Crab pots; recreational gear license, turtle excluder device. (SB283)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

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

Description

Crab pots; recreational gear license; turtle excluder device. Directs the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to require that turtle reduction devices be attached to each crab pot covered by a recreational gear license. Amends § 28.2-226.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102014D
01/07/2016Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/12/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB283)
01/28/2016Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2016Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2016Placed on Calendar
02/05/2016Read first time
02/05/2016Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/08/2016Assigned ACNR sub: Chesapeake
02/11/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/17/2016Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2016Read second time
02/19/2016Read third time
02/19/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/19/2016Engrossed by House as amended
02/19/2016Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/19/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Enrolled
02/24/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB283ER)
02/24/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB283ER)
02/24/2016Signed by Speaker
02/25/2016Signed by President
02/25/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/25/16
02/25/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 3, 2016
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 136 (effective 7/1/16)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 58 seconds.