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J.R.H.2

Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Rep. John Killacky , Rep. Janet Ancel, Rep. Peter Anthony, Rep. Matthew Birong, Rep. Tiffany Bluemle, Rep. Jana Brown, Rep. Jessica Brumsted, Rep. Brian Cina, Rep. Sara Coffey, Rep. Harold "Hal" Colston, Rep. Sarah Copeland Hanzas, Rep. Mari Cordes, Rep. Karen Dolan, Rep. Katherine "Kari" Dolan, Rep. Anne Donahue, Rep. Katherine Donnally, Rep. David Durfee, Rep. John Gannon, Rep. Maxine Grad, Rep. Mary Hooper, Rep. Lori Houghton, Rep. Kathleen James, Rep. Stephanie Jerome, Rep. Emilie Kornheiser, Rep. William Lippert, Rep. James Masland, Rep. Michael Mrowicki, Rep. Carol Ode, Rep. Carolyn Partridge, Rep. Avram Patt, Rep. Ann Pugh, Rep. Robin Scheu, Rep. Amy Sheldon, Rep. Katherine Sims, Rep. Taylor Small, Rep. Thomas Stevens, Rep. George Till, Rep. Maida Townsend, Rep. Joseph "Chip" Troiano, Rep. Tommy Walz, Rep. Kathryn Webb, Rep. Rebecca White, Rep. Theresa Wood, Rep. Michael Yantachka
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
1/27/2021 - Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
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House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
Last Recorded Action
House 1/27/2021 - Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
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Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

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Regular Session 2021-2022
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Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

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Regular Session 2021-2022
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Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Committee Meetings

Regular Session 2021-2022
Meeting Date Committee
Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2021-2022
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
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JRH2 - Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Michael Chernick, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Rep. John Killacky, Sponsor

Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
3:00 PM

JRH2 - Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Nancy Gallagher, Author, "Breeding Better Vermonters: The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State"
Judy Dow, Author, Understanding the Vermont Eugenics Survey and its Impacts Today
Mercedes de Guardiola , Author, Vermont History Journal - 'Segregation or Sterilization” - Eugenics in the 1912 Vermont State Legislative Session

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
1:00 PM

JRH2 - Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Carol McGranaghan, Chair, Vermont Commission on Native American Affairs
Don Stevens, Chief, Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk-Abenaki Nation
Rich Holschuh, Executive Director, Atowi Project
Lucy Neel, Nulhegan Tribe Indian Education Coordinator, Holland, Vermont
Doug Bent, Member of Koasek Tribe, Commissioner, Vermont Commission on Native American Affairs

Thursday, February 25, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
9:00 AM

JRH2 - Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Susan Aranoff, Senior Planner and Policy Analyst, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council
Terry Holden, Member, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council
Max Barrows, Outreach Director, Green Mountain Self Advocates
Susan Aichroth, Self Advocate and Former Resident of the Brandon Training School
A.J. Ruben, Supervising Attorney, Disability Rights Vermont
Kim Chase, Self Advocate, Essex Junction
Jeff Benay, Representative, Abenaki Nation of Missisquoi

No committee documents found for J.R.H.2 in the Regular Session 2021-2022.
Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Witnesses Who Testified

Regular Session 2021-2022
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
  • Susan Aichroth, Self Advocate and Former Resident of the Brandon Training School
  • Susan Aranoff, Senior Planner and Policy Analyst, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council
  • Max Barrows, Outreach Director, Green Mountain Self Advocates
  • Jeff Benay, Representative, Abenaki Nation of Missisquoi
  • Doug Bent, Member of Koasek Tribe, Commissioner, Vermont Commission on Native American Affairs
  • Kim Chase, Self Advocate, Essex Junction
  • Michael Chernick, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
  • Mercedes de Guardiola , Author, Vermont History Journal - 'Segregation or Sterilization” - Eugenics in the 1912 Vermont State Legislative Session
  • Judy Dow, Author, Understanding the Vermont Eugenics Survey and its Impacts Today
  • Nancy Gallagher, Author, "Breeding Better Vermonters: The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State"
  • Terry Holden, Member, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council
  • Rich Holschuh, Executive Director, Atowi Project
  • Rep. John Killacky, Sponsor
  • Carol McGranaghan, Chair, Vermont Commission on Native American Affairs
  • Lucy Neel, Nulhegan Tribe Indian Education Coordinator, Holland, Vermont
  • A.J. Ruben, Supervising Attorney, Disability Rights Vermont
  • Don Stevens, Chief, Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk-Abenaki Nation

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Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Committee of Conference Meetings

Regular Session 2021-2022
Meeting Date Committee
Joint resolution sincerely apologizing and expressing sorrow and regret to all individual Vermonters and their families and descendants who were harmed as a result of State-sanctioned eugenics policies and practices

Committee of Conference Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2021-2022
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No committee of conference report found for J.R.H.2 in the Regular Session 2021-2022.

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Act

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Staff & Other Information

Staff
Michael Chernick, Legislative Counsel

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