CS/HB 1553: Victims of Communism Day
GENERAL BILL by Government Operations Subcommittee ; Borrero ; Fischer ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Barnaby ; Beltran ; Botana ; Bush ; Byrd ; Chambliss ; Drake ; Fabricio ; Fernandez-Barquin ; Fetterhoff ; Harding ; LaMarca ; Maggard ; McCurdy ; Rizo ; Sabatini ; Salzman ; Zika
Victims of Communism Day; Requires Governor to proclaim November 7 of each year as "Victims of Communism Day"; requires day to be observed in public schools; requires certain high school students to receive specified instruction.
Last Action: 4/30/2021 House - Died in returning Messages; companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5 (Ch. 2021-158)
Bill Text: PDF
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Referred to Government Operations Subcommittee
• Referred to State Affairs Committee
• Referred to Rules Committee
• Now in Government Operations Subcommittee
• PCS added to Government Operations Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable with CS by Government Operations Subcommittee
• Reported out of Government Operations Subcommittee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
• Original reference removed: State Affairs Committee
• Original reference removed: Rules Committee
• Referred to Education & Employment Committee
• Now in Education & Employment Committee
• Added to Education & Employment Committee agenda
• Favorable by Education & Employment Committee
• Reported out of Education & Employment Committee
• Bill released to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2021)
• Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• CS passed; YEAS 116, NAYS 0
• Message sent to senate
• In Messages
• Referred to Appropriations -SJ 504
• Received -SJ 504
• Withdrawn from Appropriations -SJ 550
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/SB 490 -SJ 550
• Read 2nd time -SJ 550
• Amendment(s) adopted (133526) -SJ 551
• Read 3rd time -SJ 551
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 551
• In Messages
• Died in returning Messages; companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5 (Ch. 2021-158)
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