Biscuit Run; DCR to negotiate land exchange of certain acres in Albemarle County. (HB2167)

Introduced By

Del. Watkins Abbitt (I-Appomattox)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Conservation and Recreation; property conveyance.  Authorizes the Department of Conservation and Recreation to negotiate a land exchange of a part of 1,191 acres for receipt of 36 acres in an area known as Biscuit Run in Albemarle County, Virginia. The purpose of this exchange is to provide the Department with a site for a state park that is less encumbered with private uses that may be detrimental to operations. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/12/2011 Committee
  • 01/12/2011 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101348D
  • 01/12/2011 Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
  • 01/19/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB2167)
  • 02/02/2011 Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/02/2011 Committee substitute printed 11105008D-H1
  • 02/03/2011 Read first time
  • 02/03/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB2167H1)
  • 02/04/2011 Passed by for the day
  • 02/06/2011 Passed by for the day
  • 02/07/2011 Read second time
  • 02/07/2011 Committee substitute agreed to 11105008D-H1
  • 02/07/2011 Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2167H1
  • 02/08/2011 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/08/2011 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/09/2011 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/09/2011 Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
  • 02/14/2011 Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/15/2011 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/16/2011 Read third time
  • 02/16/2011 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/22/2011 Enrolled
  • 02/22/2011 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2167ER)
  • 02/22/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB2167ER)
  • 02/22/2011 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/23/2011 Signed by President
  • 03/26/2011 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 696 (effective 7/1/11)
  • 03/26/2011 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0696)


This bill mentions Albemarle.


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 35 seconds.