American Revolutionary 250 Commission; established, membership, report, sunset provision. (SB407)

Introduced By

Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian) with support from co-patrons Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


American Revolution 250 Commission; report. Establishes the American Revolution 250 Commission to plan, develop, and perform programs and activities to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the American Revolution, the Revolutionary War, and the independence of the United States. The bill has an expiration date of July 1, 2027, incorporates SB 714, and is identical to HB 1424. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103581D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
01/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB407)
02/07/2020Reported from Rules with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Incorporates SB714 (McClellan)
02/07/2020Committee substitute printed 20107913D-S1
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Read second time
02/11/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107913D-S1
02/11/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB407S1
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Placed on Calendar
02/14/2020Read first time
02/14/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
02/19/2020Reported from Rules with amendments (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB407S1)
02/21/2020Read second time
02/21/2020Floor substitute printed 20108718D-H1 (Krizek)
02/24/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB407H1)
02/24/2020Read third time
02/24/2020Committee amendments rejected
02/24/2020Substitute by Delegate Krizek agreed to 20108718D-H1
02/24/2020Engrossed by House - floor substitute SB407H1
02/24/2020Passed House with substitute (100-Y 0-N)
02/24/2020VOTE: Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020House insisted on substitute
02/27/2020House requested conference committee
03/02/2020Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2020Conferees appointed by Senate
03/02/2020Senators: Hashmi, McClellan, Favola
03/03/2020Conferees appointed by House
03/03/2020Delegates: Krizek, Lopez, Cox
03/05/2020C Amended by conference committee
03/05/2020Conference substitute printed 20109623D-S2
03/05/2020Conference report agreed to by House (95-Y 3-N)
03/05/2020VOTE: Adoption (95-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB407S2)
03/07/2020Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/18/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB407ER)
03/18/2020Signed by President
03/19/2020Signed by Speaker
03/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB407ER)
03/20/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 20, 2020
03/20/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/09/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 915 (effective 7/1/20)
04/09/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0915)