Black Women's Heritage Month; designating as the month of June. (HB1159)

Introduced By

Del. Josh Cole (D-Stafford) with support from 10 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Martha Mugler (D-Hampton, Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Ibraheem Samirah (D-Herndon), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Del. Rodney Willett (D-Henrico), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Black Women's Heritage Month. Designates the month of June as Black Women's Heritage Month in Virginia to focus on and celebrate the myriad achievements and contributions of African American women throughout the history of the Commonwealth and the United States. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104788D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2020Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
01/30/2020Referred from General Laws
01/30/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
02/07/2020Stricken from docket by Rules (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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