Open-space & Farmlands; Joint Sub. Studying Funding Sources for Purchase of Development Rights. (SJ401)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; continues the joint subcommittee studying long-term funding for the purchase of development rights to preserve open-space and farmlands; report. Continues for an additional year the joint subcommittee studying long-term funding sources for the purchase of development rights to preserve open-space land and farmlands. Read the Bill »


02/27/2007: Passed the Senate


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077434732
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/2007Committee substitute printed 076130732-S1
02/05/2007Reading waived (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Read second time
02/06/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/06/2007Committee substitute agreed to 076130732-S1
02/06/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ401S1
02/06/2007Reading waived (38-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/09/2007Placed on Calendar
02/09/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/14/2007Committee substitute printed 072696732-H1
02/16/2007Taken up
02/16/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072696732-H1
02/16/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SJ401H1
02/16/2007Agreed to by House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007House substitute rejected by Senate
02/21/2007House insisted on substitute
02/21/2007House requested conference committee
02/22/2007Senate acceded to request
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Hanger, Devolites Davis, Whipple
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: Cline, Landes, Lewis
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate
02/27/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ401ER)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ576 and HJ692.