Watercraft, personal; prohibits operation on lake smaller than 50 acres. (HB346)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Personal watercraft; operation on public lake smaller than 50 acres; local ordinance. Provides that any locality in Planning District 23 may, by ordinance, prohibit the operation of a personal watercraft on a public lake measuring less than 50 acres in extent, with a violation constituting a Class 4 misdemeanor. Amends § 29.1-748, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/04/2018Committee
01/04/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101920D
01/04/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Chesapeake
01/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB346)
01/15/2018Assigned ACNRsub: Subcommittee #2
01/17/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/24/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2018Committee substitute printed 18105290D-H1
01/26/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Read second time
01/29/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105290D-H1
01/29/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB346H1
01/30/2018Read third time and passed House (95-Y 3-N)
01/30/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/02/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB346H1)
03/01/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with amendment (8-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018Read third time
03/06/2018Reading of amendment waived
03/06/2018Committee amendment agreed to
03/06/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/06/2018Passed Senate with amendment (29-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Placed on Calendar
03/07/2018Senate amendment agreed to by House (86-Y 10-N)
03/07/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (86-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2018Enrolled
03/09/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB346ER)
03/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB346ER)
03/09/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/20/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/23/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 426 (effective 7/1/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0426)

Video

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 3 minutes.