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MINES AND MINING

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Coal; designating as official rock of State. Adding  7.1-40.14. (Patron-Welch, HB 2668 (F))
Coal and gas road improvement tax; use in Dickenson County. Amending  58.1-3713. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2163 (F))
Coal interests; establishing a trust for missing or unknown owners. Adding  45.1-161.311:3 through 45.1-161.311:8. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1308 (Chapter 775))
Goosecreekite; designating as official mineral of State. Adding 7.1-40.14. (Patron-Welch, HB 2667 (F))
License plates, special; issuance celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage. Adding  46.2-749.5:1. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2173 (I) See HB1735; Puckett, SB 1170 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Job’s Daughters, YMCA’s of Virginia, Police Benevolent Association, various occupations, celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage, Washington Capitals hockey team, Izaak Walton League, achievements of Civilian Conservation Corps, and issuance of local logotype and those bearing legend: LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, “IN GOD WE TRUST” and MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. Amending  46.2-746.7, 46.2-746.8, 46.2-746.9 and 46.2-749.4; adding 46.2-749.5:1, 46.2-749.28:1, 46.2-749.73:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.88. (Patron-Rollison, HB 1735 (Chapter 925))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of EMTs, paramedics and firefighters, military parachutists, 3rd Infantry Regiment (“Old Guard”), Special Forces Association, military veterans’ organizations, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage, Air Force Association, Mariners’ Museum, Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughters, certified hunter education instructors, Urban League of Hampton Roads, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and issuance of those bearing legend: HONORARY CONSUL, HISTORIC COVERED BRIDGES and FRIENDS OF TIBET. Amending  46.2-736.2, 46.2-746.4 and 46.2-749.44; adding  46.2-736.01, 46.2-736.02, 46.2-746.2:2.1, 46.2-746.2:3, 46.2-746.2:4, 46.2-749.5:1, 46.2-749.16:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.90. (Patron-Williams, SB 1230 (Chapter 921))
Mineral mining safety training programs; applicability. Amending 45.1-161.292:73. (Patron-Cox, HB 1623 (Chapter 401))
Mining; certain license and permit fees increased. Amending 45.1-161.58, 45.1-161.292:31, 45.1-181, 45.1-184.2, 45.1-235, 45.1-361.29 and 45.1-361.33. (Patron-Stump, HB 2465 (Chapter 542); Puckett, SB 1173 (Chapter 550))
Severance tax; in calculating fair market value, no deduction allowed for depreciation, marketing fees, etc. Amending 58.1-3712, 58.1-3712.1 and 58.1-3713.4. (Patron-Phillips, HB 863 (CD))
Severance tax on gas; levy. Amending  58.1-3712. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2167 (F))
Workers’ compensation; rates for firms engaged in bituminous coal mining. Amending  38.2-1904, 38.2-1908, 38.2-1919, 65.2-801 and 65.2-802. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2171 (F))
Workers’ compensation; reporting of insurance that includes coal mining. Amending  38.2-1919. (Patron-Wampler, SB 978 (Chapter 222))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04