08/2019Committee
01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103777D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/17/2019Assigned Rules sub: Subcommittee #2

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