Virginia crab meat; Class 3 misdemeanor for improper labeling. (SB1419)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia crab meat label. Makes it a Class 3 misdemeanor for any person to represent or label a container as containing Virginia crab meat unless 100 percent of the crab meat is from crabs taken from or caught in Virginia waters. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/23/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103218D
01/23/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/29/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1419)
01/29/2015Passed by indefinitely in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with letter (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)