1999 Regular Session


CHAPTER NUMBER: 597 File Code: Primary and Secondary Education
Sponsored By:
Delegates Howard, Burns, Marriott, Griffith, V. Jones, Doory, Cane, Conway, Grosfeld, Kopp, McIntosh, Goldwater, Frush, Brown, Menes, Hubbard, R. Baker, D. Davis, Dypski, Paige, Giannetti, Phillips, Oaks, Patterson, Healey, Dobson, Proctor, Montague, Branch, Swain, Benson, Kirk, Hixson, Harrison, A. Jones, Hill, Valderrama, Vallario, Moe, Rosenberg, Getty, Kagan, Bobo, Bronrott, Cryor, Franchot, Glassman, Heller, Pitkin, Rosso, Shriver, and Turner
Public School Holidays - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day


Establishing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as a public school holiday; and repealing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as a school day on which a public school is required to devote part of the day to appropriate activities.

History by Legislative Date

House Action
First Reading House Rules
Re-referred Ways and Means
Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (137-2)
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
Conference Committee Appointed ...
Delegates Patterson, Rzepkowski, and Carlson
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (132-7)
Passed Enrolled
Signed by the Governor Chapter 597
Senate Action
First Reading Economic and Environmental Affairs
Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic and Environmental Affairs
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)
Senate Refuses to Recede
Conference Committee Appointed ...
Conway J,yson, Jacobs
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
Sponsored by:
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Rushern L. Baker, III, District 22B
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Anthony Brown, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38
Delegate Jean B. Cryor, District 15
Delegate Dereck Davis, District 25
Delegate Michael V. Dobson, District 43
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Cornell N. Dypski, District 46
Delegate Peter Franchot, District 20
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Joseph M. Getty, District 5
Delegate John A. Giannetti, Jr., District 13B
Delegate Barry Glassman, District 35A
Delegate Marilyn R. Goldwater, District 16
Delegate Melony Griffith, District 25
Delegate Sharon M. Grosfeld, District 18
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22A
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate Kerry Hill, District 26
Delegate Sheila Ellis Hixson, District 20
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Verna Jones, District 44
Delegate Cheryl C. Kagan, District 17
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Nancy K. Kopp, District 16
Delegate Salima Siler Marriott, District 40
Delegate Maggie L. McIntosh, District 42
Delegate Pauline H. Menes, District 21
Delegate Brian R. Moe, District 21
Delegate Kenneth C. Montague, Jr., District 43
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Jeffrey A. Paige, District 44
Delegate Obie Patterson, District 26
Delegate Wendell F. Phillips, District 41
Delegate Joan B. Pitkin, District 23
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 42
Delegate Mary Rosso, District 31
Delegate Mark K. Shriver, District 15
Delegate Darren M. Swain, District 24
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13A
Delegate David M. Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A
Bill indexed under the following Subjects:
Bill affects the following Statute:
( 7-103 )


Bill Text: First Reading (PDF), Third Reading (PDF), Enrolled (PDF)
Fiscal Note: Available (PDF)
Number: 015757/1 (PDF)     Offered on: March 22, 1999   at: 7:45 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 223312/1 (PDF)     Offered on: April 10, 1999   at: 9:10 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 244326/1 (PDF)     Offered on: April 5, 1999   at: 8:40 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Conference Committee Documents:
Report Number: 223312/1 (PDF)     Offered on: April 10, 1999   at: 10:26 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 24, 1999: Third Reading Passed (137-2)
April 6, 1999: Third Reading Passed (133-6)
April 6, 1999: Third Reading Passed (46-0)
April 9, 1999: Third Reading Passed (45-0)