Crab dredging season; Virginia Marine Resources Commission to adjust opening or closing dates. (HB1724)

Introduced By

Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Crab dredging season.  Authorizes the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to adjust the opening or closing dates of a crab dredge season or to close the crab dredge season for one or more years. Amends § 28.2-707, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

02/14/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/10/2011Committee
01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100692D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/19/2011Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Read first time
01/20/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1724)
01/21/2011Read second time
01/21/2011Committee amendments agreed to
01/21/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB1724E
01/21/2011Printed as engrossed 11100692D-E
01/24/2011Read third time and passed House (96-Y 2-N)
01/24/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1724E)
01/25/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/14/2011Passed by indefinitely in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (12-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)

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 25 seconds.