Clams, cultured; use of handheld devices for harvesting. (HB1811)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bloxom (R-Accomack) with support from co-patron Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

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

Description

Harvesting clams. Authorizes the Marine Resources Commission to issue permits for the use of a handheld hydraulically operated device for harvesting cultured clams from leased grounds. Amends § 28.2-520, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100456D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1811)
01/26/2015Assigned ACNRsub: Chesapeake
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/04/2015Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/09/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/19/2015Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Read third time
02/24/2015Passed by for the day
02/25/2015Read third time
02/25/2015Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2015Enrolled
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1811ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/17/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1811ER)
03/27/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 675 (effective 7/1/15)
03/27/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0675)