Oysters; shifts measurement to point of landing to enforce selling thereof. (HB1993)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Wittman (R-Montross)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Oyster measures. Shifts the measurement of oysters from the point of sale to the point of landing for the purpose of enforcing that the catches are sold by the full bushel or half-bushel. Read the Bill »


02/19/2007: signed by governor


01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073152554
01/05/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/16/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1993)
01/18/2007Read first time
01/19/2007Passed by for the day
01/22/2007Read second time
01/22/2007Amendment by Delegate Wittman agreed to
01/22/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB1993E
01/22/2007Printed as engrossed 073152554-E
01/23/2007Read third time and passed House (94-Y 0-N)
01/23/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2007Communicated to Senate
01/24/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/06/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2007Passed by for the day
02/07/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1993E)
02/08/2007Read third time
02/08/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/08/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1993ER)
02/13/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1993ER)
02/13/2007Signed by Speaker
02/14/2007Signed by President
02/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 36 (effective 7/1/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0036)