Wetland and stream mitigation banks; hydrologic unit boundaries. (HB654)

Introduced By

Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Wetland and stream mitigation banks; hydrologic unit boundaries. Allows the use of a hydrologic unit system or dataset other than the National Watershed Boundary Dataset and allows the adjustment of the hydrologic unit boundaries of such dataset based on the availability of more accurate information. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102463D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/09/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB654)
01/15/2014Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2014Read first time
01/17/2014Read second time
01/17/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/17/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB654E
01/17/2014Printed as engrossed 14102463D-E
01/20/2014Read third time and passed House (95-Y 0-N 1-A)
01/20/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/21/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/21/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB654E)
02/13/2014Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2014Committee substitute printed 14105014D-S1
02/17/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/2014Read third time
02/18/2014Reading of substitute waived
02/18/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14105014D-S1
02/18/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB654S1
02/18/2014Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2014Placed on Calendar
02/20/2014Passed by for the day
02/21/2014Senate substitute agreed to by House 14105014D-S1 (97-Y- 0-N 1-A)
02/21/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/25/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB654ER)
02/25/2014Signed by Speaker
02/27/2014Signed by President
02/28/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB654ER)
03/27/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 332 (effective 7/1/14)
03/27/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0332)


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 45 seconds.