Harvester's license; prohibits Commission from issuing to certain nonresidents. (HB1291)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

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

Description

Fisheries; nonresident harvester's license.  Prohibits the Marine Resources Commission from selling a commercial fishing license to a nonresident whose state of residence does not offer for sale the same or similar license to a resident of the Commonwealth. Amends § 28.2-227, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/21/2010Committee
01/21/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103993D
01/21/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/27/2010Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2010Read first time
01/29/2010Read second time
01/29/2010Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB1291E
01/29/2010Printed as engrossed 10103993D-E
02/01/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/01/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/08/2010Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2010Read third time
02/10/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Enrolled
02/17/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1291ER)
02/17/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1291ER)
02/17/2010Signed by Speaker
02/18/2010Signed by President
02/26/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 12 (effective 7/1/10)
02/26/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0012)

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 30 seconds.