Virginia Marine Resources Commission; conveyance of easement across Rappahannock River. (SB1030)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Marine Resources Commission; conveyance of easement and rights-of-way; Rappahannock River. Authorizes the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to convey to Virginia Electric and Power Company (Dominion Virginia Power) an easement and rights-of-way needed for constructing and maintaining an overhead electric transmission line across the Rappahannock River in Middlesex and Lancaster Counties. The bill provides that none of the right-of-way property that lies within the Baylor Survey shall be considered part of the natural oyster beds, rocks, and shoals of the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103412D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1030)
02/02/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2015Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2015Placed on Calendar
02/09/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2015Referred from Courts of Justice
02/11/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/18/2015Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Read second time
02/20/2015Read third time
02/20/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2015Engrossed by House as amended
02/20/2015Passed House with amendment (93-Y 0-N 2-A)
02/20/2015VOTE: PASSAGE EMERGENCY (93-Y 0-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015House amendment agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Emergency clause added
02/27/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1030ER)
02/27/2015Signed by Speaker
02/27/2015Signed by President
03/02/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1030ER)
03/04/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/4/15
03/04/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/19/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 377 (effective 3/19/15)
03/19/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0377)