Virginia HB1969 has been voted out of committee and may come before the full House of Delegates for a final vote as early as Monday, February 6. We have one task and one ask right now: contact delegates to request a YES vote on HB1969.
Virginia HB1969 moved out of committee favorably, on a vote of 19-1. It now goes to the House floor calendar for consideration.
Virginia HB1969 will be considered tomorrow in the full House Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee. If it is reported out favorably, it will move toward scheduling and vote in the full House.
HB1969, with one easy fix, would restore a right that all Virginia-born adopted people once had: a right to request and obtain your own original birth certificate.
The email that went out to all supporters of the Capitol Coalition for Adoptee Rights on March 30, 2021.
SB0331 passed out of the Judicial Proceedings Committee with a favorable DO PASS report. It now moves to the Senate floor for consideration.