Disabled veterans, certain; special hunting and fishing licenses. (HB120)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Wyatt (R-Mechanicsville) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. John Avoli (R-Staunton), Del. Jason Ballard (R-Pearisburg), Del. Ronnie Campbell (R-Raphine), Del. Mike Cherry (R-Colonial Heights), Del. Marie March (R-Floyd), Del. Chris Runion (R-Bridgewater), Del. Phil Scott (R-Spotsylvania), Del. Bill Wiley (R-Winchester), Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria)

Progress

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

Description

Special hunting and fishing license for certain disabled veterans. Authorizes resident veterans who have a service-connected disability of at least 30 percent to receive from the Department of Wildlife Resources, at no cost or a reduced cost depending on the veteran's disability rating, a lifetime license to hunt and freshwater fish. Current law authorizes the provision of such license at no cost to a veteran who is totally and permanently disabled and at half-cost to a veteran who is 70 percent disabled. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/07/2022Committee
01/07/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101550D
01/07/2022Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/24/2022Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/25/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB120)
01/26/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/26/2022Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/02/2022Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2022Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/02/2022Assigned App. sub: Commerce Agriculture & Natural Resources
02/09/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/09/2022Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2022Read first time
02/14/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/15/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/15/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2022Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/22/2022Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2022Read third time
02/25/2022Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2022Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2022Enrolled
03/01/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB120ER)
03/01/2022Signed by Speaker
03/02/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB120ER)
03/02/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2022
03/11/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/01/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 40 (effective 7/1/22)
04/01/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0040)

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