2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Floor Request)

Floor Action: Rejected

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Chief Patron: Surovell
Dept. Legis. Serv. - Voting Rights Act (language only)

Item 6 #4h

Item 6 #4h

Legislative Department
Legislative Services, Division of

Page 12, after line 28, insert:
"E. There will be no appropriation from the General Fund for the Division to provide legal support, or hire outside counsel, to a sitting member of the General Assembly, House of Delegates, or the State Senate in any action in state or federal court relating to the legality of legislative disrtricts under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)