Virginia Flooding Adaptation Office; established. (HB739)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Flooding Adaptation Office. Directs the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security to establish the Virginia Flooding Adaptation Office and designate a Chief Resiliency Officer to oversee the operations of such office. The Chief Resiliency Officer, who shall hold no other position, shall serve as the primary coordinator of resilience and adaptation initiatives in Virginia and as the primary point of contact regarding issues related to resilience, sea-level rise, and flooding. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101442D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #4
01/18/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
02/01/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB739)
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/09/2016Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2016Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/10/2016Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/11/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/18/2016Left in Appropriations