2016 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Surovell
Legal Support or Outside Counsel (language only)

Item 1 #15s

Item 1 #15s

Legislative Department
General Assembly of Virginia


Page 10, following line 23, insert:

"S. There will be no appropriation from the general fund for the General Assembly to provide legal support, or hire outside counsel, to a sitting member of the General Assembly, the House of Delegates, or the State Senate in any action in state or federal court relating to the legality of legislative districts under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965."


(This amendment is self-explanatory.)