Potomac River Compact; changes penalty for illegal fishing in Potomac River jurisdiction of court. (SB1108)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

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

Description

Illegal fishing in the Potomac River; penalty. Amends the Potomac River Compact by changing the penalty for violating the fishing laws in the Potomac River from the current $1,000 maximum penalty to a maximum penalty of $3,000. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103413D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/17/2013Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2013Read third time and passed Senate (30-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/04/2013Assigned ACNRsub: Natural Resources
02/06/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/13/2013Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Read second time
02/15/2013Read third time
02/15/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/15/2013Engrossed by House as amended SB1108
02/15/2013Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/15/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013House amendment rejected by Senate (16-Y 23-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Reconsideration of House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013House amendment rejected by Senate (17-Y 22-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013House insisted on amendment
02/20/2013House requested conference committee
02/21/2013Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by Senate
02/21/2013Senators: Hanger, Stuart, Ebbin
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1108)
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by House
02/21/2013Delegates: Ransone, Ware, R.L., Plum
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/23/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2013Enrolled
03/04/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1108ER)
03/04/2013Signed by President
03/05/2013Signed by Speaker
03/06/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1108ER)
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 635 (effective - see bill)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0635)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 10 minutes.