2019-2020 Legislative Committee:
Chairman: Rick Oertel (284)
Vice Chairman: Bill Aramony (24)
Members: Bobby Rogers (9), W. Glenn Yarborough (270), Makea Barton (29), Rick Ward (75)
Member Emeritus: George T. Blume (182)
SAL Member: Jeff Evans (327)
Ex-Officio Member: Department Adjutant Dale Chapman (325)
PDC Advisor: Brett Reistad (270)
Purpose– To formulate, recommend and implement adopted legislative policies of official interest to the American Legion ; be solely responsible for representing the American Legion, Department of Virginia, before the General Assembly of Virginia, and each Committee thereof, and to the Virginia Members of the Congress of the United States; and to assist the Department Executive Committee in preparation of its annual legislative program for each session for the Virginia General Assembly.
Reporting: The Chairman of the Legislative Committee reports its actions and activities to the Department Executive Committee.
Virginia Day on the Hill: January 15, 2020 (Tentative) or January 22, 2020 (Tentative)
2020 Day on the Hill Information: Make Your Plans to Attend 2020 Day on the Hill
The 2020 Legislative Initiatives of the Joint Leadership Council (JLC) of Veteran Service Organizations (VSOs) have been finalized and can be found here: 2020 Legislative Objectives