Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board; clarifies membership. (HB1837)

Introduced By

Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston) with support from co-patron Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board; membership. Clarifies that each of the six nonlegislative citizen members of the Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board (the Board) who is not an at-large member is to be appointed by the Governor from a list of two qualified nominees submitted for each vacancy by the Board and the Board of Directors of the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts in consultation with other groups. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


01/25/2021: Passed the House


01/06/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100998D
01/06/2021Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/12/2021Assigned ACNR sub: Chesapeake
01/14/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1837)
01/18/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/18/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/20/2021Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Committee substitute printed 21103143D-H1
01/21/2021Read first time
01/22/2021Read second time
01/22/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103143D-H1
01/22/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1837H1
01/25/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1837H1)
01/25/2021Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/25/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1161.

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