Subaqueous permits; additional platform to serve as water-dependent use. (SB634)

Introduced By

Sen. Martin Williams (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Subaqueous permits. Exempts (i) finger piers of up to five feet in width, (ii) L or T head platforms and appurtenant floating dock platforms of up to 400 square feet, and (iii) open-sided shelter roofs and gazebo-type platforms if allowed by local ordinances, that extend over state-owned, subaqueous lands from having to obtain a permit from the Virginia Marine Resources Commission. Read the Bill »


03/31/2006: signed by governor


01/17/2006Presented and ordered printed 066178848
01/17/2006Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/30/2006Committee substitute printed 067263848-S1
01/30/2006Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite SB633"
01/31/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006VOTE: (36-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Read second time
02/01/2006Reading of substitute waived
02/01/2006Committee substitute agreed to 067263848-S1
02/01/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB634S1
02/02/2006Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006Communicated to House
02/09/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB634S1)
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/22/2006Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (20-Y 2-N)
02/23/2006Read second time
02/24/2006Passed by for the day
02/27/2006Read third time
02/27/2006Passed by for the day
02/28/2006Read third time
02/28/2006Amendments by Delegate Wittman agreed to
02/28/2006Engrossed by House as amended
02/28/2006Passed House with amendments (97-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006House amendments agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB634ER)
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/10/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB634ER)
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
03/31/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 507 (effective 7/1/06)
04/06/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0507)