HOLIDAYS, SPECIAL DAYS, ETC.

HOLIDAYS, SPECIAL DAYS, ETC.

African-American Scientist and Inventor Day; designating as February 25, 2001, and each succeeding year thereafter. (Patron-Lambert, SJR 377)

Biotechnology Month; designating as October 2001, and each succeeding year thereafter. (Patron-O'Bannon, HJR 805)

Equal Pay Day; recognizing significance of disparity between wages paid to men and women. (Patron-Baskerville, HJR 800)

FFA Day; designating as February 22, 2001. (Patron-Orrock, HJR 790)

Forgotten Airmen Day; designating as February 2, 2001, and each succeeding year thereafter in Bedford County. (Patron-Putney, HJR 831)

Gulf War Veterans Appreciation and Remembrance Week; designating as week of February 26, 2001. (Patron-Moran, HJR 844)

Higher educational institutions; setting of school calendar during Thanksgiving holiday. Amending § 23-9.2:3. (Patron-Tate, HB 1680)

Legal holidays; Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control to study closing government stores on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. (Patron-Joannou, HJR 653)

Legal holidays; includes Tuesday following first Monday in November as National Election Day. Amending § 2.1-21. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 1782; Barry, SB 858)

Lymphedema D-Day; designating as March 6, 2001, and each succeeding year thereafter. (Patron-Wardrup, HJR 524)

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month; designating as September 2001, and each succeeding year thereafter. (Patron-McQuigg, HJR 564)

Read Aloud to a Child Week; designating as fourth week in October. (Patron-Lambert, SJR 409)

School Counseling Week; designating as February 5-9, 2001. (Patron-Dillard, HJR 761)

Veterans' History Week; designating as second week of November 2001, and each succeeding year thereafter. (Patron-Albo, HJR 571)

World War II Veterans Appreciation Week; designating as first full week in September, issuance of honorary high school diplomas. Adding §§ 2.1-27.2:01 and 22.1-17.4. (Patron-Forbes, SB 1210)


2001 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last Modified on June 11, 2001 at 11:28AM Eastern Daylight Time

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