'Green Book'; historic site designation. (HB508)

Introduced By

Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Historic Resources; the Green Book. Directs the Department of Historic Resources to develop a program to identify, publicize, and educate the public about sites in the Commonwealth featured in the Green Book. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102280D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/19/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB508)
01/24/2022Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
02/09/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/09/2022Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/09/2022Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2022Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/09/2022Assigned App. sub: Commerce Agriculture & Natural Resources
02/11/2022Tabled in Appropriations (16-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)


Lynda Hilliard writes:

This is historical information referencing an extremely dark period on American History. Since school boards want to eliminate history it becomes incumbent on the Legislature to support this bill. This historical reference will provide an additional component to the Jim Crow era.