Natural Resources Commitment Fund; Dept. of Conservation, etc., to provide annual funding needed. (HB2351)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Natural Resources Commitment Fund; funding. Provides that beginning with the 2010-2011 fiscal year and for each fiscal year thereafter, the Governor through the budget process would propose appropriations for funding of the Virginia Natural Resources Commitment Fund. For each fiscal year the Governor would propose appropriations for funding of the Fund in an aggregate amount that would not be less than (i) 150 percent of the greatest, aggregate appropriation to the Fund included in any prior act of the General Assembly or (ii) $30 million, whichever is greater. The bill would also change the formula for distributions from the Fund. Amends § 10.1-2128.1, § 10.1-546.1, 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 091176592
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2351)
01/28/2009Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2009Assigned App. sub: Economic Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources(Cox)
02/05/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/06/2009Reported from Appropriations with substitute (23-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Committee substitute printed 093993592-H1
02/08/2009Read first time
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093993592-H1
02/09/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2351H1
02/10/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2351H1)
02/10/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/10/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
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 (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Rereferred to Finance
02/18/2009Reported from Finance with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Committee substitute printed 096039592-S1
02/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Read third time
02/20/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/20/2009Committee substitute agreed to 096039592-S1
02/20/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2351S1
02/20/2009Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2351S1
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Placed on Calendar
02/25/2009Senate substitute rejected by House (3-Y 95-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- REJECTED (3-Y 95-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Senate insisted on substitute (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Senate requested conference committee
02/26/2009House acceded to request
02/26/2009Conferees appointed by House
02/26/2009Delegates: Landes, Morgan, Phillips
02/26/2009Conferees appointed by Senate
02/26/2009Senators: Whipple, Reynolds, Hanger
02/28/2009Conference substitute printed 096050592-H2
02/28/2009Conference report agreed to by House (91-Y 0-N)
02/28/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (91-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Enrolled
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2351ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2351ER)
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 209 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0209)

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 50 seconds.