Virginia African American Advisory Board; established, report. (HB2767)

Introduced By

Sen. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond), Del. Cia Price (D-Newport News), and Sen. Lashrecse D. Aird (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia African American Advisory Board. Establishes the Virginia African American Advisory Board to advise the Governor regarding the development of economic, professional, cultural, educational, and governmental links between the Commonwealth of Virginia and the African American community in Virginia. The Board shall be composed of 21 nonlegislative citizen members of whom at least 15 must be African American. In addition, Secretaries of the Commonwealth, Commerce and Trade, Education, Health and Human Resources, and Public Safety and Homeland Security, or their designees, shall serve as ex officio members. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/18/2019Presented and ordered printed 19104147D
01/18/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2767)
01/23/2019Assigned Rules sub: Subcommittee #1
01/29/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/29/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 2-N)
01/31/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2019Reported from Rules with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/04/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB2767E
02/04/2019Printed as engrossed 19104147D-E
02/04/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2767E)
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
02/18/2019Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2019Read third time
02/20/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2767ER)
02/22/2019Signed by Speaker
02/22/2019Signed by President
02/25/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2767ER)
03/04/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 4, 2019
03/04/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/18/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 594 (effective 7/1/19)
03/18/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0594)