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RELIGIOUS AND CHARITABLE MATTERS; CEMETERIES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Cemeteries; restrictions. Amending  57-26. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1881 (F))
Cemeteries, private family; Board of Supervisors of Buchanan County to expend county funds for maintenance of highways that provide sole access thereto. (Patron-Puckett, SB 945 (Chapter 495))
Cemetery operators; violation of regulatory statutes with intent to defraud, penalty. Amending  54.1-2342. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1166 (Chapter 691))
Charitable organization; definition. Amending  57-48. (Patron-Petersen, HB 1365 (CD))
Child abuse or neglect; reporting requirements by ministers of religion. Amending  63.2-1509. (Patron-Howell, SB 862 (F))
Church entities and church property; conversion to corporate status. Amending  57-7.1 through 57-11, 57-13, 57-14, 57-15, 57-16, 57-17, 57-21 and 57-32; adding  57-16.1. (Patron-Mims, SB 1267 (Chapter 772))
Churches; changes to modernize laws governing. Amending 2.2-4343.1, 8.01-225.1, 9.1-914, 15.2-820, 15.2-4901, 15.2-4902, 15.2-5214, 15.2-5343, 16.1-319, 18.2-280, 18.2-282, 18.2-308.1, 19.2-389, 22.1-7, 22.1-180, 22.1-212.5, 22.1-212.8, 22.1-218, 22.1-271.1, 22.1-296.3, 23-50.16:12, 46.2-100, 46.2-694, 46.2-917, 46.2-918, 54.1-3482, 58.1-811, 58.1-2259, 58.1-3606 and 58.1-3617; adding  57-16.1. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2697 (Chapter 928))
Churches; incorporation. Amending  57-7.1 through 57-10, 57-16, 57-17, 57-32 and 58.1-811; adding  57-7.01 and 57-7.02. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 1466 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; free exercise of religion on public property (first reference). Amending Section 16 of Article I. (Patron-Carrico, HJR 537 (F))
Constitutional amendment; prohibits General Assembly from granting charters of incorporation to churches (first reference). Amending Section 14 of Article IV. (Patron-Mims, SJR 339 (Chapter 950))
License plates, special; issuance to law-enforcement chaplains, graduates and supporters of U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, and supporters of On the Rebound Bulldog Rescue Foundation. Adding  46.2-749.118, 46.2-749.119 and 46.2-749.120. (Patron-Putney, HB 2342 (Chapter 546))
Natural cut Christmas trees; use in certain places of worship and apartment dwelling units. (Patron-Shannon, HB 1934 (I) See HB2936; Cline, HB 2936 (Chapter 442))
Nonprofit organizations; exempt from Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services registration requirement. Amending  57-60. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2491 (Chapter 316))
Online filing of registrations; charitable organizations, etc. may use website approved by Commissioner of Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Amending  57-48, 57-49 and 57-50. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2871 (Chapter 329))
Pelham Chapel at R. E. Lee Camp Confederate Memorial Park; leasing provisions. Amending  57-5. (Patron-Councill, HB 1343 (CD); Nutter, HB 2709 (F); Hanger, SB 1289 (F))
Religious references; determination of property rights upon division of church, diocese or society. Amending  57-9 and 57-15. (Patron-Mims, SB 1305 (F))
Religious references; removes certain from Code, and redefines church and minister. Amending  2.2-4343.1, 4.1-207, 4.1-222, 4.1-309, 8.01-220.1:3, 8.01-225.1, 8.01-327.2, 8.01-581.1, 9.1-914, 15.2-820, 15.2-4901, 15.2-4902, 16.1-228, 18.2-207, 18.2-280, 18.2-282, 18.2-308.1, 18.2-369, 18.2-371.1, 18.2-423.1, 19.2-389, 20-23, 20-26, 22.1-7, 22.1-180, 22.1-212.5, 22.1-212.8, 22.1-216, 22.1-218, 22.1-220, 22.1-271.1, 22.1-291.3, 22.1-296.3, 23-30.41, 32.1-128, 32.1-162.2, 32.1-276.3, 36-96.2, 38.2-2115, 38.2-2213, 46.2-100, 46.2-917, 46.2-918, 54.1-3482, 54.1-3501, 54.1-3601, 54.1-3701, 56-236.1 and 63.2-100; adding  1-13.3:2 and 1-13.12:1. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2673 (F))
Roads, private; Buchanan County may appropriate funds for maintenance thereof to access private family cemeteries. (Patron-Stump, HB 2574 (Chapter 555))
War of 1812, Society of; disbursement of funds for care of cemeteries and graves. Adding  10.1-2211.2. (Patron-Rust, HB 2798 (F))
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