Public's use of state waters; Dept. of Game and Inland Fisheries and Marine Resources to clarify. (HJ689)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Public's use of state waters. Requests the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and the Marine Resources Commission to clarify the public's right to float, fish, and navigate the waters of the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093947712
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on 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 093990712-H1
02/06/2009Taken up
02/06/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093990712-H1
02/06/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HJ689H1
02/06/2009Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/06/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Reading waived
02/09/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/12/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/23/2009Left in Rules


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 30 seconds.