VA HB1523 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-14 - Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
Pending: House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources: Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Historical African American Cemeteries and Graves Fund. Creates the Historical African American Cemeteries and Graves Fund and provides that any funds that are appropriated to the Department of Historic Resources but not used for the maintenance of graves, in particular the listed historical African American cemeteries, shall be deposited in the Fund. The bill authorizes the Director of the Department to manage and administer the Fund and to disburse moneys in the Fund to maintain additional graves that have been certified by the Department and documented in the Department's cultural resources database.

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Historical African American Cemeteries and Graves Fund; created.



2020-01-14HouseAssigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
2020-01-09HouseReferred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
2020-01-09HousePresented and ordered printed 20102879D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1012202(n/a)See Bill Text
1012211.2(n/a)See Bill Text
1012211.3(n/a)See Bill Text

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