Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board; clarifies membership. (SB1161)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon) with support from co-patron Del. John Avoli (R-Staunton)


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 »


01/19/2021: passed committee


01/08/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100954D
01/08/2021Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/14/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1161)
01/19/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/19/2021Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2021Committee substitute printed 21103248D-S1
01/21/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2021Read second time
01/22/2021Reading of substitute waived
01/22/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103248D-S1
01/22/2021Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1161S1

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1837.

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