Recreational saltwater license; authorizes Resources Commission to charge nonresidents higher fee. (HB2223)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Recreational saltwater license. Authorizes the Marine Resources Commission to charge nonresidents a higher fee to purchase the saltwater recreational license than the amount paid by residents. The bill also authorizes the Commission to prohibit the sale of a private boat recreational fishing license to a nonresident of a state that does not have a similar licensing option. Amends § 28.2-302.2, § 28.2-302.7, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093939822
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/21/2009Tabled in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/29/2009Reconsidered by Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/04/2009Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Committee substitute printed 093968596-H1
02/05/2009Read first time
02/05/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2223H1)
02/06/2009Read second time
02/06/2009Passed by temporarily
02/06/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093968596-H1
02/06/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2223H1
02/08/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/09/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/16/2009Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Read third time
02/18/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/18/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/18/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/18/2009Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Placed on Calendar
02/20/2009Senate amendment agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/20/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Enrolled
02/25/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2223ER)
02/25/2009Signed by Speaker
02/26/2009Signed by President
03/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2223ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 371 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0371)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 25 seconds.