Pianakatank River & Narrows; VMRC to convey easements for purpose of installing, etc. cable system. (SB921)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Property conveyance.  Authorizes the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to grant and convey a permanent easement and right-of-way across the bed of the Piankatank River and a permanent easement and right-of-way across the bed of the Narrows, including a portion of the Baylor Survey, to Virginia Electric and Power Company (Dominion Virginia Power), for the purpose of installing and operating a submarine electric distribution cable system. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102600D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2011Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/24/2011Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2011Committee substitute printed 11104453D-S1
01/25/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB921S1)
01/26/2011Read second time
01/26/2011Reading of substitute waived
01/26/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104453D-S1
01/26/2011Emergency clause added
01/26/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB921S1
01/27/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/16/2011Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Read second time
02/18/2011Read third time
02/18/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/18/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/18/2011Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/18/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2011House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB921ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/10/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB921ER)
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 601 (effective 3/25/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0601)


This bill mentions Mathews, Mathews, Middlesex.


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 1 minute.