Farmers' markets; farm and forest land conversion. (HB1781)

Introduced By

Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Farmers' markets;farm and forest land conversion; plans. Removes the requirements that certain agencies analyze the impact of regulations on the conversion of farm and forest lands and that the Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services summarize the reports of the operators of state-owned farmers' markets to the General Assembly. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101487D
01/09/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/16/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1781)
01/18/2017Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2017Read first time
01/20/2017Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/23/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/02/2017Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2017Read third time
02/07/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1781ER)
02/08/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1781ER)
02/08/2017Signed by Speaker
02/08/2017Signed by President
02/09/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/9/17
02/09/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 16, 2017
02/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 5 (effective 7/1/17)
02/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0005)