Potomac River Fisheries Commission; powers and duties. (HB3037)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Wittman (R-Montross)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Potomac River Fisheries Commission. Raises the daily compensation and reimbursement of Commissioners from $25 to $250; grants Commission retirees eligibility to participate in health and related insurances available to state employees; increases the penalty for violating a regulation of the Commission from $1,000 to $2,500; and extends the regulatory jurisdiction of the Commission to the leasing of bottomlands and water columns in the Potomac River. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


01/12/2007Presented and ordered printed 079189554
01/12/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/24/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/26/2007Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, and Natural Resources (Cox)
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB3037E
02/05/2007Printed as engrossed 079189554-E
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House (95-Y 3-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3037ER)
03/01/2007Signed by Speaker
03/02/2007Signed by President
03/09/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3037ER)
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by House
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective - see bill)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (100-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (HB3037ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 885 (effective - see bill)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0885)