Amusement Device Act; excludes snow tubing parks, etc., from definition of amusement device, etc. (SB1455)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Amusement Device Act; amusement device or structure.  Excludes snow tubing parks and rides, ski terrain parks, ski slopes and ski trails from the definition of amusement device or structure under the Virginia Amusement Device Act. Amends § 36-98.3, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/21/2011Presented and ordered printed 11104418D
01/21/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/01/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1455)
02/02/2011Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2011Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Placed on Calendar
02/09/2011Read first time
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/11/2011Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
02/16/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/17/2011Reported from General Laws (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Read second time
02/22/2011Read third time
02/22/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/22/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1455ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 546 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0546)
03/29/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1455ER)


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.