Recurrent flooding; joint subcommittee established to formulate recommendations to address. (SJ3)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) with support from co-patron Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; recurrent flooding; report. Establishes a 15-member joint subcommittee to formulate recommendations for the development of a comprehensive and coordinated planning effort to address recurrent flooding. The joint subcommittee is charged with recommending short- and long-term strategies for minimizing the impact of recurrent flooding. Its report is to be submitted by November 1, 2015. Read the Bill »


03/05/2014: Passed the House


12/03/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100663D
12/03/2013Referred to Committee on Rules
01/17/2014Reported from Rules with substitute
01/17/2014Committee substitute printed 14104138D-S1
01/20/2014Incorporates SJ34
01/20/2014Reading waived (38-Y 0-N)
01/21/2014Read second time
01/21/2014Reading of substitute waived
01/21/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104138D-S1
01/21/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ3S1
01/22/2014Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
01/24/2014Placed on Calendar
01/24/2014Referred to Committee on Rules
02/18/2014Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/19/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Reported from Rules with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2014Committee substitute printed 14105150D-H1
03/05/2014Taken up
03/05/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14105150D-H1
03/05/2014Engrossed by House - committee substitute SJ3H1
03/05/2014Agreed to by House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/05/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2014House substitute rejected by Senate
03/06/2014House insisted on substitute
03/06/2014House requested conference committee
03/06/2014Senate acceded to request
03/06/2014Conferees appointed by Senate
03/06/2014Senators: Locke, McWaters, Watkins
03/06/2014Conferees appointed by House
03/06/2014Delegates: Stolle, Knight, Hester
03/07/2014C Amended by conference committee
03/07/2014Conference substitute printed 14105635D-S2
03/07/2014Passed by temporarily
03/07/2014Passed by for the day
03/07/2014Conference report agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
03/07/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2014Rules suspended (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/2014Conference report agreed to by Senate
03/08/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ3ER)


This bill mentions Hampton, Virginia's Eastern Shore, Nelson, Tidewater.