African Diaspora Heritage Month; designating as September 2022 and each succeeding year thereafter. (SJ34)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


African Diaspora Heritage Month. Designates September, in 2022 and in each succeeding year, as African Diaspora Heritage Month in Virginia. Read the Bill »


03/08/2022: Passed the House


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102997D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Rules
01/21/2022Reported from Rules
01/24/2022Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2022Passed by for the day
01/26/2022Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2022Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Referred to Committee on Rules
03/03/2022Reported from Rules (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Taken up
03/08/2022Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/08/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ34ER)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ133.