Soil and water conservation districts; Attorney General to represent in any suits or actions. (HB119)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Soil and Water Conservation Districts. Requires the Attorney General to represent Soil and Water Conservation Districts in any suits or actions brought by the districts or district directors. Currently, attorneys for the Commonwealth are charged with the responsibility of representing districts and district directors. Amends § 10.1-501, § 2.2-507, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/17/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 086958592
12/17/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2008Assigned GL sub: Professional/Occupational/Adminstrative Process
01/24/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB119)
02/08/2008Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2008Committee substitute printed 081861592-H1
02/09/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time
02/11/2008Committee substitute agreed to 081861592-H1
02/11/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB119H1
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/12/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Communicated to Senate
02/12/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB119H1)
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/25/2008Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Rereferred to Finance
02/27/2008Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/29/2008Passed by for the day
03/03/2008Read third time
03/03/2008Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/05/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB119ER)
03/05/2008Signed by Speaker
03/06/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB119ER)
03/06/2008Signed by President
03/12/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 577 (effective 7/1/08)
03/18/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0577)