Fishing licenses; Marine Resources Commission to issue refunds on prorated basis. (HB2507)

Introduced By

Del. Albert Pollard (D-Lively)

Progress

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

Description

Refunds for saltwater fishing licenses. Requires the Marine Resources Commission to refund saltwater fishing licenses on a prorated basis if (i) less than one-third of the season has elapsed, and (ii) the agency has closed the season for fishery management purposes. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/15/2009Committee
01/15/2009Presented and ordered printed 080549690
01/15/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2507)
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 amendments (23-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2009Read first time
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2009Engrossed by House as amended HB2507E
02/09/2009Printed as engrossed 080549690-E
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
02/13/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2507E)
02/16/2009Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Read third time
02/18/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Enrolled
02/23/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2507ER)
02/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2507ER)
02/24/2009Signed by Speaker
02/25/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 384 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0384)

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 3 minutes.