Wildlife; authorizes issuance of kill permit to an airport operator if finds creating a hazard. (SB1515)

Introduced By

Sen. Ken Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Kill permit for wildlife. Authorizes the issuance of a kill permit to shoot any wildlife to an airport operator, if the Director of the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries finds wildlife is creating a hazard. Currently, the operator of an airport can be issued such a permit to kill only deer under this standard. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/23/2009Presented and ordered printed 093969328
01/23/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/02/2009Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Read second time
02/04/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/04/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/04/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1515E
02/04/2009Printed as engrossed 093969328-E
02/05/2009Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2009Placed on Calendar
02/12/2009Read first time
02/12/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/18/2009Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Read second time
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed by for the day
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Amendments by Delegate Griffith rejected
02/25/2009Passed House (98-Y 2-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (98-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1515ER)
03/10/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1515ER)
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 305 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0305)


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 8 minutes.