Blackwater River; designates a portion as component of State Scenic Rivers System. (HB951)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Scenic river.  Designates a portion of the Blackwater River as a component of the Virginia Scenic Rivers System. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101150D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/20/2010Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2010Committee substitute printed 10104369D-H1
01/21/2010Read first time
01/21/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB951H1)
01/22/2010Read second time
01/22/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104369D-H1
01/22/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB951H1
01/25/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/25/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/22/2010Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2010Read third time
02/24/2010Reading of amendments waived
02/24/2010Committee amendments agreed to
02/24/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/24/2010Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Placed on Calendar
02/26/2010Passed by for the day
03/01/2010Senate amendments agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
03/01/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB951ER)
03/09/2010Signed by Speaker
03/10/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB951ER)
03/11/2010Signed by President
04/09/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 308 (effective 7/1/10)
04/09/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0308)


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 2 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB17, HB136, SB94 and HB890.