Agritourism; amends definition relating to wedding venues. (HB2364)

Introduced By

Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Agritourism; weddings. Amends the definition of "agritourism activity," for purposes of liability, as well as the statutory limit on the imposition of restrictions by local governments, to include service as a wedding venue for not more than 12 weddings per calendar year, each wedding involving not more than 250 guests. Read the Bill »


01/30/2019: passed committee


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100761D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/16/2019Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #1
01/28/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/28/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (5-Y 3-N)
01/30/2019Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (11-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Read first time
02/01/2019Read second time
02/01/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/01/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB2364E
02/01/2019Printed as engrossed 19100761D-E
02/04/2019Read third time and defeated by House (37-Y 60-N 1-A)
02/04/2019VOTE: DEFEATED (37-Y 60-N 1-A) (see vote tally)