Garbage; increases fine for dumping into state waters. (HB1715)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Casting garbage. Increases the fine for dumping garbage into the waters of the state from a maximum of $100 to $2,500. Read the Bill »


02/19/2007: signed by governor


12/18/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078287372
12/18/2006Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1715)
01/18/2007Read first time
01/19/2007Read second time
01/19/2007Committee amendments agreed to
01/19/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB1715E
01/19/2007Engrossment reconsidered by House
01/19/2007Passed by for the day
01/22/2007Read second time
01/22/2007Motion to reconsider committee amendments agreed to
01/22/2007Committee amendments rejected
01/22/2007Amendment by Delegate Wardrup agreed to
01/22/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB1715E
01/22/2007Printed as engrossed 078287372-E
01/23/2007Read third time and passed House (91-Y 3-N)
01/24/2007Communicated to Senate
01/24/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/06/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1715E)
02/06/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2007Read third time
02/07/2007Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/07/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1715ER)
02/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1715ER)
02/12/2007Signed by Speaker
02/12/2007Signed by President
02/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 24 (effective 7/1/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0024)