Historical African American cemeteries; adds a cemetery in Montgomery County and City of Radford. (HB210)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Historical African American cemeteries; Montgomery County and City of Radford. Adds two cemeteries in Montgomery County and one cemetery in the City of Radford to the list of cemeteries for which qualified organizations may receive funds from the Department of Historic Resources for the care of historical African American cemeteries and graves. The cemeteries are the Wake Forest Cemetery, which contains 40 eligible graves, and the Westview Cemetery, which contains 47 eligible graves, in Montgomery County and the Mountain View Cemetery, which contains 91 eligible graves, in the City of Radford. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/27/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100680D
12/27/2019Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB210)
01/15/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/15/2020Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2020Read first time
01/20/2020Passed by for the day
01/21/2020Read second time
01/21/2020Committee amendments agreed to
01/21/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB210E
01/21/2020Printed as engrossed 20100680D-E
01/22/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/22/2020VOTE: (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB210E)
02/12/2020Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2020Read third time
02/17/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB210ER)
02/19/2020Signed by Speaker
02/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB210ER)
02/20/2020Signed by President
02/24/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 24, 2020
02/24/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 2, 2020
03/02/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 82 (effective 7/1/20)
03/02/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0082)