VA HB5031 | 2020 | 1st Special Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Introduced on August 17 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-08-17 - Referred to Committee on General Laws
Pending: House General Laws Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Administration of state government; Flag Protection Act. Provides that neither the Governor nor any agency of the executive branch of state government shall order the removal of any flag of the United States displayed on any private personal property, including construction equipment belonging to a contractor, located on public property unless such flag is deemed a safety hazard by a state or local police department, sheriff's office, fire department, or fire marshal.

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United States flag; prohibition on removal on any private personal property, etc.



2020-08-17HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2020-08-17HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200575D

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223606(n/a)See Bill Text

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