Hunting apparel; blaze pink. (HB1939)

Introduced By

Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston)

Progress

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

Description

Hunting apparel; blaze pink. Allows hunters to wear blaze pink instead of blaze orange hunting apparel when required during firearms deer hunting season or the special season for hunting deer with a muzzle-loading rifle. Amends § 29.1-530.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2017Committee
01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102104D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/16/2017Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/19/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1939)
01/25/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/01/2017Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Read first time
02/03/2017Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/06/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/16/2017Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Read third time
02/21/2017Passed Senate (35-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2017Enrolled
02/24/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1939ER)
02/24/2017Signed by Speaker
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/27/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1939ER)
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 347 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0347)

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 2 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.



Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): HAVE ALL THE SENATORS VOTED? THEIR VOTE? DO ANY SENATORS DESIRE TO CHANGE THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 40, NOS 0. AYES 40, NOS 0. THE BILL PASSES. HOUSE BILL 1400, A BILL RELATING TO THE CREATION OF THE VIRGINIA VIRTUAL SCHOOL. REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE. THE SENATOR FROM AUGUSTA COUNTY, SENATOR HANGER.

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon): MR. PRESIDENT, I WOULD DEFER TO THE CHAIR OF THE EDUCATION COMMITTEE.

[Unknown]: THANK YOU, SENATOR. THE SENATOR FROM BEDFORD.

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon): MR. PRESIDENT, I WOULD MOVE THAT THE BILL PASS AND SPEAKING TO THAT MOTION.

[Unknown]: THE SENATOR HAS THE FLOOR. MR. PRESIDENT, YOU HAVE SEEN THIS BILL BEFORE FROM THE SENATOR FROM HENRICO. THIS IS A BILL THAT ESTABLISHES THE BOARD OF VIRTUAL EDUCATION. IT IS A BOARD THAT PURPOSES A GOVERNING BODY FOR THE FULL-TIME PROGRAM. AS MANY OF YOU KNOW, WE SET UP A VIRTUAL EDUCATION PROCESS THAT'S IN THE CODE. IT IS FOLLOWED BY BUDGET LANGUAGE AND IT REALLY IS A VERY CONVOLUTED SYSTEM. WE BASICALLY HAVE VENDORS THAT ARE OUT THERE LOOKING FOR A LOCAL SCHOOL DIVISION TO BECOME A PARTNER WITH AND THEN THEIR FUNDING GOES TO THE SOQ IN THAT PROGRAM. THAT IS NOT A SYSTEM THAT SHOULD BE A LONG-TERM FIX. THIS BILL SEEKS TO REMEDY THAT. THE BILL HAS BEEN THROUGH A NUMBER OF ITERATIONS THROUGH THIS PROCESS. IT DOES HAVE THE AVERAGE STATE SHARE OF THE STANDARD OF QUALITY IS THE WAY THAT THE FUNDING WOULD END UP OPERATING, AND THERE IS A MAXIMUM WHICH MANY IN THIS BODY HAVE ASKED FOR OF 5,000 STUDENTS STATEWIDE. ONCE AGAIN, WE'VE HEARD THIS BILL IN THIS FORM BEFORE AND I WOULD HOPE THAT THE BILL WOULD

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THANK YOU, SENATOR. PASS. THE QUESTION IS SHALL HOUSE BILL 1400 ALL IN FAVOR OF THE MOTION WILL RECORD THEIR VOTES AYE, THOSE OPPOSED NO. ARE THE SENATORS READY TO VOTE? HAVE ALL THE SENATORS VOTED? DO ANY SENATORS DESIRE TO CHANGE THEIR VOTE? THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 22, NOS 18. AYES 22, NOS 18. THE BILL PASSES. EDUCATION AND HEALTH. HOUSE BILL 1573, A BILL RELATING TO MARINE RESOURCES COMMISSION, LICENSES, REVOCATION. REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES. THE SENATOR FROM STAFFORD, SENATOR STUART.

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland): THANK YOU, MR. PRESIDENT. I MOVE THE BILL PASS AND SPEAKING TO THAT.

[Unknown]: THE SENATOR HAS THE FLOOR.

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland): MR. PRESIDENT, WHAT THIS BILL