VA HJR524 | 2023 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-07 - Left in Privileges and Elections
Pending: House Privileges and Elections Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Constitutional amendment (first reference); environmental justice. Establishes that it is the policy of the Commonwealth to follow the principles of environmental justice in the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and policies and to ensure that no population, especially minority, low-income, or historically economically disadvantaged communities, faces higher levels or greater impacts of pollution and climate change than other populations.

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Title

Constitutional amendment; environmental justice (first reference).

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History

DateChamberAction
2023-02-07HouseLeft in Privileges and Elections
2023-01-10HouseReferred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
2023-01-10HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23103140D

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