The Resource Original bills, resolutions and joint resolutions and related attachments of the Virginia Senate

Original bills, resolutions and joint resolutions and related attachments of the Virginia Senate

Label
Original bills, resolutions and joint resolutions and related attachments of the Virginia Senate, 1879-2016
Title
Original bills, resolutions and joint resolutions and related attachments of the Virginia Senate
Inclusive dates
1879-2016
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This series includes original bills introduced by members of the Senate; bills passed by the House of Delegates and communicated to the Senate for action (engrossed bills); and original bills continued from previous sessions. The series also contains resolutions proposed by the Senate and joint resolutions acted on by both houses of the General Assembly
  • The records show: title and date of the bill, resolutions or joint resolution; bill or resolution number; committee to which it is referred; chief patron and his signature; additional patrons; and the text of the bill or resolution
  • Related attachments may include a copy of engrossed bill; roll call vote, a manuscript copy of amendments; a copy of the committee vote; reports; petitions; amendments; communications; nominations; oaths; duplicate bills; or a printout summarizing the status of the bill through the session
  • Original bills are also known as rough bills and bill shucks
Note
An agency history record describes the history and function of the Virginia Senate. (Search author as Virginia General Assembly Senate).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
This series documents the legislation proposed and acted upon by the Senate during a given session. The original bills, resolutions and joint resolutions are used to prepare the engrossed and enrolled bills, resolutions and joint resolutions and are retained for documentation and reference by the Clerk and his staff.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Original bills, resolutions and joint resolutions and related attachments of the Virginia Senate
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Senate record group (RG 80)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1016.65
Governing access note
There are not access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Senate Clerk's Office
Organization method
Numerical by bill or resolution number.
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000491991
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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