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ARTS AND HUMANITIES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Arts and music; instruction in elementary schools. Amending 22.1-200 and 22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 1038 (CD))
Arts, humanities and cultural institutions; funding requirements. Amending  2.2-1505. (Patron-Bryant, HB 1308 (CD))
Falun Gong or Falun Dafa; urging government of People’s Republic of China to end persecution of practitioners thereof. (Patron-Baskerville, HJR 541 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; excludes closed meetings of Museum of Natural History. Amending  2.2-3711. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2580 (F); Armstrong, HB 2738 (Chapter 618))
Income tax, state; voluntary contribution to Virginia Commission for the Arts. Adding  58.1-346.21. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1096 (Chapter 878))
Income tax, state; voluntary contributions to Art Museum of Western Virginia, administrative costs for maintaining all contributions. Adding  58.1-344.2 and 58.1-346.19. (Patron-Edwards, SB 309 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of EMTs, paramedics and firefighters, military parachutists, 3rd Infantry Regiment (“Old Guard”), Special Forces Association, military veterans’ organizations, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage, Air Force Association, Mariners’ Museum, Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughters, certified hunter education instructors, Urban League of Hampton Roads, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and issuance of those bearing legend: HONORARY CONSUL, HISTORIC COVERED BRIDGES and FRIENDS OF TIBET. Amending  46.2-736.2, 46.2-746.4 and 46.2-749.44; adding  46.2-736.01, 46.2-736.02, 46.2-746.2:2.1, 46.2-746.2:3, 46.2-746.2:4, 46.2-749.5:1, 46.2-749.16:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.90. (Patron-Williams, SB 1230 (Chapter 921))
Lorton Workhouse Arts Center; expressing sense of General Assembly to support establishment thereof at former D.C. Prison Facility on Route 123 in Lorton. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 404 (F))
Mariners’ Museum; commending. (Patron-Oder, HJR 861 )
Natural History, Museum of; merged with Science Museum of Virginia. Amending  2.2-215 and 2.2-2905; repealing  10.1-2000 through 10.1-2012. (Patron-Athey, HB 1971 (F); O’Brien, SB 1061 (F))
Ocean View Station Museum and Committee; commending. (Patron-Rerras, SJR 441 )
Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends sunset provisions on exemptions for certain educational organizations, nonprofit cultural, media and medical-related exemptions. Amending  58.1-609.4, 58.1-609.6, 58.1-609.7 and 58.1-609.9. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1754 (Chapter 911); Miller, K.G., SB 742 (Chapter 916))
Satellite transportation museum; consideration of placement in Town of Clifton Forge. (Patron-Deeds, SJR 330 )
2003 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 updated 01/12/04