HB 1720 Flag at half staff or mast; public safety personnel.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Flag at half staff or mast; public safety personnel. Expands the category of flags required to be flown at half staff or mast when a service member, police officer, firefighter, or emergency medical services provider is killed in the line of duty to include flags flown at any building owned and operated by any political subdivision of the Commonwealth. In addition, the bill adds state correctional officers to the list of public safety personnel for whom such flags are flown at half staff or mast.

Full text:
01/07/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103040D  pdf
01/27/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104759D-H1  pdf
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1720ER)  pdf
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0344)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/07/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103040D
01/07/17  House: Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/17/17  House: Assigned MPPS sub: #3
01/27/17  House: Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
01/27/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104759D-H1
01/30/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Read second time
01/31/17  House: Committee substitute agreed to 17104759D-H1
01/31/17  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1720H1
02/01/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/13/17  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (15-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Read third time
02/16/17  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/16/17  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
02/16/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/16/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/20/17  House: Senate amendment agreed to by House (95-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  House: Enrolled
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1720ER)
02/23/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/24/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 344 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0344)