Marine Resources Commission; Commissioner to establish permanent office on Virginia Peninsula. (HB2248)

Introduced By

Del. William Barlow (D-Smithfield) with support from co-patron Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Marine Resources Commission location. Removes the requirement that the Commissioner of the Marine Resources Commission establish and equip a permanent office in the City of Newport News. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093937822
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/21/2009Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2248)
01/22/2009Read first time
01/23/2009Passed by for the day
01/26/2009Read second time
01/26/2009Amendment by Delegate Oder agreed to
01/26/2009Engrossed by House as amended HB2248E
01/26/2009Printed as engrossed 093937822-E
01/27/2009Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
01/27/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/05/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2248E)
02/09/2009Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Passed by for the day
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2009Read third time
02/12/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/12/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/12/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/12/2009Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/16/2009Senate amendment agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/16/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2248ER)
02/17/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2248ER)
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 103 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0103)


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 1 minute.