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CONSERVATION

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2006 Session (CD) Carried over from 2006 session but died in committee on or before December 8th


Air pollution; methods to determine opacity. Amending 10.1-1307.3. (Patron-Englin, HB 2878 (F); Ticer, SB 925 (Chapter 148))
Biosolids; Secretaries of Natural Resources and Health and Human Resources to convene panel of experts to study impact of land application thereof. (Patron-Byron, HJR 694 (P))
Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act; impact fees for public facilities related to residential development. Adding  10.1-2109.1. (Patron-Frederick, HB 2679 (F); Frederick, HB 2680 (F))
City of Lynchburg Combined Sewer Overflow Fund; created. Amending 10.1-2128; adding  10.1-2132.1. (Patron-Valentine, HB 3102 (F))
Combined Sewer Overflow Fund; created. Amending  2.2-1509 and 10.1-2128; adding  10.1-2132.1. (Patron-Newman, SB 1322 (F))
Conservation officer or employees of Department; defense thereof for those prosecuted on criminal charges. Amending  2.2-507; adding  10.1-119. (Patron-Deeds, SB 894 (Chapter 595))
Criminal history record information; special conservators of the peace enforcing litter laws to access. Amending  19.2-389. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2895 (F))
Disabled persons; authorizes Department of Forestry, et al., to adopt regulations that allow increased access to hunting, etc. Adding  10.1-1153.1 and 29.1-508.2. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1076 (F))
Easements; land locked parcels. Adding  55-50.2. (Patron-Ruff, SB 492 (CD))
Easements; landlocked parcels. Adding  55-50.3. (Patron-Ruff, SB 804 (F))
Environmental Quality, Department of; consolidation of various boards, increase of authority. Amending  2.2-3705.7, 2.2-4006, 2.2-4007, 2.2-4013, 2.2-4014, 2.2-4015, 2.2-4021, 3.1-949.4, 8.01-225, 10.1-404, 10.1-559.2, 10.1-1182, 10.1-1185, 10.1-1186, 10.1-1186.2, 10.1-1186.2:1, 10.1-1186.4, 10.1-1187.1, 10.1-1187.3, 10.1-1187.6, 10.1-1197.3, 10.1-1232, 10.1-1234, 10.1-1236, 10.1-1300, 10.1-1306, 10.1-1307, 10.1-1307.01, 10.1-1307.2, 10.1-1307.3, 10.1-1308 through 10.1-1312, 10.1-1314 through 10.1-1316, 10.1-1318, 10.1-1320, 10.1-1320.1, 10.1-1321, 10.1-1322, 10.1-1322.4, 10.1-1323, 10.1-1328, 10.1-1400, 10.1-1402, 10.1-1402.01, 10.1-1402.1, 10.1-1402.2, 10.1-1405, 10.1-1408.5, 10.1-1425.23, 10.1-1427, 10.1-1431 through 10.1-1448, 10.1-1450, 10.1-1454.1, 10.1-1455, 10.1-1456, 10.1-1457, 10.1-1504, 10.1-2113, 10.1-2117, 10.1-2129, 10.1-2131, 10.1-2500, 15.2-924, 15.2-2111, 15.2-5101, 21-122.1, 28.2-638, 28.2-1100, 28.2-1205, 28.2-1205.1, 28.2-1302, 28.2-1403, 29.1-213, 29.1-214, 32.1-163, 32.1-164, 32.1-164.3, 32.1-164.5, 32.1-176.7, 32.1-233, 36-99.6, 44-146.30, 45.1-161.6, 45.1-179.2, 45.1-179.7, 45.1-179.8, 45.1-179.9, 45.1-254, 45.1-361.27, 46.2-1176, 46.2-1178.1, 46.2-1179.1, 46.2-1187.2, 46.2-1304.1, 54.1-505, 54.1-2300, 54.1-2301, 55-182.2, 56-586.1, 58.1-2289, 58.1-3660, 58.1-3664, 62.1-44.3, 62.1-44.4, 62.1-44.5, 62.1-44.13, 62.1-44.15 through 62.1-44.15:1.1, 62.1-44.15:2, 62.1-44.15:3, 62.1-44.15:4, 62.1-44.15:5, 62.1-44.15:5.01, 62.1-44.15:5.1, 62.1-44.15:6, 62.1-44.15:7, 62.1-44.16 through 62.1-44.17:1.1, 62.1-44.17:3, 62.1-44.17:4, 62.1-44.18, 62.1-44.18:2 through 62.1-44.19:3, 62.1-44.19:5 through 62.1-44.19:8, 62.1-44.19:14, 62.1-44.19:15, 62.1-44.19:16, 62.1-44.19:18, 62.1-44.20, 62.1-44.21, 62.1-44.23, 62.1-44.25 through 62.1-44.29, 62.1-44.31, 62.1-44.32, 62.1-44.33, 62.1-44.34:8, 62.1-44.34:9, 62.1-44.34:10, 62.1-44.34:11, 62.1-44.34:15, 62.1-44.34:15.1, 62.1-44.34:16, 62.1-44.34:18 through 62.1-44.34:23, 62.1-44.34:25, 62.1-44.36, 62.1-44.37, 62.1-44.38, 62.1-44.39 through 62.1-44.43, 62.1-44.115, 62.1-44.116, 62.1-67, 62.1-69.25, 62.1-69.36, 62.1-69.45, 62.1-73, 62.1-85, 62.1-104 through 62.1-107, 62.1-109, 62.1-111, 62.1-195.1, 62.1-218, 62.1-224, 62.1-225, 62.1-227, 62.1-229 through 62.1-230.1, 62.1-241.1, 62.1-241.2, 62.1-241.4, 62.1-241.6, 62.1-241.7, 62.1-241.8, 62.1-241.12, 62.1-242 through 62.1-245, 62.1-247, 62.1-248, 62.1-249 through 62.1-252, 62.1-255, 62.1-256, 62.1-259 through 62.1-270, and 67-401; adding  10.1-1186.1:1, 10.1-1186.1:2, 10.1-1186.1:3, 10.1-1187.01, 10.1-1187.02, and 62.1-44.34:9.1; repealing  10.1-1184, 10.1-1186.3, 10.1-1301 through 10.1-1305, 10.1-1313, 10.1-1401, 62.1-44.7, 62.1-44.8, 62.1-44.9, 62.1-44.11, and 62.1-44.14. (Patron-Landes, HB 3113 (Chapter 838))
Environmental Quality, Department of; consolidation of various boards, increase of authority. Amending  2.2-3705.7, 2.2-4006, 2.2-4007, 2.2-4013, 2.2-4014, 2.2-4015, 2.2-4021, 3.1-949.4, 8.01-225, 10.1-404, 10.1-559.2, 10.1-1182, 10.1-1185, 10.1-1186, 10.1-1186.2, 10.1-1186.2:1, 10.1-1186.4, 10.1-1187.1, 10.1-1187.3, 10.1-1187.6, 10.1-1197.3, 10.1-1232, 10.1-1234, 10.1-1236, 10.1-1300, 10.1-1306, 10.1-1307, 10.1-1307.01, 10.1-1307.2, 10.1-1307.3, 10.1-1308 through 10.1-1312, 10.1-1314 through 10.1-1316, 10.1-1318, 10.1-1320 through 10.1-1322, 10.1-1322.4, 10.1-1323, 10.1-1328, 10.1-1400, 10.1-1402, 10.1-1402.01, 10.1-1402.1, 10.1-1402.2, 10.1-1405, 10.1-1408.5, 10.1-1425.23, 10.1-1427, 10.1-1431 through 10.1-1448, 10.1-1450, 10.1-1454.1, 10.1-1455, 10.1-1456, 10.1-1457, 10.1-1504, 10.1-2113, 10.1-2117, 10.1-2129, 10.1-2131, 10.1-2500, 15.2-924, 15.2-2111, 15.2-5101, 21-122.1, 28.2-638, 28.2-1100, 28.2-1205, 28.2-1205.1, 28.2-1302, 28.2-1403, 29.1-213, 29.1-214, 32.1-163, 32.1-164, 32.1-164.3, 32.1-164.5, 32.1-176.7, 32.1-233, 36-99.6, 44-146.30, 45.1-161.6, 45.1-179.2, 45.1-179.7, 45.1-179.8, 45.1-179.9, 45.1-254, 45.1-361.27, 46.2-1176, 46.2-1178.1, 46.2-1179.1, 46.2-1187.2, 46.2-1304.1, 54.1-505, 54.1-2300, 54.1-2301, 55-182.2, 56-586.1, 58.1-2289, 58.1-3660, 58.1-3664, 62.1-44.3, 62.1-44.4, 62.1-44.5, 62.1-44.13, 62.1-44.15 through 62.1-44.15:1.1, 62.1-44.15:2, 62.1-44.15:3, 62.1-44.15:4, 62.1-44.15:5, 62.1-44.15:5.01, 62.1-44.15:5.1, 62.1-44.15:6, 62.1-44.15:7, 62.1-44.16 through 62.1-44.17:1.1, 62.1-44.17:3, 62.1-44.17:4, 62.1-44.18, 62.1-44.18:2 through 62.1-44.19:3, 62.1-44.19:5 through 62.1-44.19:8, 62.1-44.19:14, 62.1-44.19:15, 62.1-44.19:16, 62.1-44.19:18, 62.1-44.20, 62.1-44.21, 62.1-44.23, 62.1-44.25 through 62.1-44.29, 62.1-44.31, 62.1-44.32, 62.1-44.33, 62.1-44.34:8, 62.1-44.34:9, 62.1-44.34:10, 62.1-44.34:11, 62.1-44.34:15, 62.1-44.34:15.1, 62.1-44.34:16, 62.1-44.34:18 through 62.1-44.34:23, 62.1-44.34:25, 62.1-44.36, 62.1-44.37, 62.1-44.38, 62.1-44.39 through 62.1-44.43, 62.1-44.115, 62.1-44.116, 62.1-67, 62.1-69.25, 62.1-69.36, 62.1-69.45, 62.1-73, 62.1-85, 62.1-104 through 62.1-107, 62.1-109, 62.1-111, 62.1-195.1, 62.1-218, 62.1-224, 62.1-225, 62.1-227, 62.1-229 through 62.1-230.1, 62.1-241.1, 62.1-241.2, 62.1-241.4, 62.1-241.6, 62.1-241.7, 62.1-241.8, 62.1-241.12, 62.1-242 through 62.1-245, 62.1-247, 62.1-248, 62.1-249 through 62.1-252, 62.1-255, 62.1-256, 62.1-259 through 62.1-270, and 67-401; adding  10.1-1186.1:1, 10.1-1186.1:2, 10.1-1186.1:3, 10.1-1187.01, 10.1-1187.02, and 62.1-44.34:9.1; repealing  10.1-1184, 10.1-1186.3, 10.1-1301 through 10.1-1305, 10.1-1313, 10.1-1401, 62.1-44.7, 62.1-44.8, 62.1-44.9, 62.1-44.11, and 62.1-44.14. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1403 (Chapter 841))
Erosion and sediment control; violation of ordinances. Amending 10.1-562. (Patron-Shannon, HB 2568 (Chapter 204); Devolites Davis, SB 821 (Chapter 51))
First Landing State Park; Department of Conservation and Recreation to lease certain land therein to City of Virginia Beach. (Patron-Iaquinto, HB 3151 (Chapter 690); Wagner, SB 1418 (Chapter 174))
Fort Monroe; Governor to convey property comprising thereof to Fort Monroe Federal Development Authority. Amending  15.2-6304; adding  15.2-6304.1. (Patron-Gear, HB 3180 (Chapter 707); Williams, SB 1392 (Chapter 740))
George Washington’s Grist Mill State Park; Department of Conservation and Recreation to convey certain parcels in Fairfax County. Amending Chapter 580, 1997 Acts. (Patron-Puller, SB 963 (Chapter 54))
Goose Creek; designating portion in Fauquier and Loudoun Counties as Scenic River. Amending  10.1-411. (Patron-Athey, HB 2396 (Chapter 650))
Highway construction projects; shortens time permitted state agencies to respond to requests for permits required. Amending  10.1-1188 and 33.1-19.1. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 2206 (F))
Historic areas and sites; adds to provisions related to preservation of historic buildings and structures. Amending 15.2-2306. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2305 (F))
Houdon’s statue; places molds of Washington under care of State Librarian. (Patron-Howell, W.J., HB 1544 (CD))
Housing authorities; limits power to acquire property within conservation area through use of eminent domain. Amending 36-49.1. (Patron-Suit, HB 1824 (F))
Hunting and trapping; Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to sell permits therefor in state forests. Amending  10.1-1152, 10.1-1156, and 17.1-275; repealing  10.1-1154 and 10.1-1155. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2339 (Chapter 646))
Impaired Waters Clean-up Plan Report; consolidation of various reports into. Amending  2.2-220, 10.1-202, 10.1-642, 10.1-1193, 10.1-2127, 10.1-2134, and 62.1-44.118. (Patron-Lewis, HB 2229 (Chapter 637))
Indoor Clean Air Act; provides unlawful for any person to smoke in certain establishments. Amending  15.2-2801 and 15.2-2803 through 15.2-2807; adding  15.2-2801.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2067 (F))
Land Conservation Fund; disbursement of moneys. Amending 10.1-1020. (Patron-Ware, R.L., HB 2825 (Chapter 673); Ticer, SB 942 (Chapter 77))
Land preservation tax credits; maximum amount allowed annually. Amending  58.1-512. (Patron-Hull, HB 2191 (F))
Land preservation tax credits; removes annual inflation indexing. Amending  58.1-512. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 2226 (F))
Law Officers’ Retirement System; adds conservation officers as members thereof. Amending  51.1-212. (Patron-Deeds, SB 895 (F))
Litter Awareness Fund; created. Amending  33.1-346. (Patron-Fralin, HB 1736 (F))
Littering; dumping or disposing of trash from motor vehicle, penalty. Amending  33.1-346. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1842 (F))
Littering from motor vehicle; includes cigarette remnants as litter. Amending  33.1-346. (Patron-Fralin, HB 805 (CD))
Littering on highways; person convicted to perform minimum of 30 hours of community service. Amending  33.1-346. (Patron-Wittman, HB 1869 (F))
Machinery and tools; classification as intangible personal property and exemption of certified pollution control equipment. Amending  58.1-1101, 58.1-3507, and 58.1-3660. (Patron-Purkey, HB 2666 (F))
Municipal solid waste; regulation thereof. Amending  10.1-1408.1; repealing  10.1-1408.3 and 10.1-1454.3. (Patron-Landes, HB 1689 (Chapter 23))
Norfolk, City of; authorizes City to adopt new redevelopment or conservation plan. Amending  36-27.2. (Patron-Rerras, SB 1138 (Chapter 786))
Northern Virginia land preservation; Department of Conservation and Recreation and task force to study. (Patron-Ticer, SJR 358 (F))
Northern Virginia parkland; Governor to establish task force to work with Department of Conservation and Recreation to study. (Patron-Ticer, SJR 396 (I) See SJR401)
Obstructing or contaminating state waters; increases penalty therefor. Amending  62.1-194.1. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1758 (Chapter 26))
Onsite sewage disposal system; certification of certain workers. Amending  10.1-2117, 15.2-2157, 32.1-163, 32.1-164, 54.1-300, 54.1-2300, 54.1-2301, and 54.1-2302. (Patron-Herring, SB 1270 (Chapter 924))
Open-Space Land and Farmlands, Joint Subcommittee Studying Long-Term Funding Sources for Purchase of Development Rights to Preserve; continued. (Patron-Lewis, HJR 576 (I) See HJR692; Cline, HJR 692 (P); Hanger, SJR 401 (P))
Pesticides and fertilizers; prohibits commercial providers of lawn care services from broadly applying onto streets and driveways. Adding  10.1-104.5. (Patron-Marsden, HB 2663 (F))
Power generation facilities; notification of increased operation. Adding  10.1-1316.2. (Patron-Englin, HB 3081 (F))
Power plants; Department of Health to study public health effects of using trona to mitigate emissions therein. (Patron-Englin, HJR 698 (F))
Private land; no takings for purpose of conservation. Amending 15.2-1900. (Patron-Suit, HB 1819 (F))
Private road easements; maintenance and improvements. Adding 55-50.3. (Patron-May, HB 3116 (F))
Real estate; assessment of property devoted to water-dependent use. Amending  58.1-3229, 58.1-3230, 58.1-3236, 58.1-3237, 58.1-3240, 58.1-3241, and Chapter 675, 1984 Acts (carried by reference in Code as  58.1-3229). (Patron-Wittman, HB 1328 (CD))
Real estate tax; exempts historic landmarks used for commercial or industrial property. Amending  58.1-3221. (Patron-Saxman, HB 3176 (F); Watkins, SB 1058 (F))
Recordation tax; collection thereof to be transferred to Water Quality Improvement Fund. Amending  2.2-1514, 10.1-2128, and 10.1-2133; adding  58.1-818. (Patron-Hanger, SB 413 (CD))
Resources Authority; expands projects that can be financed to include land conservation or land preservation. Amending 62.1-198 and 62.1-199. (Patron-Lewis, HB 1713 (I) See HB2694; Cline, HB 2694 (Chapter 663); Hanger, SB 1211 (Chapter 81))
Reversion of federal lands; State to take title to federal lands in Northern Virginia Planning District containing environmental contamination, certain conditions. (Patron-Albo, HB 2431 (Chapter 490))
Revolutionary War cemeteries and graves; disbursement of funds appropriated for caring therefor. Amending  10.1-2211.1. (Patron-Cline, HB 3192 (Chapter 349))
Road to Revolution Heritage Trail; establishment thereof. (Patron-Peace, HB 1722 (Chapter 852))
Solid waste; disposal fee. Adding  10.1-1408.6. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1945 (F))
Solid waste; nonprofit organizations to receive proceeds from civil action brought for improper disposal thereof. Amending 10.1-1418.1. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1786 (F))
Southeastern Public Service Authority; General Assembly to appoint special commission to investigate acceptance of out-of-area waste. Amending Chapter 596, 2000 Acts. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2360 (F))
State forests; designates proceeds generated thereby to go to Counties of Appomattox, Buckingham, and Cumberland. Amending 10.1-1107. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 3135 (Chapter 689))
State park along South Mayo and North Mayo Rivers; Department of Conservation and Recreation to study feasibility of establishing in Henry County. (Patron-Hurt, HJR 709 (P))
State parks; reduces penalty for violating regulations. Amending 10.1-104. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2143 (Chapter 632))
Stormwater inspectors; removes certification required by Department of Environmental Quality. Amending  62.1-44.15. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2180 (Chapter 633))
Trees; conservation thereof during development process for air quality improvement in certain localities. Adding  15.2-961.1. (Patron-Bulova, HB 2486 (F); Ticer, SB 939 (F))
Trees and timber; proceeds of sale of those from state parks and natural area preserves. Amending  10.1-113. (Patron-Quayle, SB 1115 (Chapter 158))
Uniform Environmental Covenants Act; created. Adding  10.1-1238 through 10.1-1250. (Patron-May, HB 2384 (F))
Uniform Statewide Building Code; locality to require building permits in historic zoning districts. Adding  36-99.6:4. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1053 (F))
Vehicle Emissions; Report of Department of Environmental Quality on Use of On-Road Remote Sensing Devices in Northern Virginia (HJR 208, 2006). (HD 13)
Vehicle registration fees; additional fee to support Land Conservation Fund. Amending  46.2-694. (Patron-Ticer, SB 243 (CD))
Wastewater treatment plants; funding for upgrades. Adding 10.1-1186.01. (Patron-Callahan, HB 3178 (F))
Water Quality Improvement Fund; Combined Sewer Overflow funding for Cities of Lynchburg and Richmond. Amending  10.1-2129. (Patron-Newman, SB 1301 (V))
Water Resources and Wetlands Protection Program; created. Amending  10.1-1408.5, 62.1-44.3, and 62.1-44.29; adding 62.1-44.15:20 through 62.1-44.15:23; repealing  62.1-44.15:5. (Patron-Landes, HB 2539 (Chapter 659))
Wild Spanish Mustangs Fund; created. Adding  10.1-1027. (Patron-Suit, HB 2012 (Chapter 37))
Workers’ compensation; adds conservation officers to those who are entitled to infectious disease presumption. Amending 65.2-402.1. (Patron-Deeds, SB 897 (Chapter 365))
2007 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 09/04/07