2012 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Regulations and Procedures Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 572
Sponsored By:
Delegates Vallario, Proctor, Alston, Bohanan, Braveboy, Davis, Elliott, Frush, Gaines, Healey, Hershey, Holmes, Hough, Howard, Hubbard, Ivey, K. Kelly, Lee, McDermott, Niemann, Summers, V. Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Vaughn, Walker, Wilson, Hammen, Pendergrass, Bromwell, Costa, Cullison, Frank, Kach, A. Kelly, Kipke, McDonough, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Ready, Reznik, and Tarrant
State Government - Commemorative Days - Crime Victims and Advocates


Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim April 3 as Crime Victim and Advocate Commemorative Day to honor the individuals in the State who have become crime victims and the advocates who serve those victims; and requiring the Governor annually to take appropriate steps to publicize Crime Victim and Advocate Commemorative Day.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used. For explanation of terms click here.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
Favorable with Amendments {666486/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (135-3)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 678

Sponsored by:

Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr., District 29B
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate Bonnie Cullison, District 19
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Stephen S. Hershey, Jr., District 36
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Michael J. Hough, District 3B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Ariana B. Kelly, District 16
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Peter Murphy, District 28
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Justin Ready, District 5A
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith, District 23A
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Holidays and Special Dates
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

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, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 666486/01     Offered on: March 21, 2012   at: 12:16 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 20, 2012: Third Reading Passed (135-3)
April 1, 2012: Third Reading Passed (46-0)