Breaks Interstate Park; employees being commissioned as conservation officers. (SB858)

Introduced By

Sen. Ben Chafin (R-Lebanon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Conservation officers; Breaks Interstate Park. Establishes qualifications and procedures for the commissioning as conservation officers employees of Breaks Interstate Park, a park located in both Kentucky and Virginia and administered by the Breaks Interstate Park Commission. The bill gives all conservation officers jurisdiction over Virginia portions of the park, with the agreement of the Commission, and obligates conservation officers to uphold the rules and regulations of the Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102323D
01/07/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/15/2015Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB858)
01/20/2015Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2015Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Placed on Calendar
01/30/2015Read first time
01/30/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/11/2015Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2015Read second time
02/13/2015Read third time
02/13/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/13/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB858ER)
02/17/2015Signed by Speaker
02/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB858ER)
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 489 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0489)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1859.