Civic Education, Commission on; sunset and funding. (SB957)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commission on Civic Education; sunset and funding; membership. Repeals the sunset provision for the Commission on Civic Education and repeals a prohibition on the use of general funds to support the work of the Commission. The bill also increases and adjusts the makeup of the Commission's membership. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104449D
01/14/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
02/07/2020Reported from Rules (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB957)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Read second time and engrossed
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
02/27/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/27/2020Reported from Rules with substitute (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020Committee substitute printed 20108647D-H1
02/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB957H1)
03/02/2020Read second time
03/03/2020Read third time
03/03/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108647D-H1
03/03/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB957H1
03/03/2020Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/03/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2020House substitute rejected by Senate (2-Y 37-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020House insisted on substitute
03/05/2020House requested conference committee
03/05/2020Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020Conferees appointed by Senate
03/05/2020Senators: Marsden, McClellan, Newman
03/05/2020Conferees appointed by House
03/05/2020Delegates: Bulova, Lopez, Ware
03/05/2020C Amended by conference committee
03/07/2020Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2020Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 0-N)
03/08/2020VOTE: Adoption (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/18/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB957ER)
03/18/2020Signed by President
03/19/2020Signed by Speaker
03/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB957ER)
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
04/10/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 1045 (effective 7/1/20)
04/10/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1045)