SJ 316 Coordinating;Brown v. Board of Education 50th Anniversary Celebration.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Coordinating the Brown v. Board of Education 50th Anniversary Celebration. Directs the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Commission to coordinate and plan the statewide commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision in the Commonwealth. The Commission shall (i) inventory the Commonwealth regarding planned commemorative events, (ii) confer and collaborate with the Brown v. Board of Education 50th Anniversary Commission, the Robert Russa Moton Museum, the Brown Foundation, the Secretary of Education, the Superintendent of Public Education, the State Council of Higher Education, the Virginia Community College System, the Office of the Attorney General, the judicial system, local school boards, institutions of higher education, local governments, legal and civil rights organizations, relevant federal agencies, the religious community, and other interested parties to plan, coordinate, and implement appropriate year-long activities and events leading to and following May 17, 2004, (iii) issue a calendar of events that includes all known national and statewide programs, activities, and events commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, and (iv) notify and seek the cooperation of all relevant parties regarding the provisions of this resolution. The Commission must submit its executive summary and progress report no later than the first day of the 2004 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Also, the executive summary and report must be posted on the General Assembly's website.

Full text:
01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/06/03 038005460  pdf
01/30/03  Senate: Printed as engrossed 038005460-E  pdf
03/06/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ316ER)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/06/03 038005460
01/08/03  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rules
01/27/03  Senate: Reported from Rules with amendments by voice vote
01/29/03  Senate: Rules suspended (39-Y 0-N)
01/29/03  Senate: VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/29/03  Senate: Reading waived
01/30/03  Senate: Read second time
01/30/03  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/30/03  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/30/03  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
01/30/03  Senate: Printed as engrossed 038005460-E
01/31/03  Senate: Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
01/31/03  Senate: Communicated to House
02/04/03  House: Placed on Calendar
02/04/03  House: Referred to Committee on Rules
02/11/03  House: Reported from Rules (16-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  House: Taken up
02/13/03  House: Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
03/06/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ316ER)