Animal laws; correct error in 2008 recodification of Title 3.1 to allow town to adopt by reference. (HB2345)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), and Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Enforcement of animal laws in towns; emergency. Corrects an error from the 2008 recodification of Title 3.1, Agriculture, Horticulture and Food, toTitle 3.2, Agriculture, Animal Care, and Food,by reinserting language enacted in 2005 that allows towns to adopt by reference certain ordinances of surrounding counties. Amends § 3.2-6543, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 083299836
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/14/09 083299836
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/28/2009Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Read first time
01/30/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/02/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/02/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/02/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/09/2009Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (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
02/12/2009Floor substitute printed 093147836-S1 (McDougle)
02/12/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/12/2009Substitute by Senator McDougle agreed to 093147836-S1
02/12/2009Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute HB2345S1
02/12/2009Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/16/2009Senate substitute agreed to by House 093147836-S1 (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION EMERGENCY (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Enrolled
02/17/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2345ER)
02/17/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 107 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 107 (effective 2/25/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0107)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.