Updating Virginia Law to Reflect Federal Recognition of Virginia Tribes, Commission on; established. (HB1136)

Introduced By

Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Commission on Updating Virginia Law to Reflect Federal Recognition of Virginia Tribes; established; report. Establishes the Commission on Updating Virginia Law to Reflect Federal Recognition of Virginia Tribes in the legislative branch of state government for the purpose of performing a comprehensive review of Virginia law to assess ways in which it must be revised to include federally recognized tribes of federally recognized Tribal Nations located in the Commonwealth as distinct governments with the right to exercise general sovereignty and powers of government. The Commission is required to submit an annual report on its interim activities and work by the first day of the regular session of the General Assembly. The bill has an expiration date of July 1, 2024. Read the Bill »

Status

01/13/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Rules Committee

History

DateAction
01/13/2022Committee
01/13/2022Presented and ordered printed 22100529D
01/13/2022Referred to Committee on Rules

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