Water quality information; Secretary of Natural Resources to be lead Secretary to coordinate. (HB824)

Introduced By

Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester) with support from co-patron Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Water quality information. Designates the Secretary of Natural Resources as the lead Secretary with the responsibility to coordinate technical assistance, information, and training so that consistent water quality data is provided to the public. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 083950600
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/22/2008Referred from General Laws
01/22/2008Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/23/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB824)
01/30/2008Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2008Read first time
02/01/2008Read second time
02/01/2008Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2008Engrossed by House as amended HB824E
02/01/2008Printed as engrossed 083950600-E
02/04/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/04/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2008Communicated to Senate
02/05/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/07/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB824E)
02/20/2008Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
02/22/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Read third time
02/25/2008Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/27/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB824ER)
02/27/2008Signed by Speaker
02/28/2008Signed by President
02/29/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB824ER)
03/05/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 368 (effective 7/1/08)
03/11/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0368)