Dam Safety, Flood Prevention, and Protection Assistance Fund; use of Fund. (HB1866)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Rob Bloxom (R-Accomack), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), and Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Dam Safety, Flood Prevention, and Protection Assistance Fund. Allows the Director of the Department of Conservation and Recreation to make loans from the Dam Safety, Flood Prevention, and Protection Assistance Fund of up to $300,000 to be used to elevate or flood-proof primary and secondary single-family homes, owner-occupied rental housing of not more than four units, and businesses. To be eligible, homeowners' and business owners' structures must be subject to coastal flooding and located in either Zone VE or Coastal Zone AE, as defined by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the National Flood Insurance Program. Amends § 10.1-603.19, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2015Committee
01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102655D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/28/2015Committee substitute printed 15104362D-H1
01/28/2015Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/2015Assigned App. sub: Agriculture, Commerce, Technology and Natural Resources
02/02/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1866H1)
02/04/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Appropriations