2011 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1045/10 - HGO
Sponsored By:
Delegates Carter, Carr, Haynes, McIntosh, Niemann, Oaks, Tarrant, V. Turner, and Wilson
State Government - Commemorative Days - Earth Hour


Requiring the Governor annually to issue an order, in observance of Earth Hour, that the lights of Government House and the State House be turned off on the last Saturday of March at 8:30 p.m. and remain off for 1 hour.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Holidays and Special Dates
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse.
State House

Bill affects the following Statute:

State Government
( 13-410 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations