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Letter of Carlos Hopkins, Counsel to the Governor to Virginia Legislative Leaders on the Appointment of Jane Roush to the Supreme Court of Virginia.

Categories: Supreme Court/courts,Virginia Issues

http://governor.virginia.gov/media/4592/draft-letter-to-speaker-final-draft-9-15-15-130pm.pdf

Presents the views of the Governor on when the state constitution says the legislature is in session and when not. Legislative leaders contend the General Assembly is still in session, because the House of Delegates did not formally adjourn.   From the Office of the Governor