Seal of the Governor
For Immediate Release: August 29, 2023
Contacts: Office of the Governor: Christian Martinez,

Governor Glenn Youngkin Announces Special Session to Pass Budget, Deliver Tax Relief and Investments for Virginians

RICHMOND, VA - Governor Glenn Youngkin today issued a proclamation calling the members of the General Assembly into special session on September 6th, 2023 to pass amendments to the 2023-24 appropriations act. 


“Today, I am calling Virginia’s lawmakers back to Richmond to reach a resolution on the state budget, Virginians deserve it. To make Virginia more affordable for families and local businesses, we must deliver on our shared goals for more jobs, safer and healthier communities, greater workforce and educational opportunities and much needed tax relief for Virginians. Together, we can get the job done,” said Governor Glenn Youngkin. 


The full text of Governor Youngkin’s proclamation is available here.

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