Natural gas pipeline; Marine Resources Commission to grant easements and rights-of-way. (HB3005)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk) with support from 23 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News), Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News), Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk), Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Ken Melvin (D-Portsmouth), Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk), Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester), Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News), Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Terrie Suit (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), Del. Leo Wardrup (R-Virginia Beach), Del. John Welch (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Kenneth Alexander (D-Norfolk), Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville), Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk), Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake), Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Property conveyance. Authorizes the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to grant easements and rights-of-way to Virginia Natural Gas, Inc. across the beds of the Hampton Roads Harbor and Elizabeth River Reach for the construction of a natural gas pipeline. Read the Bill »


02/19/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070972366
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/10/07 070972366
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/17/2007Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2007Read first time
01/19/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2007Read third time and passed House (95-Y 0-N)
01/22/2007Communicated to Senate
01/23/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/2007Rereferred to Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/30/2007Passed by for the day
01/31/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3005)
01/31/2007Read second time
02/01/2007Read third time
02/01/2007Reading of amendment waived
02/01/2007Amendment by Senator Quayle agreed to
02/01/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/01/2007Passed Senate with amendment (35-Y 0-N 3-A)
02/02/2007Placed on Calendar
02/03/2007Senate amendment agreed to by House (85-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3005ER)
02/12/2007Signed by Speaker
02/12/2007Signed by President
02/13/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3005ER)
02/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 50 (effective 2/19/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0050)