HB1819: Rappahannock River; designating a 79-mile portion as a component of Va. Scenic Rivers System.


Offered January 13, 2021
Prefiled January 6, 2021
A BILL to amend and reenact § 10.1-415 of the Code of Virginia, relating to Rappahannock State Scenic River.

Patrons-- Cole, J.G., Carr, Cole, M.L., Guzman, Lopez and Orrock; Senator: Stuart

Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That § 10.1-415 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 10.1-415. Rappahannock State Scenic River.

The mainstem of the Rappahannock River in Rappahannock, Culpeper, Fauquier, Stafford, and Spotsylvania, Caroline, King George, Westmoreland, Essex, and Richmond Counties and the City of Fredericksburg from its headwaters near Chester Gap to the Ferry Farm-Mayfield Bridge Essex-Middlesex and Richmond-Lancaster County lines, a distance of approximately 86 165 river miles, is hereby designated as the Rappahannock State Scenic River, a component of the Virginia Scenic Rivers System.