Cemeteries; minimum tree canopy during development process shall be 10 percent. (HB1547)

Introduced By

Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Cemeteries. Provides that the minimum tree canopy as required by localities during the development process shall be 10 percent for cemeteries. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/04/2013Committee
01/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101788D
01/04/2013Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/11/2013Assigned CC & T sub: #2
01/17/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N)
01/18/2013Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Read first time
01/22/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/11/2013Reported from General Laws and Technology (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Read third time
02/14/2013Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Enrolled
02/20/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1547ER)
02/20/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
03/13/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 248 (effective 7/1/13)
03/13/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0248)

Map

This bill mentions Williamsburg, University of Virginia, Charlottesville.

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 30 seconds.