Chesapeake Bay; voluntary tax contributions for restoration, report. (SB414)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Tax contributions for restoration of the Chesapeake Bay. Requires the Secretary of Natural Resources to submit a report to the committees of oversight and the Virginia delegation to the Chesapeake Bay Commission by November 1 of each year describing how the moneys from the voluntary income tax check-off for Chesapeake Bay restoration activities were expended. The bill requires the report to be posted on a website maintained by the Secretary of Natural Resources, along with a cumulative listing of previous grants. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100850D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB414)
01/14/2014Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/16/2014Read second time
01/16/2014Reading of amendment waived
01/16/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/16/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB414E
01/16/2014Printed as engrossed 14100850D-E
01/17/2014Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Placed on Calendar
01/23/2014Read first time
01/23/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB414E)
02/17/2014Reported from Finance (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2014Read second time
02/19/2014Read third time
02/19/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/19/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB414ER)
02/21/2014Signed by Speaker
02/23/2014Signed by President
02/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB414ER)
03/05/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 182 (effective 7/1/14)
03/05/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0182)


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 40 seconds.